Revelation given to
[Joseph Knight Sr.] in
May, 1829, informing him how he must do,
to be worthy to assist in the work of the Lord.
A GREAT and marvelous work is about to
come forth among the children of men: behold I am God, and give heed
to my word, which is quick and powerful, sharper than a two-edged sword,
to the dividing asunder of both joints and marrow: there fore, give
heed unto my word.
2 Behold the
field is white already to harvest, therefore whoso desireth to reap, let
him thrust in his sickle with his might, and reap while the day
lasts, that he may treasure up for his soul everlas ting salvation in
the kingdom of God: Yea, who soever will thrust in his sickle and reap, the
same is called of God: therefore, if you will ask of me you shall
receive; if you will knock it shall be opened unto you.
3 Now as you have asked, behold I say
unto you, keep my
, and seek to bring forth and establish
the cause of .
4 Behold I
speak unto you, and also to all those who have desires to bring forth and
establish this work, and no one can assist in this work, except he
shall be humble and full of love, having faith, hope and charity,
being temperate in all things, whatso ever shall be intrusted to his
5 Behold I am the light and life of
the world, that speaketh these words:
therefore, give heed with your might, and then you are called: Amen.