Nauvoo Temple, Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois

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  • Page 78

    Part of History – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    the beginning of the revelations & foundation of Zion, & for the glory & honour & endowment of all her municipals and ^are^ ordained by the Ordinance of my holy house which my people are always com- manded to build unto my Holy name. And verily I say unto you let this house be built unto my name that I may reveal mine ordinances therein unto my people, for I deign to reveal unto my Church things which have been kept hid from before the foundation of the world, things which pertain ...
  • Page 79

    Part of History – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    all things pertaining to this house & the priesthood thereof & the place whareon it shall be built, & ye shall build it on the place whare you have contemplated building it, for that is the place which I have chosen ^for you^ to build it. If ye labour with all your might I will consecrate that spot that it shall be made holy & if my people will harken unto my voice & unto the voice of my Servants whome I have appointed to lead my people behold verily I say unto you they shall ...
  • Page 80

    Part of History – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    voice of my Servents whome I have appointed they shall not be blessed because they pollute my Holy ground and mine Holy Ordinances and charte[rs] & miyne ^my^ Holy words which I give unto them, & it shall come to pass that if you build a house unto my name & do not do the things that I say I will not perform the oath which I make unto you neither fulfill the promise which ye expect at my hands saith the Lord, for instead of blessings, ye by your own works bring cursi[ngs] wrath, indignation ...
  • Page 83

    Part of History – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    to do a work & have been hindered by the hands of their enemies & by oppression saith the Lord your God, for I am the Lord your God & will save all those of your Brethren who have been pure in heart & have been slain in the Land of Missouri saith the Lord. And again verily I say unto you I com- mand you again to build a house to my name even in this place that ye may prove your- selves unto me that ye are faithful in ...
  • Page 201

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    February 6, 1857 ~ Friday 6th I spent the day in the office & evening conversing with the board of Directors of the Agricultural society February 7, 1857 ~ Saturday 7th I spent the day in the office & the attended the High priests meeting in the evening. W. Woodruff spoke first a short time & exhorted the High priest to prize the priesthood & not trifle with it or any of the Blessings which God has given you the spirit of God ...
    Dates:
    February 6, 1857 February 7, 1857 February 8, 1857 February 9, 1857 February 10, 1857 February 11, 1857
  • Page 423

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    July 13th Questions Asked By Horace Greely & Answered By Brigham Young At 2 oclock P.M. The following Persons met at President Youngs upper Room Lion House in the Mansion B Young H. C. Kimball D H. Wells J. M. Bernhisel W Woodruff S M Blair H Stout A Carrington, J. Ferguson Elias Smith, & Horace Greely Editor of the Tribune ...
  • Page 449

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    NDec 7th President Young called into the office and spent about an hour with us I spoke to President Young about our getting [FIGURE] out the History of Joseph striped of all of its appendages and to be published as the plain History of Joseph Smith, he said let it rest at present, we shall not do any thing about it now. President Young said in speaking of the Temple we I herd a man say to day we would go back ...
    Dates:
    December 8, 1859 December 9, 1859 December 10, 1859 December 11, 1859
  • Page 12

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    The City Hall G. S. L. City Jan 8, 1866 G. Q. Cannon Mouth The Grantsville Meeting House July 14, 1866. G Q Cannon Mouth The Cooperative Store of Wm Jennings March 1, 1849 President Brigham Young was Mouth followed By G. A. Smith & Daniel H Wells The Springville Meeting House April 17, 1869 D. H. Wells Mouth The Coleville Meeting House Sept 21, 1869 D ...
  • Page 216

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Jan 1, 1877 this it seems a great many of the people know nothing about it. It is true that Solomon built a Temple for the purpose of Giving Endowments but from what we can learn of the History of that time they gave vary few if any Endowments and one of the High Priest was murdered by wicked and corrupt men who had already began to apostitize because he would not reveal those things appertaining to the Priesthood that was forbidden for him to reveal untuill he came to ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter from William W. Player, 16 October 1845

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    Nauvoo Oct 16th 1845 Dear Brother in Christ I Recvd your letter and I feel thankful to you for your Kind Advice but as I cannot leave at the Preasent I send to you this Parcil which contains the Power of Atorney which was sent by my Brother in law to me earley in the spring this year but you Know how scarce Money is in this place I have not had an opertunity of sending it before now and as your are my confident friend and according to ...
    Dates:
    October 16, 1845