will of God

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  • Page 13

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

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    Jan. 2nd 1834 To the Book of Mormon. I believed it was light out of darkness and truth out of the ground. The license which I receieved reads thus. A Power and authority given to Willford Woodruff provi ng that he is a Teacher in the Church of Christ by the will of God the Father according to his holy Calling and the gift ^& power^ of the Holy ghost agreeable to the Revelations of Jesus Christ ...
    Dates:
    January 2, 1834
  • Page 181

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

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    April 21 be doing the will of God. It is the will of God that we should keep the word of wisdom. When you want to do Evil it is the will of the devil, & not the will of God. President Young told a dream on chewing tobaco. We spent the night with Robinson April 22, 1869 ~ Thursday 22 [FIGURE] I wrote 2 letters to Phebe & I F Carter. It was snowing Hard & we ...
    Dates:
    April 22, 1869 April 23, 1869 April 24, 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 Minuts He spoke upon the sacrament Quoted ...
    Dates:
    June 20, 1870 June 21, 1870
  • Page 276

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

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    October 5, 1870 ~ Wednesday Oct 5, 1870 [FIGURES] I spent the day in the Endowmet House to attend to the Baptism & sealing for the dead. D. Huntington Baptized 211 Samuel H. B. Smith 203 & Ward Pack 237 Total 651 Baptisms I confirmed some 60 persons D. H. Wells sealed 80 couple Joseph F Smith 59 & W. Woodruff 41, Total 180 sealings. Wilford Woodruff Jr was Baptized for 3 persons viz ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1870 October 6, 1870 October 7, 1870
  • Page 102

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

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    Oct 7, 1867 2d The Education of our children. This is of vast importance to our children the duty resting upon mothers is vary great, when does the Education of child begin. I will not tell you what ^you^ Believe about it or any one Els But I will tell you what I Believe about it & that is I Believe that the Education of the child Begins the day that the Spirit of Life from God Enters into the Tabernacle & as the Mother is so will be the Child if ...
  • Page 180

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

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    April 19, 1869 President Young said I require all under 100 years old to stop using tobaco & drinking whiskey if they do not we will soon make it a test of fellow[ship] in the Church you should keep the word of wisdom. I have laid the Benefit of this course before the saints many times the people injure their health tea injures the stomach tobaco, whiskey, tea, ^&^ coffee injures the Health & shortens the lives of the peoples Babylon is going to Fall. In the
    Dates:
    April 20, 1869 April 21, 1869
  • Page 51

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] through Great Malvern to Crowcat; I held a meeting at Brother George Brooks' and had an interesting time with a large number of Saints whom I had baptized about a year before. I went to Dunclose the day after, visiting many of the Saints by the way, laying hands upon the sick, and blessing and counseling others of the flock. They all were happy to see me, for I had baptized most ...
  • Page 137

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    May 1, 1861 Both North & South were gathering large armies and preparing for war the Banks & rich men throughout the whole contry were consecrating there millions of Dollars to sustain the war. The Nation has persecuted the Saints of God & made them consecrate there all & flee from place to to place to save their lives and now it is there turn, the Lord has said [FIGURE] He would vex the Nation and he will suredly do it. Civil war has begun in Earnest & it will go on untill the
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    May 2, 1861 May 3, 1861 May 4, 1861 May 5, 1861 May 6, 1861 May 7, 1861 May 8, 1861
  • Page 116

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    31, Jan 1861 And I know what is going on in other peoples Houses, I know it by the spirit of God it is revealed to me. Do spirits administer to us they do but we do not know it. Charles here will administer to his mother but she will not know it. these things are so ordered and governed that we may be tried and if Sister Little was to die & go whare her children are in the spirit world she would do just ...
  • Page 81

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1860 – October 22, 1865)

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    13 1860 I am not a Bishop, but in a Bishops meeting and I feel like saying a few words as President Young has given liberty. It matters not to me whether the lash hits me or you in the reproofs given by President Young, I feel to thank God that we are blessed with a leader who has indipendence of mind sufficient to do the will of God let it reprove or rebuke who it may. He asks no odds of any ...
    Dates:
    September 14, 1860 September 15, 1860 September 16, 1860