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  • Page 175

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

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    September 27, 1837 ~ Wednesday Sept 27th I preached at No. 4. Elder Hale Baptized one Mr Jonathan Burgess. We spent the night at Capt John Carvers distance 6 miles September 28, 1837 ~ Thursday 28th Walked to Mr Anthony Coombs. Elder Hale Baptized Mrs Elizabeth Coombs. I Preached at No. 3. to a large congregation. the spirit of God rested upon me. There is much of the spirit of ...
    Dates:
    September 27, 1837 September 28, 1837 September 29, 1837 September 30, 1837 October 1, 1837 October 2, 1837 October 3, 1837 October 4, 1837 October 5, 1837 October 6, 1837
  • Page 278

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

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    June 27, 1844 ~ Thursday 27th I had an interview with Elder B. Young Spent the fore part of the day together He took cars for Salem ^ ^in the evening^ we sat together in the depo while Joseph & Hiram were killed. Brother Young was vary sorrowful & pressed in spirit without knowing the cause^ & I spent the latter part of the day at Elder Ananias McAllisterter 296 Washington st I went to meeting in ...
    Dates:
    June 27, 1844 June 28, 1844 June 29, 1844
  • Page 283

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

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    followed by Elder M, Holmes, father & mother Carter was present Luther & Rhoda Scamman's Sarah Foss, & most of the neighborhood, good attention was manifest. I had the spirit of speaking, we had an intermission of two hours. Met at 2 oclok & found an audience of about six hundred persons assembled, many from Saco Elder S B. Stodard addressed the meeting one hour & had the ...
    Dates:
    July 8, 1844
  • Page 288

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

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    July 16, 1844 ~ Tuesday 16th [FIGURES] As I arose in the morning Sister Phelps handed me two Letters one from E. Snow and one from J. E. Page both confirming the death of thhe Patriarch and Prophet Joseph & Hyram Smith; I immediately wrote three letters & sent to Brigham Young one to Peterboro N.H. one to Lowell & one to Brabford ...
    Dates:
    July 16, 1844 July 17, 1844
  • Page 46

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

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    See Journal Vol 1st April 15. 1837. Great and marvelous are thy Works O LORD GOD ALMIGHTY Written upon what came to pass on the first day of July AD 1838 in fulfillment of Revelation O GOD my heart inspire my pen direct while I record this scene of thy mercy this blessing of thy love a blessing promised me by the testimony of JESUS CHRIST. Could I claim it yes by faith all things are possible even that my parents & friends could in the new covenant with me stand. Without ...
  • Page 55

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

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    made shipwreck of faith and cared for none of these things. We next called upon Br. Jesse Coombs we found them strong in faith we spent the night with them distance of the day 10 miles August 11, 1838 ~ Saturday Aug 11. I took the parting hand with these saints and probably for the last time unless they flee to the land of Zion we bid them farewell & walked to the north end of the Island via Br. Crocketts & Merchants ...
    Dates:
    August 11, 1838 August 12, 1838 August 13, 1838
  • Page 40

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

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    Now in this world mankind are naturly selfish, ambitious & striving to excell one above another while yet some are willing to build up others as well as themselves so in the other world their is a variety of spirits some who seek to excell, & this was the case with the devil when he fell he sought for things which were unlawful hence he was cast down & it is said he drew away many with him & the greatness of his punishment is that he shall not ...
  • Page 65

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

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    The President called upon the delegates to represent the various conferences through- out the British dominions which occupied the forenoon & the following is the sum total represented of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints throughout England, Ireland Scotland & Wales viz [blank] Conferences embracing [blank] Branches containing [blank] Members including [blank] High Priest [blank] Elders [blank] Priest [blank] Teachers & [blank] Deacons There had been [blank] Baptized during the last year. This was the largest ...
  • Page 79

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

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    they fish, these flies are made of the feathers of birds some of various Colors the trout will often take them before the natural fly I was much gratifyed with this days fishing. we returned to Chatburn & Sister Parkinson cooked the troot for us which made a good meal we spent the night at Mr Parkinson 6 m May 9, 1845 ~ Friday 9th [FIGURE] I spent the day at Clithero at Sister Duckworth ...
    Dates:
    May 9, 1845 May 10, 1845 May 11, 1845
  • Page 80

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

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    lovely people in my travels in the vineyard they are like angels innocent as lambs & like children I did not wonder Elder Kimball cried when he left them for I was so overwhelmed with the spirit & power of God & simplicity of the people I could scearcely speak I blessed one lovely child of Br & Sister Martha Hartley I kissed it when I gave it to its mother many were in tears, many bore their testimony of the work of God & others ...
    Dates:
    May 12, 1845