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Revelation, 14 June 1831 [D&C 55]

58 Comandment June 14th. 1831
A Revelation  to William [W.] Phelps & Joseph Coe their Calling &c——
Behold thus saith the lord unto you my servent William  yea even the lord of the whole Earth thou art called & chosen & hast  after thou hast been baptized by water which if you do with an eye  single to my glory you shall have a remission of your sins & a recep tion of the Holy spirit by the laying on of hands & then thou shalt  be ordained by the hand of my servent Joseph to be an Elder unto this  Church to Preach repentance & remission of sins by way of baptism  in the name of Jesus Christ the son of the living God & on whom soever you shall lay your hands & if they are contrite before me  you shall have power t give the holy spirit & again thou shalt  be ordained to assist my servent Oliver [Cowdery] to do the work of Print ing & of Selecting & writing Books for Schools in this Church  that little Children also may receive instruction before me as  is pleasing unto me & again verily I say unto you for this cause  thou shalt take thy Journey with my servents Joseph & Sidney [Rigdon] that  thou mayest be planted in the land of thine inheritance to do  this work & again let my servent Joseph (Coe) also take his  Journey with them the residue shall be made known hereafter  even as I will Amen [p. 91]
Revelation, Kirtland, OH, 14 June 1831; handwriting of John Whitmer; in Revelation Book 1, p. 91; CHL.

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