signs of the times

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  • Page 260

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

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    On the 1st of Dec a dreadful storm raged on the black sea which caused great destruction of shiping & life, 18 Greek vessels 3 English & a much greater number, of Austrian Sardinians, & Napolitans, were utterly lost even in the channel 7 were cast away. Thus the Lord is beginning to vex all nations with whirlwind, flood, war Earthquakes, Fire, & many Judgments, ass well as signs in the Heavens & Earth of the coming of the Son of Man still the Nations will not learn wisdom neither practice righteousness ...
  • Page 94

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

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    May 21, 1839 ~ Tuesday May 21st I spent this day vary pleasently I rode out on a land excursion in viewing the territory for several miles in the the regions around Montrose our company consisted of seven persons viz the first Presidency Joseph, Sidney, & Hiram three of the Twelve Brigham George & Willford one of the seventy Br Bates Nobles & also Brother Elias Higby making the eight person Brother Nobles ...
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    May 21, 1839 May 22, 1839 May 23, 1839 May 24, 1839 May 25, 1839
  • Page 197

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

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    February 1, 1844 ~ Thursday Feb I spent the day painting & drawing my arches in the front of my house & geting my roof on February 2, 1844 ~ Friday 2d I spent the day to work on my house. [FIGURES] I met with the quorum for Prayer &c at Elders Youngs. [FIGURES] Br & Sister Wm. W. Phelps attended with us. Br Phelps spoke Concerning his appointment as a Lawyier in Israel. ^Brother & ...
    Dates:
    February 1, 1844 February 2, 1844 February 3, 1844
  • Page 294

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

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    be persecuted if they endured to the end they should be saved. This generation speak much about the clouds and weather they disern the face of the sky but why can they not disern the signs of the times. The fig trees are leaving and all things indicate the second advent of Christ. Elder B Young arose and said he felt disposed to add his testimony, be of good cheer, the testiment is not in force while the Testator liveth when he died it was in force so it is ...
    Dates:
    July 19, 1844
  • Page 70

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    April 21, 1845 ~ Monday April 21st A plesent Day I spent my time at the office I wrote a letter to [FIGURE] Br Phelps of Boston one to H Clark one to John Hallady, one to Wilkinson making 4 in all, in the evening I attended a meeting at the Music Hall (whare the Saints hold their meetings) Appointied by the ministers of the Church of England for the Purpose of opposing the Maynooth Grant which ...
    Dates:
    April 21, 1845 April 22, 1845
  • 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 94

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

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    August 9, 1836 ~ Tuesday Aug 9 Wrote a Letter to Br David Crider & rode a hors of Brother Murphys in company with Elder Smoot to Taropen Caloway County KY. distance of the day 25 miles August 10, 1836 ~ Wednesday 10 Rode to Bloody & Rode Wrote a Letter to BrWest 20 m[iles] August 11, 1836 ~ Thursday 11 Rode to John Gainer's Whare I had ...
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    August 9, 1836 August 10, 1836 August 11, 1836 August 12, 1836 August 13, 1836 August 14, 1836 August 15, 1836 August 16, 1836 August 17, 1836
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 5 October 1840

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    there was in English laws which are very strct for to inflict penilty on such Proceedors I proposed to accompanying them some of my Brethren into the midst of the mob to see who they were that we might get suficient testimony against them but they objected to my going lest I should be ingured by a showr of stones which fell from every hand like hail however some of the Brethren went out themselves into their midst and took their names of the leaders of the mob and again returned to the ...
  • Page 83

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

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    come From Heaven clothed with all that great Glory & power of which the prophets have spoken no are we preparing for th^i^se great Event now if a stranger was to come to us they would not suppose that we were preparing for this great Event but was merely cultivating the Earth to raise potatoes corn wheat &c. I do not believe for a moment that is the case for I do believe that this people are preparing for the Coming of Christ. what will take place at that time I have red in the book ...
  • Page 223

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

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    Bear lake valley to St George in Washington County & President Brigham Young Preached during these Journies 43 Hours & 12 minutes according to the time I kept as recorded in my Journal. We also Esstablished the Joint Merchantile Coop- eration as a general whole sale store also ward stores. we have had sent unto us By the general Government the most wicked set of Judges & all government officers that have Ever Been sent in Utah Territory, they are doing all they can to ...