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  • Page 69

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

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    June 30 a prisioner of higher authority yes higher Authority before yourselves. The Charter expressly says that the City Council shall have power to enact all laws for the benefit & convenience of said City not contrary to the Constitutions of the United States or of this State & the City ordinance says the Municipal Court shall have power to give writs of Habeas Corpus arising under the ordinances of the City; Their is nothing but what we have power over excepted restricted by the ...
  • Page 167

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

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    July 21, 1837 ~ Friday JULY 21st I left Hartford at 5. oclock AM & on foot I walked during the day 52 miles & stop't for the night 14 miles west of worcester at 8 oclock making 15 hours that I walked 3 1/2 miles per hour through a hot Sultry day {Distance} 52 miles July 22, 1837 ~ Saturday 22nd Arose much refresh'd by sleep & walked into Worcester whare I took breakfast after a ...
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    July 21, 1837 July 22, 1837 July 23, 1837 July 24, 1837 July 25, 1837 July 26, 1837 July 27, 1837 July 28, 1837 July 29, 1837 July 30, 1837 July 31, 1837
  • Page 46

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

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    See Journal Vol 1st April 15. 1837. Great and marvelous are thy Works O LORD GOD ALMIGHTY Written upon what came to pass on the first day of July AD 1838 in fulfillment of Revelation O GOD my heart inspire my pen direct while I record this scene of thy mercy this blessing of thy love a blessing promised me by the testimony of JESUS CHRIST. Could I claim it yes by faith all things are possible even that my parents & friends could in the new covenant with me stand. Without ...
  • Page 225

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

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    was going to dissect a body he would not begin at the limbs but cut the head of[f] first. So the Adversary has laid a plan to cut off the head of the Church with the intention of scattering & destroying the whole body. It was so in the days of Jesus Christ the enemies sought to kill him that the body might be destroyed, which was also the case in the days of Elijah, Daniel, & many of the ancients. I once herd a man say who was opposed to this work that it might be true but it ...
  • Page 58

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

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    June 19, 1843 ~ Monday 19 I finished digging my well got about 4 feet of water in the rock & course gravel Theire was a meeting held by a company calling themselves labourers saying they were oppressed & manifested some spirit of mob & disrule & did not act in wisdom June 20, 1843 ~ Tuesday 20th I finished stoning my well it being about 25 feet deep. Their was also another meeting of the labourers June 21, 1843 ~ Wednesday to June 24 ...
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    June 24, 1841 June 19, 1843 June 20, 1843 June 21, 1843 June 25, 1843
  • Page 96

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

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    August 22, 1841 ~ Sunday Sunday 22nd This was a day of interest to me in many respects having returned to the church in New York I looked for much News & information from many sources both religious & political temporal & spiritual in this I was not disappointed for I had the perusal of the New York papers, 1 & 2 No of the 2nd vol of the Mill Star in England besides late letters from P. P. Pratt &
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    August 22, 1841
  • Page 123

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

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    their breathings & known their moovments they thought I did not know much but I knew all about them, & when I see men preaching to build themselves up & not Zion I know what it will end in. But say you I am young I dont care if you are young do you know what you are about, if so Preach & labour for the building up of the City of Zion concentrat your means & influence there & not scatter abroad. Be faithful or you will not be chosen ...
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    Part of Letter from Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 2 July 1840

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    by brother Hyde - they are much company - for me wish you could see them a while I kiss them every day for their pa. My dear Willford did you know that 11 long months has passed away and you have not said one word about comeing home in your letters - is seames almost an age, do tell me something about it in your next letter - may the will of the Lord be done but I hope that it will be to send you home this fall is not pray the Lord that I ...
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 17 July 1840

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    Burslem Staffordshire Potteries England July 17th 1840 My Dear Companion As I have occupied one of two pages as you will find in other letters in conversing about temporal matters & things of miner consequene I feel disposed to fill this page in expressing my feelings unto you upon the great plan of Salvation, sumthing of my present expectations & an account of the work in this Land. When I take into consideration the day & generation in which we live even in this last dispensation & fullness ...
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    July 17, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 3 June 1840

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    I trust you will get them. The Lord is about to do a great work in this Land it is beginning to progress like fire in a day Stubble We have wrote to the president of the Seventies to send us 20 of the quorum & also wrote for some High priest. Notwithstanding we have Baptized about 500 whare I am now labouring, yet it does not we are daily Baptizing as many now as at any time. We having a spare day a short time since met at Elder Kingtons & had ...