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  • Page 233

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

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    us great things, dont think strange if men dont think of great things when I obtained a great & glorious principle I felt like locking it up lest the people would laugh at me. And while we were together & telling one thing we would learn another; I speak of these things to do away with the notion or feelings about our secret meetings was their any thing wrong then no, neither will their be now. No, I have no fear of it what God does is for my salvation & the ...
  • Page 155

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

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    June 5, 1837 ~ Monday June 5th I called in the morning at Brother Azmons & conversed with him & also Brother Thompson upon temporal as well as spiritual subjects. Neither of them manifested any hardness towards me in the morning but both appeared affected Brother Azmon said he was still seeking for light & truth & should not have left the truth or the Church of latter day saints had it not been for his temptations trials &c. But I commended him to God & was ...
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    June 5, 1837 June 6, 1837 June 7, 1837
  • Page 265

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

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    he would repeat his visit & that in the mean time he would find enough to employ his thoughts in reflecting on what had passed and contem- plating the objects around him as soon as our Lord withdrew & his mind was more composed he observed the room was hung around with pictures & examineing more attentively he discoverd to his great surprised that they contained the history of his own life the most remarkable seenes he had passed through these represented in a most lively manner it may esily be imagined ...
  • Page 26

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

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    April 6, 1838 ~ Friday April 6th This is the day for the annual solemn assembly of the Saints in Zion or her stakes may God bless the Saints in every condition walked to Br Maltire Luce & spent the night 3 miles April 7, 1838 ~ Saturday 7 I walked to Mr Ephraim Luce from thence to Br Stephen Luce & after reading singing & prayer I Baptized two Persons Mr Ephraim Luce & Margarett Crockett I confirmed them by the ...
    Dates:
    April 6, 1838 April 7, 1838 April 8, 1838 April 9, 1838 April 10, 1838 April 11, 1838 April 12, 1838 April 13, 1838
  • Page 27

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

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    and Brother Stephen Luce was chosen secretary. The chairman opened meeting by prayer & represented the North fox Island branch containing 25 members in good standing also 3 members in Camden. Elder M Holmes represented the New Rowley Branch containing 11 members in good standing. The chairman made some remarks concerning the order of the call to the ministry after which Brother's Nathaniel Thomas & Stephen Luce was reccom -mend to be ordained to such offices as the spirit should direct and ...
    Dates:
    April 14, 1838 April 15, 1838 April 16, 1838
  • Page 35

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

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    [FIGURE] Lines from Susan in Hebrew Lovely Jan 1st 1842 Strive then to remember me Untill life shall scease to be Sweet twill be to think on thee And know thou dost remember me. Nay; to say forget the[e] is vain Has meditation ceased to reign Continue true and often send One thought to a confiding friend Now if in the festive hall Remember me remember all And if away o'er land or sea Do I Pray remember me In Answer 1 Lovely and lasting are the thoughts ...
  • Page 101

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

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    Elder Brigham Young house for meeting. President Hiram Smith opened the meeting by prayer after which the Presidency lade their hands upon my head & sealed a blessing upon me President Rigdon being speaker they also sealed a blessing upon the head of Elders George A Smith & Turley. Also upon the head of Sister Young sister Tailor & my wife. If we were faithful we had the promise of again returning to the bosom of ...
  • Page 103

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

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    him in testimony & rejoiced in having the privilege of once more addressing the body of the church Brother Orson Hide followed me & he had the spirit of the Lord. Brother Brigham Young next spoke & also bore testimony in the spirit. We was then addressed by President S. Rigdon & his address was peculiarly adapted to the circumstances of the Twelve taking their leave of all they hold dear on earth & go forth from their own nation & stand before the kings & rulers of the natio- ns ...
  • Page 179

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

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    reveal things differently from what we expect? He remarked that he was continually rising - altho' he had every thing bearing him down, standing in his way & opposing - after all he always comes out right at the end. Respecting females laying on hands, he further remarkd there could be no devil in it if God gave his sanction by healing that there could be no more sin in any female laying hands on the sick than in wetting the face with water that it is no sin for any body ...
  • Page 76

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

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    have Been a peaceable citizen but their has been a great hugh & cry about Jo Smith Govornor Bogs being shot, No crime can be done but what it is laid to Jo Smith. Here I was again dragged to the United States court, & was cleared & now it comes again. But as often as God sees fit for me to suffer I am ready But I am as innocent of these crimes as the Angels in heaven. I am not an enemy ...