Remission of Sins

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  • Page 120

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

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    together. then after rising another hundred feet I entered another Intrenchment like the one below & after this another & thus Intrenchment lay above Intrenchment untill we ^I^ reached the top of the hill which was nearly flat or level & lay in a circle or round & not being more than one or two acres on the top & thus I stood upon the top of this Bacon or hill from 10 to 1500 feet in highth & while surveighing the surrounding Country I could also behold the deep ...
    Dates:
    May 12, 1840
  • Page 141

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

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    The saints began to open their mouths & they were filled with language unto edification one a prayer another exortation some a doctrin & a psalm others a toungue, some an interpretation Prophecy was also poured out upon us & all things was done decently & in order & the night was spent gloriously by the saints much of the gifts of the gospel rested upon us. One Brother clothed with the gift of tongues laid his hands upon my head & prophesied great blessing upon me another brother possessing the
  • Page 13

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

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    January 20, 1843 ~ Friday to January 21, 1843 ~ Saturday Jan 20, 21, I spent the time in the Printing office January 22, 1843 ~ Sunday 22nd Sunday President Joseph Smith deliverd an interesting discourse at the Temple to an inter large congregation among other things he treated upon the kingdom of God & the baptism of John. He remarked ["]some say the kingdom of God was not set up on earth ...
    Dates:
    January 20, 1843 January 21, 1843 January 22, 1843
  • Page 14

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

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    Whare there is a prophet, a priest, or a righ- teous man unto whom God gives his oracles there is the kingdom of God, & whare the oracles of God are not there the kingdom of God is not. In these remarks I have no allusion to the kingdoms of the earth, we will keep the Laws of the Land, we do not speak against them, we never have, & we can hardly make mention of the State of Missouri of our persecutions there &c ...
  • Page 117

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    October 5, 1839 ~ Saturday Oct 5th 1839 I was called upon by my relatives to attend the funeral sermon of Uncle Adna Hart I had suffered with the chills & fever almost daily for about 15 days & to undertake to preach a sermon in my weak state & to commence at the hour my ague was to come on required much resolution confidence & faith, however I promised to go & gave out the appointment. It was a chilly day I rode in company with my
    Dates:
    October 5, 1839 October 6, 1839
  • Page 177

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

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    [FIGURE] Synopsis of procedings of Wilford Woodruff during The year AD 1842 Travelled 450 Miles Held 10 meetings Attended 2 Confere[nces] Councils 4 Baptized ^130^ for the dead & ^13^ remission of sins 143 persons Was Baptized for dead relatives 17 Confirmed 140 persons Ordained 75 Elders Married 4 persons Attended City Counci 12 dasys Wrote Letters 15 Received Letters 10 I Reported & recorded in this journal six sermons or addresses from President J. Smith 6 recorded Spent most of the time during the past [year] in the printing Office attending ...
  • Page 143

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

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    A Remarkable Vision I Ann Booth wife of Robert Booth of the Town of Manchester England had the following vision on the 12th Day of March in the year of our Lord 1840. Being carried away in a vision to the place of depart ed souls I saw 12 prision one above another vary large & builded of solled stone. On ariving at the door of the uppermost prision. I beheld one of the 12 Apostles of the Lamb who had ...
  • Page 165

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

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    July 10, 1837 ~ Monday 10th I walked in Company with Elder Hale to Collinsville I had an interview with Samuel Barber Uncle Ozem was assisting in building a stone dam across the river at Collensville. I visited a pine grove that I often retired to in 1830 for prayer & meditation I had many interesting seasons by day & by night while tending a mill for Collins in 1830, in the pine grove ...
    Dates:
    July 10, 1837 July 11, 1837 July 12, 1837
  • Page 278

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

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    June 27, 1844 ~ Thursday 27th I had an interview with Elder B. Young Spent the fore part of the day together He took cars for Salem ^ ^in the evening^ we sat together in the depo while Joseph & Hiram were killed. Brother Young was vary sorrowful & pressed in spirit without knowing the cause^ & I spent the latter part of the day at Elder Ananias McAllisterter 296 Washington st I went to meeting in ...
    Dates:
    June 27, 1844 June 28, 1844 June 29, 1844
  • Page 142

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

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    The sign of Peter was, to repent & be baptized for the remission of sins, with the promise of the gift of the Holy Ghost & in no other way is the gift of the Holy Ghost obtained. Their is a difference between the Holy Ghost & the gift of the Holy Ghost. Cornelius received the Holy Ghost before he was baptized which was the convincing power of God unto him of the truth of the gospel, but he could not receive the gift of the Holy Ghost untill after he ...