Revelation, 27–28 December 1832 [D&C 88:1–126]

[thing] and establish, an house, even an house of prayer  and house of fasting, an house of faith, an house  of Learning, an house of glory, an house of order  an house of God, that your incomings may be  in the name of the Lord, and your outgoing  may be in the name of the Lord, that all your  salutations, may be in the name of the Lord,  with uplifted hands, unto the most high, therefore  ceace from all your light speaches, from all laughter  from all your lustful des[i]res, from all your pride  and lightmindness, and from all your wicked  doings, appoint among yourselves, a teacher, and  and lit [let] not all be spokesmen at once, but let  one speak at a time, and lit [let] all listen, unto his  sayings that when all have spoken, that all may  be edified, of all, and that evry man, may have  an equal privelege, see that ye love one another67

See John 13:34.  

 ceace to be covetous, learn to impart, one to  another as the gospel requires, ceace to be Idle, cease  to be unclean, ceace <to> find fault, one with another  ceace to sleep, any longer then is needful, retire to  thy bed early that ye may not be weary, arise  early, that your bodies, and your minds may  be invigorated, and above all things, clothe  yourselves, with the bonds of charity, as with a  mantle, which is <the> bonds of perfectness and peace,68

See Colossians 3:14.  

 prey always, that you may not faint69

See Luke 18:1; Book of Mormon, 1830 ed., 121 [2 Nephi 32:9]; and Revelation, 25 Jan. 1832–A [D&C 75:11].
Comprehensive Works Cited



The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon, upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi. Palmyra, NY: E. B. Grandin, 1830.

until I  come, behold, and lo, I will come quickly and  receive you unto myself70

See John 14:3.  

Given by Joseph the seer and writen by F.G. William [Frederick G. Williams]  assistan[t] scribe and counceller to sd. Joseph—— [p. 46]
Revelation, [Kirtland Township, OH], 27–[28] Dec. 1832. Featured version copied [between 22 Jan. and ca. 27 Feb. 1833] in Revelation Book 2, pp. 33–46; handwriting of Frederick G. Williams and JS; CHL. Includes redactions.