Revelation, 4 November 1830 [D&C 34]

37th Commandment AD 1830
A Commandment to Orson [Pratt] his call to the ministery &c  given at Fayette Seneca county State of New York
My Son Orson hearken ye & Behold what I the Lord God  say unto you even Jesus Christ your Redeemer the light & the  life of the world & a light which shineth in darkness & the  darkness Comprehendeth it not who so loved the world that  he gave his own life that as many as would believe might  become the Sons & daughter[s] of God Wherefore ye are my Son &  blessed are ye because ye have believed & more blessed are  ye because ye are called of me to Preach my Gospel to lift  up your voice as with a the sound of a Trump both long  & loud & cry repentance to a crooked & perverse generation prepareing  the way of the Lord for his second Coming for Behold Verily Verily  I say unto you the time is soon at hand that I will come in a  cloud with power & great glory & it shall be a great day at the [p. 45]
Revelation, Fayette, NY, 4 Nov. 1830; handwriting of John Whitmer; in Revelation Book 1, pp. 45–46; CHL.