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Revelation, 6 May 1833 [D&C 93]

and inasmuch as you keep my sayings you shall not be confounded in this world nor in the world to come
and verely I say unto you that it is my will that ye should hasten to translate

To produce a text from one written in another language; in JS’s usage, most often through divine means. JS considered the ability to translate to be a gift of the spirit, like the gift of interpreting tongues. He recounted that he translated “reformed Egyptian...

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my Scriptures and to obtain a knowledg of history and of Countries and of Kingdoms and of laws, of God & man and all these for the salvation of Zion Amen [p. [6]]
and inasmuch as you keep my sayings you  shall not be confounded in this world nor  in the world to come Am  
and verely I say unto you that it is my  will that ye should hasten to translate

To produce a text from one written in another language; in JS’s usage, most often through divine means. JS considered the ability to translate to be a gift of the spirit, like the gift of interpreting tongues. He recounted that he translated “reformed Egyptian...

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 my Scriptures and to obtain a knowledg  of history and of Countries and of Kingdoms  and of laws, of man & of God <God & man> and all these  for the salvation of Zion Amen [p. [6]]
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