Revelation, February 1831–A [D&C 43]

45th. Commandment AD 1831
given to the Elders of this Church at Kirtland Geauga Ohio
Oh hearken ye Elders of my Church & give ere [ear] to the words  which I shall speak unto you for Behold verily Verily I say unto  you that ye have received a commandment for a law unto my  Church through him whom I have appointed unto you to receive  commandments & Revelations from my hand & this ye shall know  asshuredly that there is none other appointed unto you to  receive commandments & Revelations untill he be taken if he  abide in me. but Verily Verily I say unto you that none else  shall be appointed unto this gift except it be through  him for if it be taken from him he shall not have power  except to appoint another in his stead & this shall be a law  unto you that ye receive not the teachings of any that shall [p. 67]
Revelation, Kirtland, OH, Feb. 1831; handwriting of John Whitmer; in Revelation Book 1, pp. 67–70; CHL.