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  • Page 251

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    Elder Adams took a text in Obadiah 17 vers upon Mount Zion shall be deliverance &c He spoke lengthy concerning Zion that was to be built up in the last days & pointed out Joseph from the scriptures and brought much testimony to prove the subject. At the close of the discourse President Joseph Smith turned over the confer- ence into the hands of the Twelve And Adjourned untill 2 oclok. Met at 2 oclok & President Hiram Smith arose & spent most of the Afternoon in ...
    Dates:
    April 9, 1844
  • Page 327

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    when the meeting was closed, after shaking hand with many friends, and taking many letters to convey to England, I returned to my family all our children were at home. Br & Sister Benbow was present August 26, 1844 ~ Monday 26th I went to the River in Company with Mrs Woodruff to be baptized, for some of our dead friends I was baptized for five of my friends under the hands of G. A. Smith ...
    Dates:
    August 26, 1844 August 27, 1844
  • Page 138

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

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    March 13, 1842 ~ Sunday 13th Sunday I spent the day at home with my family & wrote some in my Journal March 14, 1842 ~ Monday 14th Spent the day in printing Office March 15, 1842 ~ Tuesday 15th [FIGURES] The Nauvoo Masonic Lodge was formed esstablished and organized this day. The p[r]ossession was formed at half past one oclock at Joseph's store & marched in p[r]ossession to the grove in front of the
    Dates:
    March 13, 1842 March 14, 1842 March 15, 1842 March 16, 1842 March 17, 1842 March 18, 1842 March 19, 1842
  • Page 186

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

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    The following are the names of the dead that Elder Willford Woodruff was baptized for in Nauvoo in the River in AD 1844 Gnd Father Asahel Hart Aug 26th " Mother Hart " " ^Geo. A. Smith.^ Uncle Asahel Hart " " " Joseph Hart " " Aunt Sophrona Hart" " Uncle Adna Hart " " Aunt Eunice Hart " " Friend Rob
  • Page 224

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

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    We walked from this Mews to the National gallery & after visiting all the paintings we returned home, somwhat weary after a long walk in a rainy day in London distance of the day 10 miles The state coachman informed me that her Majes[ty] would be quite familiar & even sociable in many respects, with some of her subjects but was kept distant by her Ministry 10 m December 9, 1840 ~ Wednesday Dec 9th We had a long pleasant days walk this day Elders
    Dates:
    December 9, 1840
  • Page 12

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

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    Thomas Clark Edward Philips prist Edward Ginkins Herefordshire Melina Prichard Froomes Hill Baptized & confirmed March 30th John Preece Mary Ann Preece Hannah Pullen ^100^ Mary Pitt Hannah Pitt James Palmer Henry Palmer James Palmer jr James Bishop
    Dates:
    March 30, 1840 March 31, 1840
  • Page 12

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    January 18, 1843 ~ Wednesday Jan 18th Joseph Smith the Prophet & his Lady made a feest for his friends as a time of rejoiceing with them in consequence of his deliverence from oppression we had an inter- esting day about 20 of those who went with him to Springfield & also the Twelve & many others numbering in all about 75 persons. Gen Law & Miss Eliza Snow had compos- ed each of them a song which ...
    Dates:
    January 18, 1843 January 19, 1843
  • Page 302

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    Aug 8th 1844 [FIGURE] All the authorities of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in and about Nauvoo met in a special conference in the grove in Nauvoo at 3 oclock. The quorum of the Twelve, Councillors S. Rigdon & A Lyman, the High Council, and others occupied the Stand, the High Priest, quorum, & quorum of the Seventies and Elders, Pishops Priests Teachers & deacons appeared in their several quorums and took their seats and also a ...
  • Page 303

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    gardeen [guardian], a Prophet, evangelist or sumthing els as your head to lead you all that are in favor of it make it manifest by raising the right hand. No hands raised. All that wants to draw away a party from the church after them let them do it if they can but they will not prosper. I now wish to speak of the organization of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Sidney Rigdon and Amasa Lyman were counsellors to Joseph. I ask ...
  • Page 304

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    in trust if so look at a bishop, it is their place to attend to temporal matters they never yet have acted in their station. Elder S. Rigdon claims to be a spokesman to Joseph, vary well he is but can he now act in that office if he wants now to be a spokesman to the prophet, he must go to the other side of the veil for the Prophet is there But Elder Rigdon is here. why will Elder Rigdon be a fool. Let those ...