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Revelation, 10 March 1831 [D&C 48]

49 Commandment March 10th. 1831
A Revelation Received at Kirtland Geauga  County Ohio concerning the Bretheren in New York  how to Manage with their property &c
It is nessessary that ye should remain for the present  time in your places of abode as it shall be suitable  to your circumstances & inasmuch as ye [have] lands ye shall imp art to the Eastern Brethren & in as much as ye have not  lands let them buy for the present time in those regi ons round about as seemeth them good for it must  needs be nessessary that they have places to live for  the present time it must needs be nessessary that  ye save all the money that ye can (& that ye obtain all  that ye can) that in time ye may be enabled to purch ase lands for an inheritance (even the City) the place  is not yet to be revealed but after your Brethren come  from the East there are to be certain men to be app ointed & to them it shall be given to know the place  as to them it shall be revealed & they shall be appoin ted to purchase the lands & to lay the foundation  make a commencement to lay the foundation of the  City & then ye shall begin to be gethered with your  families evry man according to his family according  to his circumstances & as is appointed to them by the  Bishop & Elders of the Church according to the laws  & commandments which ye have received & which ye shall  hereafter receive [p. 79]
Revelation, Kirtland, OH, 10 Mar. 1831; handwriting of John Whitmer; in Revelation Book 1, p. 79; CHL.

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