patriarchal blessing

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  • Page 116

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

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    in the house of the Lord assembled together from the the east, west, north & south many with whom I had been intimately acquainted I truly felt to thank God that his promises had been verifyed unto me by giving me a seat & a name within his house & within his walls {better} as of sons & of daughters Their was four Confirmed after the sacrament under the hands of Elder O Hide[.] President J. Smith addressed the congragation & the meeting Closed Spent the night with Elder
    Dates:
    November 28, 1836 November 29, 1836 November 30, 1836 December 1, 1836
  • Page 147

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

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    April 15, 1837 ~ Saturday WILLFORD. WOODRUFFs Patriarchal Blessing Receieved April 15th 1837 At a blessing meeting held at the LORDs house in Kirtland Ohio on the 15th day of April AD. 1837. Joseph Smith sen the Patriarch of the church of latter day saints confered a blessing upon the head of Willford Woodruff son of Aphek Woodruff born in Farmington Hartford County Connt ...
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    April 15, 1837
  • Page 149

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

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    PHEBE W. CARTER's PATRIARCHAL Blessing Receieved 10th NOV. AD 1836 At a blessing meeting held in the Lords house in Kirtland Ohio on the 10th day of NOV AD 1836 Joseph Smith sen the Patriarch of the Church of Latter Day Saints confered a blessing upon the head of Phebe W Carter born in Scarborough, Cumberland County, state of Main the 8th of March 1807. Sister in ...
  • Page 152

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

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    May 14, 1837 ~ Sunday May 14th we wrote two Letters to our friends in the state of Maine May 23, 1837 ~ Tuesday 23rd Spent several of the Last weeks in labour- ing with my hands for Elder Joseph Young. Spent the fore part of this day in attending a Patriarch- al meeting I wrote a Patriarchal Blessing for Brother Henry Harmon May 25, 1837 ~ Thursday ^25th I comenced boarding ...
    Dates:
    May 14, 1837 May 23, 1837 May 25, 1837 May 27, 1837 May 28, 1837
  • Page 128

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

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    January 23, 1837 ~ Monday Jan 23rd As Elder Abram O Smoot hath been much out of health since he hath been in Kirtland he desired to return home into the south country to spend the winter in a warm climate with his friends. I accom panied him to father smiths to officeate in the office of a scribe while he receieved his Patriarchal blessing. Accordingly the Patriarch JOSEPH SMITH sen Pronounced his blessing upon his head in the name of ...
    Dates:
    January 23, 1837 January 24, 1837 January 25, 1837
  • Page 60

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. roamed in my boyhood with my father, stepmother, brothers and half-sister. On my arrival at my father's home I had the happy privilege of once more taking my parents and sister by the hand, also my uncle, Ozem Woodruff, who was among the number I had baptized the year before. After spending an hour in conversation, we sat down around our father's table and supped together and were refreshed. Then we bowed upon our knees ...
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    July 1, 1838
  • Page 18

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    many of the gifts were poured out upon the people; at break of day we were dismissed. I also spent the night of the 7th in the Temple, with several of the Elders, in prayer and praise before the Lord; the Holy Ghost rested upon us, and the spirit of prophecy was given, and many things were shown by the holy Spirit. April 9—President Smith spoke in the afternoon, and said in the name of the Lord ...
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    April 7, 1837 April 9, 1837 April 13, 1837 April 15, 1837
  • Page 14

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    and thousands of others have received the same blessings in the same way President Young received revelation in that Temple & there are yet many revelations to be received in the last days concerning the redemption of the dead many other subjects but they will all be manifest in due time through the proper to authority unto the Church & kingdom of God. There are many other manifestations of the power of God and the revelations of Jesus Christ to us in our lives but ...
  • Page 15

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    The Father of the prophet Joseph was the first patriarch in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He gave a great many blessings unto the Latter Day Saints which are recorded, and many of them have received their fulfillment, when he puts hands upon the head of a person to bless them it seemed as though the heavens were opened unto him, and he could reveal the whole life of the person. He gave me my patriarchal blessing in the Temple ...
    Dates:
    April 15, 1837
  • Page 23

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    the marriage carrimony was performed by Frederick G Williams ^Esqr^ and we were blessed by the Patriarch Joseph Smith sen The Prophet Joseph was expecting to marry us but his life was sought by a mob and he had to flee from his house and hide himself us his house was guarded day and night by his brethren Elder Johnathan Homes was married at the same time to Mariet Carter daughter of John S Carter On the
    Dates:
    November 10, 1836 April 15, 1837 May 5, 1837 May 28, 1837