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Prayer, 11 January 1834

Firstly, That the Lord would grant that our lives might be precious in his sight, that he would watch over our persons and give his angels charge concerning us and our families that no evil nor unseen hand might be permitted to harm us.
Secondly, That the Lord would also hold the lives of all the United Firm

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, and not suffer that any of them shall be taken.
Thirdly, That the Lord would grant that our brother Joseph might prevail over [p. 44]
Firstly, That the Lord would  grant that our lives might  be precious in his sight, that  he would watch over our per sons and give his angels cha rge concerning us and our  families that no evil nor un seen hand might be permitted  to harm us.
Secondly, That the Lord would  also hold the lives of all  the United 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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, and not  suffer that any of them shall  be taken.
Thirdly, That the Lord would  grant that our brother Jo seph might prevail over [p. 44]
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