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Revelation, 6 August 1836 [D&C 111]

parts; and its wealth, pertaining to gold and silver, shall be yours. Concern not yourselves about your debts, for I will give you power to pay them. Concern not yourselves about Zion

A specific location in Missouri; also a literal or figurative gathering of believers in Christ, characterized by adherence to ideals of harmony, equality, and purity. In JS’s earliest revelations “the cause of Zion” was used to broadly describe the focus ...

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, for I will deal mercifully with her. Tarry in this place and in the regions round about, and the place where it is my will that you should tarry, for the main, shall be signalized unto you by the peace and power of my Spirit, that shall flow unto you. This place you may obtain by hire, &c. ...And inquire [p. [36]]
parts; and its wealth, pertaining to  gold and silver, shall be yours. Con cern not yourselves about your debts,  for I will give you power to pay  them. Concern not yourselves about  Zion

A specific location in Missouri; also a literal or figurative gathering of believers in Christ, characterized by adherence to ideals of harmony, equality, and purity. In JS’s earliest revelations “the cause of Zion” was used to broadly describe the focus ...

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, for I will deal merciful[ly]  with her. Tarry in this place and  in the regions round about, and  the place where it is my will  that you should tarry, for the main,  shall be signalized unto you  by the peace and power of thy my  Spirit, that shall flow unto you.  This place you may obtain by  hire, &c. ...And inquire [p. [36]]
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Revelation, Salem, MA, 6 Aug. 1836; handwriting of William W. Phelps

17 Feb. 1792–7 Mar. 1872. Writer, teacher, printer, newspaper editor, publisher, postmaster, lawyer. Born at Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey. Son of Enon Phelps and Mehitabel Goldsmith. Moved to Homer, Cortland Co., New York, 1800. Married Sally Waterman,...

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; in William W. Phelps, Journal, pp. 35–37; CHL.

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