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Revelation, 23 April 1834 [D&C 104]

inasmuch as some of my servants have not kept the commandment but have broken the covenant, by coveteousness & with feigned words, I have cursed them with a verry sore & grievous curse; for I the Lord have decreed in my heart, that inasmuch as any man belonging to the Firm

An organization that supervised the management of church enterprises and properties from 1832 to 1834. In March and April 1832, revelations directed that the church’s publishing and mercantile endeavors be organized. In accordance with this direction, the...

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, shall be found a transgressor, or in other words, shall brake the covenant with which ye are bound, he shall be cursed in his life & shall be trodden down by whom I will; for I the Lord am not to be mocked in these things; & all this that the inocent among you may not be condemned with the unjust, & that the guilty among you may not escape because I the [p. [20]]
inasmuch as some of my servants  have not kept the commandment  but have broken the covenant, by cov eteousness & with feigned words, I  have cursed them with a verry sore &  grievous curse; for I the Lord have de creed in my heart, that inasmuch as  any <man> belonging to the Firm

An organization that supervised the management of church enterprises and properties from 1832 to 1834. In March and April 1832, revelations directed that the church’s publishing and mercantile endeavors be organized. In accordance with this direction, the...

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, shall be fou nd a transgressor, or in other words,  shall break brake the covenant with which  ye are bound, he shall be cursed in  his life & shall be trodden down by  whom I will; for I the Lord am not  to be mocked in these things; & all  this that the inocent among you  may not be condemned with the  unjust, & that the guilty among  you may not escape because I the [p. [20]]
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Revelation, Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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, OH, 23 Apr. 1834; in Book of Commandments Book C, [pp. 19–43]; handwriting of Orson Pratt

19 Sept. 1811–3 Oct. 1881. Farmer, writer, teacher, merchant, surveyor, editor, publisher. Born at Hartford, Washington Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Moved to New Lebanon, Columbia Co., New York, 1814; to Canaan, Columbia Co., fall...

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; Revelations Collection, CHL. Includes endorsement.

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