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  • Page 111

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 6, 1836 ~ Sunday Nov 6th Sunday Rode to William Smoots Preached at his house distance of the Day 7 miles November 7, 1836 ~ Monday 7th Sold one Book of Mormon & Rode to Owenton Owen County KY on the day of the election to vote for President &c at first the Judges endeav o^u^red to deprive Elder Smoot & myself from voting but after employing some Judges & Col Rowlett in our ...
    Dates:
    November 6, 1836 November 7, 1836 November 8, 1836 November 9, 1836 November 10, 1836 November 11, 1836 November 12, 1836 November 13, 1836 November 14, 1836 November 15, 1836 November 16, 1836
  • Page 20

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    May 1834 we visited many of the mounds which were flung up by the ancient inhabitants of this Continent probably by the Nephites & Lamanites[.] we visited one of these Mounds [Printed between lines of cursive text] *considerd to be 300 feet above the level of the Illinois river three persons dug into the mound & found a dody. Elder Milton Holmes took the arrow out of the back bones that killed Zelph & brought it with ...
    Dates:
    May 1, 1834
  • Page 127

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    January 16, 1837 ~ Monday Jan 16th Elder Abram O Smoot was again attacked by the destroyer which brought him upon a bed of great disstress We immediately called upon the Elders of the Church. Viz. Elders O Hide & E ^H C^ Kimble of the twelve & B. Nobles, M. Holmes, & myself of the first Seventy We prayed with & for him & lade hands upon him according to the scriptures & he was ...
    Dates:
    January 16, 1837 January 17, 1837 January 20, 1837 January 22, 1837
  • Page 20

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    B Nobles M Holmes and myself when he was ^and^ immediately healed. 17th I met with the Quorums of the Seventies and heard a lecture delivered by David Whitmore He warned the Elders to humble themselves before the Lord lest his hand be laid upon us in anger for the sins and pride which the Elders and Saints were running into in our days of prosperity as did the Ancient Nephites. 24th I met in the evening with the Seventies several were ordained into the ...
    Dates:
    January 24, 1837 January 25, 1837 January 27, 1837 January 29, 1837 January 30, 1837 January 31, 1837 February 19, 1837
  • Page 193

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    1862 of Christ disappeared with that generation. What is the History of that generation, it is vary short. The four Evangelist Mathew, Mark, Luke & John, gives the History Biirth life and death of the sSaviour. as near as we can learn Luke kept the Journals & done most of the writing He recorded the Acts of the Apostles. Then Paul wrote his Epistles to the various churches. Then James wrote one ...
  • Page 205

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

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    Jan 1, 1877 Therefore O Lord our God we pray that thou wilt give thy people faith that we may claim this blessing of thee the Lord of Hosts that thou wilt lay thy hand upon thy servant Brigham unto the renewal of his body and the healing of all of his infirmities and the lengthning out of his days and years yea O Lord may he live to behold the inhabitants of Zion united and enter into the Holy Order of God, and keep the Celestial Law that ...