Revelation, 8 July 1838–A [D&C 118]

The following Revelation was given in Far West  Mo. July 8th. 1838. And read this day in the congregation  of the saints,
Making known the will of the Lord concerning the Twelve  Show unto us thy will O, Lord concerning the  Twelve.
Verily thus saith the Lord, Let a conference  be held immediately, Let the Twelve be organiz ed, Let men be appointed to supply the place<s> of  those who [are?] fallen, Let my servent Thomas remain for  a season in the land of Zion, to publish my word  let the residue continue to preach from that hour,  and if they will do this in all Lowliness of heart  in meekness in and pureness and long suffering  I the Lord God give unto them a promise, that [p. 54]
Revelation, Far West, MO, 8 July 1838; handwriting of George W. Robinson; in JS, Journal, Mar.–Sept. 1838, pp. 54–55; CHL.