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Revelation, 24 February 1834 [D&C 103]

Verily I say unto you my Friends behold, I will give unto you a revelation & commandment

Generally, a divine mandate that church members were expected to obey; more specifically, a text dictated by JS in the first-person voice of Deity that served to communicate knowledge and instruction to JS and his followers. Occasionally, other inspired texts...

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, that you may know how to act in the discharge of your duties concerning the salvation & redemption of your brethren who have been scattered from the land of Zion: being driven & smitten by the hands of mine enemies on whom I will pour out of my wrath without measure in mine own time; for I have suffered them thus far. that they might fill up the measure of their iniquities that their cup might be full, & that those who call themselves after my name might be chastened for a little season, with a sore & grievous [p. [7]]
Verily I say unto you my Friends  behold, I will give unto you a revelati on & commandment

Generally, a divine mandate that church members were expected to obey; more specifically, a text dictated by JS in the first-person voice of Deity that served to communicate knowledge and instruction to JS and his followers. Occasionally, other inspired texts...

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, that you may  know how to act in the discharge of  your duties concerning the salvation  & redemption of your brethren who  have been scattered from the land of  Zion: being driven & smitten by  ther hands of mine enemies on  whom I will pour out of my wrath  without measure in mine own time;  for I have suffered them thus far. that  they might fill up the measure  of their iniquities that their cup  might be full, & that those who  call themselves after my name  might be chastened for a little  season, with a sore & grievous [p. [7]]
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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, 24 Feb. 1834;in Book of Commandments Book C, pp. [7–18]; 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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