Revelation, July 1830–A [D&C 24]

25th. Commandment AD 1831 1830
A Revelation to Joseph & Oliver [Cowdery] given at Harmony  Susquehannah County Pennsylvania telling them concerning their  Calls &c
Behold thou wast called & Chosen to write the Book of Mormon  & to my ministery & I have lifted thee up out of thine afflictions  & have counseled thee that thou hast been delivered from all  thine enemies & thou hast been delivered from the power  of satan & from darkness Nevertheless thou art not excusa ble in thy Transgressions Nevertheless go thy way & sin  no more magnify thy office & after that thou hast sowed  thy fields & Secured them then go speedily unto the Church  which is in Colesvill Fayette & Manchester & they shall  support thee & I will bless them both spiritually &  temporally but if they receive thee not I will send  upon them a cursing instead of a blessing & thou shalt  continue in calling upon [God] in my name & writing the [p. 32]
Revelation, Harmony, PA, July 1830; handwriting of John Whitmer; in Revelation Book 1, pp. 32–34; CHL.