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  • Page 80

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

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    Elder Turley returned from Birmingham & met me in Hanly he brought me a letter [FIGURE] from Dwight Webster. Brother Turley had one from his wife but among all the letters I do not hear a word from Phede or Sarah I walked to Stone & Elder Turley preached ^Alfred Baptized one^ we returned to Brother Benbows & spent the night 4 mi February 29, 1840 ...
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    February 29, 1840 March 1, 1840 March 2, 1840 March 3, 1840
  • Page 30

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

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    came from Leeds & He came over from America with Elders Straten & Davis we were truly glad to once more meet, together though on a foreighn shore. We attended a prayr meeting in the evening. I herd the testimony of many of the saints & I occupied some time in teaching them. We spent the night at Br Child's in Wellington Street in company with Elders Sheets & Ure distance of the ...
    Dates:
    February 20, 1845
  • Page 34

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

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    was deffinately No. if he Died he wished to Die a natural death. if he lived he should live unto the Lord, if he died he should die unto the Lord. He manifested a great desire to lifve if it was the will of God that he might again return to Nauvoo. He was deprived of his reason ^during^ some portion of his sickness his whole conversation at such times was about Nauvoo, how he should get there, & his friends, spoke of his
  • Page 41

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

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    but was cut off, and [was now] intoxicated arose and disturbed the meeting, which made some confusion[.] meeting was soon dismissed a contribution was taken up. We met in the evening at 6 oclock & had crouded house. The music & singing was splendid, after that was over Elder Woodruff arose in the mids of a vast congregation & took for his text the 14 ch of Reve 6, 7, 8 verses as the foundation of his discours, the speaker gave an account of the origin ...
    Dates:
    February 24, 1845
  • Page 86

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

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    & reorganized the Church but it left the Church in no better situation. Elder Young reproved Elder Page some for undoing alone what three of the quorum had done together. He also spoke of the instruction that Br Joseph spoke of ie to be gentle & mild in our teaching & not to Battle the Sects any more at present but win the affections of the people, we had a good time to the people together we met in the evening ...
    Dates:
    July 29, 1843
  • Page 87

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

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    over his children & his wife in wrighteousnes then he will be capable of Presiding over a branch of the Church but many Elders are contending about presiding over Churches when they are not capable of presiding over themselve or the least child I have they have. Again the first Principle of our cause & work is to understand that their is a prophet in the Church & that he is at the head of the Church on Earth. who called Joseph Smith to be a prophet? Did the ...
    Dates:
    July 30, 1843
  • Page 88

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

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    I was followed by Elder G A Smith who also bore testimony of the work of God & among other things said that whenever [FIGURE] God sent a witness or messenger to deliver a message to the inhabitants of the earth he does not require that messenger to prove the truth of his assertion but deliver his message as God has commanded him In the after part of the day, Elder J. E. Page addressed the meeting & bore testimony of the work & was ...
  • Page 93

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

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    The Jews as a nation will not go to the land of Jerrusalem & when Jesus Christ comes the Jews will No more be his people. I will admit that the Jews will go with the other Nations against Jerrusalem to battle against the Lord & his Saints & fight against Jerrusalem & the Lord shall go forth & fight against the Nations & the Jews among the rest & that the Jews will fight agains Jerrusalem if the Jews ever go to Jerrusalem they will not go ...
  • Page 97

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

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    All of the quorum present spoke Elders Young & Kimball gave instruction & we bore testimony to the truth of the word August 13, 1843 ~ Sunday 13th In the morning Elder Grant & myself walked to the Navy Yard & I preached & was followed by Elder Grant. In the afternoon we met with the saints & Elder O Pratt Preached, upon the subject of Zion from the Psalmes of David, & In the evening ...
    Dates:
    August 13, 1843 August 14, 1843 August 15, 1843
  • Page 100

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

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    August 20, 1843 ~ Sunday Aug 20 20th Sunday [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder M. Holmes Before meeting we assembled at the grove at the time appointed & a good congregation came together I addressed them in the fore part of the day from the following words "If our gospel be hid it be hid from them that are lost &c I felt much of the Spirit of testimony & felt that there were many hearts to receive, at the close of the meet- ing ...
    Dates:
    August 20, 1843