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Prayer, 11 January 1834

the Church

The Book of Mormon related that when Christ set up his church in the Americas, “they which were baptized in the name of Jesus, were called the church of Christ.” The first name used to denote the church JS organized on 6 April 1830 was “the Church of Christ...

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may not be braught into disrepute, and the saints be afflicted by the hands of their enemies.
Fifthly, That the Lord would protect our printing press from the hands of evil men, and give us means to send forth his word, even his gospel that the ears of all may hear it, and also that we may print his scriptures; and also that he would give those who were appointed to conduct the press, wisdom sufficient that the cause [p. 46]
the Church

The Book of Mormon related that when Christ set up his church in the Americas, “they which were baptized in the name of Jesus, were called the church of Christ.” The first name used to denote the church JS organized on 6 April 1830 was “the Church of Christ...

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may not be braught  into disrepute, and the saints  be afflicted by the hands of their  enemies.
Fifthly, That the Lord would  protect our printing press  from the hands of evil men,  and give us means to send  forth his word, even his gos pel that the ears of all  may hear it, and also that  we may print his scrip tures; and also that he  would give those who  were appointed to con duct the press, wisdom  sufficient that the cause [p. 46]
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