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  • Page 235

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

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    to see a dozen armed men in the cornor of the fence, he wanted to shoot them, after- wards the mob came in & broke the door, took me & dragd me out through the streets by my heels with my head pounding over the frozen ground. Another company took presiden Smith, & tar & feathered him, they tried to tar and turn Aquiphertos [aqua fortis] down our our throats this is the reason why we were in secret, under lock & key. Now if you will let us ...
  • Page 236

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

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    them chose & ordained them & this is the reason why they are so. you have men in your midst who will not turn to the right hand or left if you are in their path you must get out you cannot cort by favor or welth or any thing els, they do not ask Poleticians kings or people for favor, they ask God for it alone if the world make them rich or poor they never ask for it. The man whom God has raised up to lay the foundation of this work is placed in such a situation ...
  • Page 333

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

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    from Europe according to their desire under the direction and council of Elder Wilford Woodruff. And further we would say unto all the Saints in all the world that may be visited by Elder Wilford Woodruff that inasmuch as they will harken unto his council they shall be blessed, inasmuch as they will render him any assistance in his mission they will be doing the will of God and shall not loose their reward, And we desire that all saints may use their efforts to sustain him in this important mission ...
  • Page 222

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

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    St. Paul's & the River Thames. THE RIGHT DOOR Industry And Ingenuity giving a Cornucopiæ to the Genius of England. THE Panels of each side of right Door. History recording the reports of Fame and Peace burning the Implements of war. THE BACK PANEL. Neptune and Amphitrite issuing from their Palace in a triumphant car drawn by Sea-Horses, attended by the Winds, Rivers, Triton[s] Naiads &c. bringing the Tribute of the world to the British Shore. Upper part of Back Pannel. Is the Royal Arms beautifully ornamented with the Order of ...
  • Page 208

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

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    So [no]ne would complain with what God himself would do, the laws are enacted by petition and they can all be repealed if they wish it but the people ought not to complain of the officers but to complain of the law makers. I am instructed by the city council to tell this people that if you do not like any law we have passed we will repeal it for we are your servants. Any that complain of our rights and charters it is because they are wicked the devil is ...
  • Page 306

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

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    and received in part the blessings. Joseph has gone but he has not left us comfortless, for he will administer unto us I will bear this testimony in 2 nights after he was slain he came to me (and I thought their was a large building stood on wheels, and he said tell the drivers to drive on I asked if the building was on wheels[.] yes so we drove all round the hills and valleys and finally over the river into Iowa. I told him ...
  • Page 308

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

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    dead the High Priest would rise up and with the keys of the Kingdom build up the kingdom let men go to a healthy country and get a foot hold, so as to be sustained in the midst of our persecution. The Saints will still be tithed untill the temple is done all that is in favor of being tithed untill the temple is finished make it manifest with the usual sign it was a universal vote. Would it be the feelings of the people to support the Twelve in all the world in ...
  • Page 276

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

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    Resolved, that B. B. Searls. M. Wait, H Sprague C. Lumis S. Goodnell. C McBride, And Jonathan Collins in the 80th year of his age be ordained Elders Resolved. That P. Van Avery ^Jr^. C. Hodge & S. Hopkins be ordained Priest Resolved that J. Taylor be ordained Deacon The above named persons were then ordained under the hands ...
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    June 16, 1844
  • Page 157

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

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    the people to sleep & to Hell you are guilty of some great sins either of commission or omission have committed Adultery or some great sins & you ought to be droped. Brother Harriman might preach a month then you might put it all in the Eye of a Cambrick Needle & there would be as much room in it as there would be for a bulfrog in the Atlantic ocean. Albert P Rockwood if you would preach the people to sleep then to Hell you are asleep ...
  • Page 57

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

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    Him unto the office of the first Patriarch in the church & Kingdom of God. This blessing was sealed upon him as it belonged to him by right throug the linage of his Fathers it was recorded in the Historians office taken from the report of Thomas Bullock. At the close of this meeting I returned home & took most of my family & went to the 14 ward school house the house was filled to overflowing I went into the stand with the Bishop ...