Manchester, Lancashire, England

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  • Page 97

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    & fals rumour from Priest & people of evry sect and party who hav^e^ deluged the whole land with tracts pamphlets & newspaper stories against the Saints but notwithstanding this the work still progresses throughout that land it is doing well in London Manchester & many other places in England, Scotland, Wales &c Elder Hyde has gone to Germany on his way to Jerrusalem, Elder P P. Pratt also ...
  • Page 181

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    = Edward Philips .P. = Ashfield & Crawcutt 1 Dead 55 - 5 - - = John Fidoe P. Ditto Bishop Froome 10 - 1 - - = Eld. George Allen = Clifton upon Tame 15 - 2 - - = Samuel Williams P. = Marlvern Hill 1 remov 21 - 1 1 - = William Pitt .P. = Derla Common 3 - 1 - - = Eld. Joseph Pullen = Willington Heath 2 - - - - = Eld
  • Page 185

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Moved & carried that Badley Edge be organized a Branch Moved & carried that Elder Cordon represent this Conference to the general Conference to be held at Manchester on the 6th of Oct 1840 Moved & carried that this Conferenc adjourn to the 28th Dec. The meeting then concluded by singing & Prayer, & in the afternoon the Officers met when Elder Woodruff addressed them at length & gave much council & advice & the Blessing of God was with us through ...
    Dates:
    September 29, 1840 September 30, 1840 October 1, 1840
  • Page 187

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    October 5, 1840 ~ Monday 5th I took coach in company with Elder's Kimball & Br Kneadham for Bir Manchester I had a shake of the ague on the way & was quite sick, when I arived at Manchester I had an interview with Brs Young, Richards, & O Pratt & many other Brethren I [FIGURE] wrote a letter to Phebe & spent the night at Br Richards with Br ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1840 October 6, 1840
  • Page 189

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    October 7, 1840 ~ Wednesday Oct 7th ^John Burry^ I sat in council with the Twelv & many other Saints at the Star Office, we all attending A discussion in the evening held at the Carpenters Hall Garrett Road Manchester. A Mr [B◊rrett] attempted to Prove the Book of Mormon fals & water Baptism or Baptism by immersion not esse- ntial to Salvation he was answered by Elder Corden who proved the Book of mormon true & ...
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    October 7, 1840 October 8, 1840 October 9, 1840 October 10, 1840 October 11, 1840 October 12, 1840
  • Page 190

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    the proof Sheet of the Book of Mormon. I bought two pair of pantaloons. I spent the night at Br Rigbys's after taking supper at Br. Miller's. The People are much stired up in Manchester, thei[r] will soon be persecution arise against the Saints in this town, the work is progressing the servants of God have preached in the streets, & the town is warned & the methodist Preachers are much stired up against it. They gathered together at a house & sent for ...
    Dates:
    October 13, 1840 October 14, 1840
  • Page 191

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    October 15, 1840 ~ Thursday 15th I arose refreshed by sleep but had a wait upon my mind, which has been upon me for ma- ny days the spirit of which manifests great trouble & persecutions of the Saints in general, throughout Europe & America & that many will fall away, that the USA will rise against the church & that they will be driven from whare they are & that great trouble awaits the world universally I had a long conversation with Catherine the Prophetess upon these ...
    Dates:
    October 15, 1840
  • Page 87

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ARRIVE IN LIVERPOOL. Our company consisted of 109 souls, composed of Ameri- cans, English, Scotch, Irish, Welsh and Dutch. We arrived in Liverpool dock on the 11th day of January, 1840, having made the voyage from New York in twenty-three days. CHAPTER XXIII. OUR VISIT TO PRESTON—OUR FIRST COUNCIL IN ENGLAND, IN 1840—WE TAKE DIFFERENT FIELDS OF LABOR—A WOMAN POSSESSED OF THE DEVIL—ATTEMPT TO CAST IT OUT AND FAIL—TURN OUT THE UNBELIEVERS, AND THEN SUCCEED—THE EVIL SPIRIT ...
    Dates:
    January 11, 1840 January 13, 1840
  • Page 88

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Elder Willard Richards had been called to be one of the quorum of the Twelve Apostles, but had not yet received his ordination. On the day following I parted with Elders Taylor and Field- ing, who went to Liverpool, and with Elder Richards, who tarried in Preston. Elder Turley and I went to Man- chester. It was the first time I ever visited that city. I ...
  • Page 89

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    THE WORD OF THE LORD TO ME. it and cast the devil out of it, and the evil spirits had no power over the household afterwards. This was done by the power of God, and not of man. We laid hands upon twenty in Manchester who were sick, and they were mostly healed. On the 21st, I arrived in Burslem by coach, and met, for the first time, with Elder Alfred Cordon. This being my field of labor, I ...
    Dates:
    January 21, 1840 January 22, 1840 February 10, 1840 March 1, 1840 March 2, 1840