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  • Page 35

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ELDER PATTEN'S SPEECH. brethren were condemned; but were finally released by paying the expense of the mob court. There was one peculiar circumstance connected with this trial by a mob court, which was armed to the teeth. When the trial was through with, the people were not willing to permit more than one to speak. Warren Parish had said but few words, and they were not willing to let David Patten speak. But he, feeling the injustice of the court, and being filled with the power ...
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 12 January 1840

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    give me all the news you have when you write I shall write to you again after I visit the Church & get to work about my Master business which I am determined shall not be long. Give my respects to all who inquire I wish to share an interest in your prayers & the prayers of all Saints for we need them for wickedness reigns. I hope you will excuse my short epistle & haste in writing at this time for my main object at this time was merely to inform you of our arival in
  • Page 1

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

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    Manchester England October 5th 1840 My Dear Wife I once more call your attention to a perusal ^of^ a few Lines from me as it as been about a Month since I sent my last which I sent with Brother Turley. I have many things upon my mind which I should like to communicate to you even more than I should be able to write upon this sheet but the remainder I will communicate from time to time as I shall have oppertunity if ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1840
  • Page 141

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

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    [FIGURE] as soon as the Mail was opened I obtained Letters from John M Bernhisel G A Smith & I. F. Carter. President Young got letter from J. M. Bernhisel G.A. Smith John Taylor Wm Smith W. I. Appleby J. L. Haywood & many others I went to his office & Herd D H Wells read till half past 10 oclok we find the Nation in great confusion & ...
    Dates:
    August 29, 1856 August 30, 1856 August 31, 1856 September 1, 1856
  • Page 145

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

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    September 14, 1856 ~ Sunday Sunday 14th I was unwell & did not attend meeting [two lines blank] In the Afternoon I attended meeting President Young gave liberty for any of the saints to confess or bear their testimony to the truth several of the brethren & sisters spoke then President Brigham Young arose & delivered unto the saints one of the strongest addresses that was ever delivered to this church & kingdom there was neither of the regular reporters present but Leo Hawkins reported the ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1856 September 15, 1856
  • Page 151

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

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    October 2, 1856 ~ Thursday Oct 2nd 1856 I met with Presidents B. Young H. C. Kimble & J. M. Grant [FIGURE] at the House of the Lord at 6 oclok P.M. for the purpose of Dedicating the Baptismal Font which has of Late been built on the east side of the House of the Lord there was also present Besides the Presidency W Woodruff E Hunter Joseph Young D. H. Wells A ...
    Dates:
    October 2, 1856
  • Page 101

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

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    a thief, a liar, a Blasphemer or a Parent in all Israel that does not bow down morning & evening with his family & call upon the name of the Lord. Let us seek to lay aside our sins & call upon the Lord untill we do enjoy the Holy spirit continually. evry ma[n] & woman in all Israel may know what law they are ceeping [keeping] & to what Glory they are bound. But all persons may know that they will miss of a full salvation while they are committing sin of any kind now let ...
    Dates:
    December 31, 1855
  • Page 118

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

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    gospel was offered unto them but when they put to death their king & savior the gospel was taken from them & given to the gentiles it was also given to the Lamanites & ten tribes of Israel. the first were to be last & the last first it will now come to the gentiles first then to the ten tribes of Israel & to the Lamanite before it will go to the Jews they will be the last to received it who has ever herd of the Jews having the spirit of God ...
    Dates:
    February 18, 1856 February 19, 1856 February 20, 1856 February 21, 1856 February 22, 1856 February 23, 1856 February 24, 1856
  • Page 119

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

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    I attended the prayer meeting at the Presidents Office {President Young said I think that my brethren of the} 12 {and all others that belong to the church that have no other business only to go to those courts should come and give up their license and be dismissed from their calling. It is no place for us. I will say that to any one of the} 12 {or any elders they have done their duty no more [2 illegible words] than lawyers do. President Young said to}
    Dates:
    February 25, 1856 February 26, 1856 February 27, 1856 February 28, 1856 February 29, 1856 March 1, 1856 March 2, 1856
  • Page 85

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

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    and preserved in Eternity & when that is done Jesus Christ will come to visit it Angels will come that will be before the great day of Christ coming & our dwellings will be overshadowed bwith a cloud by day & a pillow of fire by night so we can see to get home without stumbling it will be the most improved plan of ligh[t]ing up our City. How will it be with the Lamanites they will be the most important actors in the scene we shall be secondly in ...