St. George Temple, St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory

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    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. possession a large amount of money to make payment on their land purchase. This was known to some road agents in the vicinity, who gathered a company of robbers and went on ahead of Brother Rich and lay in ambush, intending to kill the "Mormons" and rob them of their money. Before reaching the company of robbers Brother Rich came to a by-path or trail. The Spirit then told him to take that path. The brethren with him marveled at his course, not knowing ...
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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. In that case it dictated me quite contrary to my expecta- tions, for I had appointments out for a week ahead. But I obeyed the voice of the Spirit, went south as I was directed to, and my readers know the result. I will refer to one more instance in my experience upon the subject of revelation: All the Latter-day Saints understand that we build temples for the purpose of administering ordinances for the dead as well as for the living. The Lord has opened the way in ...
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    March 1, 1877
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    PATRIARCHAL BLESSINGS. temple of the Lord; and thousands of others have received the same blessings in the same way. President Young received revelations in that temple, and there are yet many revelations to be received in the last days, concerning the redemption of the dead and many other sub- jects, but they will all be manifest in due time through the proper authority unto the Church and Kingdom of God. There are many other manifestations of the power of God and the revelations of Jesus Christ ...
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    CONTENTS. CHAPTER XXII. Continue my Journey—Leave Elder Taylor in Germantown— Arrival in Cleveland—Take Steamer from There to Buffalo— Delayed by a Storm—Go to Farmington, my Father's Home —Death of my Grandmother—My Uncle Dies—I preach his Funeral Sermon—Arrive in New York—Sail for Liverpool—Encounter Storms and Rough Weather—Arrive in Liver- pool. Page 72. CHAPTER XXIII. Our Visit to Preston—Our First Council in
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    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    October 6, 1871 ~ Friday Oct 6, 1871 The general Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day met this morning in the New Tabernacle at 10 oclok. Their were present all the Presidency & Twelve Except O. Hyde & A. Carrington. President Young was vary feeble W. Woodruff spoke 55 Minutes C C Rich 22. Afternoon H. S. Eldridge Prayed James Brown spoke 48 Minutes W
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    October 6, 1871 October 7, 1871 October 18, 1871
  • Page 1

    Part of Autobiography 1897 Deseret Weekly

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    [Deseret Weekly News, March 6, 1897, 366.] THE DESERET WEEKLY. [Column 1] PRESIDENT WOODRUFF'S BIRTHDAY. BIOGRAPHICAL. On Sunday, February 28, 1897, at 2 p. m., and on the following day, Mon- day, March 1, at 10 a.m., were exer- cises in the Tabernacle in honor of the ninetieth anniversary of the birth of Elder Wilford Woodroff, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints, and one of the first com- pany of Utah Pioneers that entered the valley of the Great Salt Lake. ...
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    March 1, 1807 December 30, 1833 December 31, 1833 January 13, 1835 April 26, 1839 December 7, 1844 January 4, 1845 April 7, 1847 July 24, 1847 April 9, 1850 October 14, 1850 August 29, 1877 October 10, 1880 July 25, 1887 April 7, 1889 April 7, 1889 February 28, 1897 March 1, 1897
  • Page 13

    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    I will refer to one more instance in my experience upon the subject of revelation all the Latter Day Saints understand that we build Temples for the purpose of administering ordinances for our dead as well as for the living, and the Lord has opened the way in a remarkable manner for many of the members of the Church to obtain records of the names of their dead for several generation I had also obtained a record of some over 3000 of my Father & Mother family, after the Dedication of the
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    March 1, 1877
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    Part of Autobiography 1882 Leaves from My Journal Notes Testimony

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    and thousands of others have received the same blessings in the same way President Young received revelation in that Temple & there are yet many revelations to be received in the last days concerning the redemption of the dead many other subjects but they will all be manifest in due time through the proper to authority unto the Church & kingdom of God. There are many other manifestations of the power of God and the revelations of Jesus Christ to us in our lives but I have said suffient upon this ...
  • Page 184

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Oct 6, 1876 Afternoon Prayer By B Young Jr. Lorenzo Snow spoke 35 Minutes C. C. Rich 24, F D Richards 17 M B Young jr 10. October 7, 1876 ~ Saturday Oct 7. Prayer By G Q Cannon Presented the names of Missionaries John Taylor spoke 60 Minuts More mission- aries presented. Afternoon G Q Cannon presented more missionaries and then the Authorities of the Church And John W ...
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    October 7, 1876 October 8, 1876
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    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    April [October] 8, 1876 at the close of the Meeting the Twelve met for Prayer we also met at the old Tabernacle at 6.30 in the Evening as a Priesthood Meeting whare a report was given of all the Quorums of the Priesthood concerning what they had done for the Building of the Temple this season October 9, 1876 ~ Monday 9. [FIGURE] I spent the whole of the day in seting apart the Missionaries near 100 were set apart to go on missions mostly to the United ...
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    October 9, 1876 October 10, 1876 October 11, 1876 October 12, 1876