servants of God

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  • Page 169

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

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    August 10, 1837 ~ Thursday AUG 10th {Having the offer of a ride in Father Carter’s new chaise} I rode in company with Mrs Woodruff to Cyrus Fenderson's we had an interview with {sister} Aphia Woodmans Mother & Brother & Sister from thence we rode to Brother James Townsend & Saw Elders Hale & Holmes Sup'd with them & returned to Father Carters whare I was privileg'd with ...
    Dates:
    August 10, 1837 August 11, 1837 August 12, 1837 August 13, 1837 August 14, 1837 August 15, 1837 August 16, 1837 August 17, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 August 20, 1837
  • Page 52

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

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    [Two thirds of the page blank] March 23, 1841 ~ Tuesday March 23rd I arose in the morning refreshed by sleep & after conversing several hours with Elders Richards Kington, Kay, & Ockey & others I was under the ne cessity of taking the parting hand with the Saints in this region, & among others with Br Edward & Sister Ann Ockey, these are a Brother & sister of one family & the ownly ones of ...
    Dates:
    March 23, 1841
  • Page 78

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

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    Soon after the meeting was dissmissed Miss Elizabeth Wilson was attacked with violent sickness {Elder Wells and myself assisted her throughout the night} we thought she would soon depart but the Lord was merciful unto her {Elizabeth was a lady possessing a generous heart a refined mind and adoring and expanded} thought {celebrated for her accomplishment and the knowledge and right she possesses and [uses] her} qualifications {to the best advantage} Elizabeth had much influence in the society of her acquaintance esspecially her sect March 29, 1836 ~ Tuesday March 29
    Dates:
    March 29, 1836 March 30, 1836 March 31, 1836 April 1, 1836 April 2, 1836 April 3, 1836 April 4, 1836 April 5, 1836 April 6, 1836
  • Page 192

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

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    face had the appearance of much meekness love & light I said Oh, he said fear not, he came & touch[ed] me with his hand then fear departed from me. I said doth the Lord love me so much, he said it is thy faith in the servents of the God of heaven. Though hast clothed the Naked & fed the hungry & the God of heaven will feed thee forever & forever. & the desire of thy heart shall be granted thee in Gods own time. No weapon shall prosper against thee ...
    Dates:
    October 16, 1840
  • Page 80

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

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    when I see a saint eat & lie down & sleep without praying I think that man is in the road to ruin. there is sufficient before our eyes to cause us to pray. I do not think there ever was a greater miracle than this people coming here & doing what they have done How has this been accomplished by the faith of the faithful of this people & the blessings of the Lord upon us. I have often wondered why so few out of the thousands who hear the testimony of the servants of God have ...
  • Page 27

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

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    May 5, 1854 ~ Friday May 5th Friday we left Union fort rode to dry creek settle[men]t made a short halt then drove to the American fork. 25 miles & spent the night the ^people^ Assembled for a meeting I was called upon to address the people the following is a key to the remarks which I made. I said to the people that I should confine my remarks to those things that immediately consern us you have [been] counselled to build forths & wall in your cities with strong ...
    Dates:
    May 5, 1854
  • Page 17

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

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    February 28, 1854 ~ Tuesday 28th [FIGURES] I received two letters from Ilus & wrote 2 letters to Ilus sent by maill $70 to him I also wrote a letter to J. M. Bernhisel. Mrs Woodruff wrote a long letter to her Father I spent most of the day in the Counsel House March 1, 1854 ~ Wednesday [FIGURE] March 1st 1854 This is my birth day I am 47 years old this day so my days, months ...
    Dates:
    February 28, 1854 March 1, 1854 March 2, 1854 March 3, 1854 March 4, 1854 March 5, 1854 March 6, 1854 March 7, 1854
  • Page 310

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    September 25, 1871 ~ Monday to September 29, 1871 ~ Friday Sept 25, 1871 25 to 29. I spent the week working on my House Building my Kitchen September 30, 1871 ~ Saturday 30. I Attended the school of the Prophets October 1, 1871 ~ Sunday Oct 1. Sunday I met with my Quorum in the Morning Brother Morris Prayed & David Candling spoke 50 Minutes & Lorenzo Young 45. Afternoon O Pratt spoke one hour ...
    Dates:
    September 25, 1871 September 29, 1871 September 30, 1871 October 1, 1871 October 2, 1871 October 3, 1871 October 4, 1871 October 5, 1871
  • Page 336

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    I am prepared for Mormonism there was no better man than Joseph Smith ever lived on the Earth. Hear it O ye Heavens O ye Earth and all men this is my testimony that he is theas good a man as ever lived save Jesus. The world will not vote for a man because his religion governs they will not have God govern them because of their cursed meanness but if God did not or can not dealedout Justice & rule in righteousness who can E ...
  • Page 12

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1836–1837 Notes

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    Meeting house about two miles from there so we thanked her for her kindness and walked to the Meeting House and steped inside of the door and stood untill a Deacon came to the door I asked him to go & tell the Minister in the pupit that there was two servants of God at the door who had a message to deliver to that people & wished the privilege of delivering it. He sent word to us to come into the pulpit so we walked through the congregation with our valieces under our arms, and took a seat each ...