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  • Page 102

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

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    Holy Priesthood & the Holy Ghost that they have power thus to speak. What art thou O man but dust & from wholm dost thou received thy power & blessings but from God, then O ye Twelve notice this [FIGURE] key & be wise for Christ sake & your own souls sake. Ye are not sent out to be taught but to teach let every man be sober be vigilent & let all his words be seasoned with grace & keep in mind that it is a day of warning & not of many words. Act honest before God & ...
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    July 4, 1839 July 6, 1839 July 7, 1839
  • Page 174

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

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    should come upon him for rejecting that Book as being the word of God &c. I took the minutes of his discours & when he closed I arose and informed the people I would hold a meeting at the meetinghouse on Sunday and answer his objections. I however rectifyed some of his mistakes in his presence. Spent the night with Brother Eames. 7 m[iles] September 12, 1837 ~ Tuesday Sept 12th We held a meeting at Mr. C. Sterretts & Baptized his whole ...
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    September 12, 1837 September 13, 1837 September 14, 1837 September 15, 1837 September 16, 1837 September 17, 1837 September 18, 1837 September 19, 1837 September 20, 1837 September 21, 1837 September 22, 1837 September 23, 1837 September 24, 1837 September 25, 1837 September 26, 1837
  • Page 108

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

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    life & salvation & we prove that we bear this principle through evry difficulty (which we are called to pass through) it is our duty to make evry sacrafice that is required of us so that our Father in heaven, the Holy Angels, & all Just men who sit enthroned in glory power, & dominion may look upon us in this capacity ie that is that they may see in their Kingdoms that we do prove to them that we are willing to make evry sacrafize ^if i may call it a sacrifize^ on Earth endearing ...
  • Page 200

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

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    July 3, 1869 ~ Saturday July 3rd 1869 I met with the school & Attended the circus in the Evening July 4, 1869 ~ Sunday 4. Sunday I Attended Meeting in the Tabernacle J W Cummings Prayed G Q Cannon spoke one Hour G A Smith 14 Minutes. Afternoon Prayer By G. Q. Cannon A sectarian Minister spoke 46 Minutes President Young followed him & spoke 48 Minutes He said one of the Greatest Blessings ...
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    July 3, 1869 July 4, 1869 July 5, 1869 July 6, 1869 July 9, 1869 July 10, 1869 July 11, 1869 July 12, 1869 July 13, 1869 July 16, 1869 July 17, 1869
  • Page 259

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

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    June 19, 1870 you should also begin to raise hops to have sumthing to export to Exchange for what is necessary to import we have the principles of the gospel in these 3 Books that lie before me yet it will not be a drop to the bucket to what God will reveal to us, but it may not be untill after death, but there is an Eternity of knowledge for the Saints Afternoon Prayer By C W Penrose President Young spoke 17 Minutes He spoke upon the sacrament ...
    Dates:
    June 20, 1870 June 21, 1870
  • Page 189

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

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    Ours As Brothers that his People should not steal from our People if any of them did let him know it And He would Punish them And stop it. the Brethren told him they did not want his men to steal from the calafornians for we were at peace with them. Walker replyed my men {Spaniards} [FIGURE] hate the spanyards And will steal from them And I cannot help it Brothers Daniel Browett, Allen And Cox were all killed by A Band of Diggers in ...
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    January 25, 1849 January 26, 1849 January 27, 1849 January 28, 1849 January 29, 1849
  • Page 196

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

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    February 26, 1849 ~ Sunday *256th [FIGURES] I wrote A letter to President Young & council concerning introducing school Books into the valley I sent them 13 school Books as A present from Sanborn & Carter of Portland Maine for their exhamination. I expressed my feelings upon the subject. I Also recieved A letter from Br Wm Maxfield of Wilmot Creek N. B. February 25, 1849 ~ ...
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    February 25, 1849 February 26, 1849 February 27, 1849 February 28, 1849 March 1, 1849
  • Page 317

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

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    May 22, 1851 ~ Thursday 22nd we had a good road to day we drove to salt creek Nooned then passed Mt Nebo & willow creek went to summit creek & camped we drove 36 miles to day May 23, 1851 ~ Friday 23rd we rode to Petetenich & to Provo fort & on to Battle creek & camped May 24, 1851 ~ Saturday 24th we drove into the salt Lake valley. I left Brothers
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    May 22, 1851 May 23, 1851 May 24, 1851 May 25, 1851 May 26, 1851 May 27, 1851 May 28, 1851 May 29, 1851 May 30, 1851 May 31, 1851 June 1, 1851
  • Page 318

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

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    your faith upon a true foundation that faith has got to be tryed All men have an oppertunity of appearing wise or foolish of governing themselves or making their folley manifest Peter commit a gross error had he have been on the watch tower he might have turned away in silence & not denyed his Lord. Many have been tryed & turned away from us at a time when they expected to have gained sumthing by & in doing so they have lost all. Others have been blinded & overcome & done evil then ...
  • Page 323

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

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    conduct gives him for if God does not give a man influence all els will be of no use to him. If I do the work of God i all is well but I will give no man influence ownly what God gives A Few words to families who have not a head to Govern will be destroyed. The man is the head of the family & should govern it. the hand may say to the head if I really thought you would govern right I would be governed by you but I am afraid ...