from him. I hope you will search the scriptures, to see wheth er these things are not also consistant with those things that the ancient prophets and have written.
I remember and Wife, Ranson also, and , and little Charles, with all the brethren and sisters. I intreat for an interest in all your prayers before the throne of mercy in the name of Jesus. I hope that the Lord will grant that I may see you all again, and above all that we may overcome and set down together in the Kingdom of our Father.
We contemplate with much pleasure a visit from you
next spring, <and before if consistant with your business,> and hope we shall not be disappointed. So I
close, by subscribing myself your brother in the bonds of the gospel,
PS. I said that and mother Nickerson were well when we parted with them at , but you will recollect that ’s eyes <were> very sore while at your place: when we left him they were not well but considerably improved. J. [p. 65]