the Twelve

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  • Page 132

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

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    March 26, 1837 ~ Sunday March 26th Sunday communed with the saints in the fore part of the day. In the latter part, Elder W. Parrish Preached the funeral sermon of Sister Pratt the wife of Elder P. P. Pratt one of the twelve who died March 25th 1837 March 27, 1837 ~ Monday March 27th I signed $50 fifty Dollars for the building of the house of the Lord in Zion the subscription ...
    Dates:
    March 26, 1837 March 27, 1837 April 2, 1837
  • Page 172

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

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    August 29, 1837 ~ Tuesday Aug 29th Preached at the north schoolhouse, spent the night at Malatiah Luce 8 m[iles] August 30, 1837 ~ Wednesday 30th Elder Hale Preached at the east schoolhouse I followed him, stay'd with Carver 4 m[iles] August 31, 1837 ~ Thursday 31st Last day of summer I visited many friends. I retired in company with Elder Hale to a grove & sat down under a fir tree and sung a song ...
    Dates:
    August 29, 1837 August 30, 1837 August 31, 1837 September 1, 1837 September 2, 1837 September 3, 1837 September 4, 1837 September 5, 1837
  • Page 79

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    INSTRUCTIONS TO THE TWELVE. the Twelve be humble and not be exalted, and beware of pride and not seek to excel one another, but act for each other's good, and honorably make mention of each other's names in prayer before the Lord and before your fellow-men. Do not backbite or devour a brother. The Elders of Israel should seek to learn by precept and example in this late age of the world and not be obliged to learn everything we know by sad experience. I trust the remainder of ...
  • Page 7

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

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    Oct 22d 1865 Continued from 1 volume of red covered Book of W Woodruff Journal October 22, 1865 ~ Sunday Oct 22d 1865 Sunday Afternoon at the Tabernacle W Woodruff spoke one hour & 15 Minutes. Elder Sloan reported the same which is recorded in this Journal under date of [blank] I met with D H Wells & several of the Twelve for prayer & attended a meeting in the Evening at the 14th ward school house. I spoke to the people 45 ...
    Dates:
    October 22, 1865 October 23, 1865 October 24, 1865 October 25, 1865 October 28, 1865 October 29, 1865 October 30, 1865 October 31, 1865 November 1, 1865 November 4, 1865 November 5, 1865 November 6, 1865 November 9, 1865
  • Page 8

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

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    November 10, 1865 ~ Friday Nov 10 1865 I spent most of the day on the Lake west of Ezra Pettets we killed 26 fine fat ducks. Brother H. C. Kimball & G Q Cannon spent the day in the Endowment House they gave Endowments to 65. G Q Cannon sealed 30 couple November 11, 1865 ~ Saturday 11. I spent the day in the Endowment House we gave
    Dates:
    November 10, 1865 November 11, 1865 November 12, 1865 November 13, 1865 November 17, 1865 November 18, 1865 November 19, 1865 November 20, 1865 November 23, 1865 November 24, 1865 November 25, 1865 November 26, 1865
  • Page 11

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

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    December 7, 1865 ~Thursday Dec 7. 1865 I packed away about 25 Bushels of Apples to day. sold 7 Bushels of Spitzenburgh for $50. Paid A. O. Smoots clerk, Shetler, $100, Borrowed Money. Paid McKean for U.S. taxes $20, per J. C. Little borrowed $20 of Mitchel. I spent the Evening reading the Letters of O. Cowdry on the Early history of the Church December 8, 1865 ~ Friday 8 I spent the fore part of the day in the ...
    Dates:
    December 7, 1865 December 8, 1865 December 9, 1865 December 10, 1865 December 11, 1865 December 12, 1865 December 13, 1865 December 14, 1865 December 15, 1865
  • Page 13

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

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    Dec 28 which have been promised you by the Apostles shall be fulfilled upon your head & when you get through with the toils of this life you shall come forth in the Morning of the first resurrection clothed with glory immortality & Eternal Life, & you shall have the privilege of associating in the Celestial Kingdom of God with these vary Apostles & Prophets whom you have been feasting Annually for the last fifteen years (Brother & Sister Blackhurst came ...
  • Page 14

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

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    Dec 22d 1865 Elder Taylor followed & backed up the Testimony of those who had spoke. He was followed by Elder Cannon all the Twelve present spoke & much of the Spirit of God rested upon us & we were Blessed & felt it good to be there Elder Taylor Prophesyed that the Twelve should be delivered from the bondage of the poverty under which they had been weltering for years At the close of the Meeting I went & got my sleigh & ...
    Dates:
    December 23, 1865 December 24, 1865 December 25, 1865 December 26, 1865 December 27, 1865
  • Page 16

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

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    A synopsis of my Labors in 1865 I Travelled 1983 Miles I Attended Public Meetings 170 Meetings I Preached 64 discourses 64 Discourses I Attended two General Conferences 2 Conferences I Attended 62 Prayer Circles 62 Prayer C. I Ordained 4 Seventies 4 Seventies I Blessed 52 Missionaries in company with the Twelve I Spent 54 days in the Endowment House 54 days We gave Endowments to 1342 persons 1342 Endowments President B Young sealed several couple ...
  • Page 20

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

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    Jan 1 1866 and we all rode & called upon Orson Pratts family & spent a few moments with them we also rode through the city & called upon the Mayor A. O. Smoot & took some Home made wine with him we then called upon Govornor Durkee who greeted us with great welcome we then went to Elder John Taylor's & took dinner with him there we separated I spent the Evening at the Historians office writing the proced- ings of the ...
    Dates:
    January 2, 1866 January 3, 1866 January 4, 1866 January 5, 1866 January 6, 1866 January 7, 1866 January 9, 1866 January 10, 1866 January 11, 1866 January 12, 1866 January 13, 1866 January 14, 1866 January 15, 1866 January 16, 1866 January 17, 1866