be enabled to discern by the
Splrit those who shall go up unto the land
of , and those of my disciples who
Let my servant
retain his , or in other words, the store
yet for a little season.
Nevertheless let him impart all the
money which he can impart, to be sent up
unto the land of Zion.
Behold these things are in his own
hands, let him do ac cording to wisdom.
Verily I say, let him be ordained as an
agent unto the disciples that shall tarry,
and let him be ordained unto this power;
and now speedily visiting the church es, expounding
these things unto them, with my
Behold this is my wlll, obtaining moneys
even as I have directed.
He that is faithful and endureth shall
over come the world.
He that sendeth up treas ures unto the
land of Zion, shall receive an inheritance in
this world, and his works shall follow him;
and also, a reward in the world to come;
yea, and blessed are the dead that die in the Lord from henceforth, when the Lord shall
come and old things shall pass away, and
all things become new, they shall rise from
the dead and shall not die after, and shall
receive an before the Lord, in
the holy city, and he that liveth when the
Lord shall come, and have kept the faith,
blessed is he; nevertheless it is appointed to
him to die at the age of man:
wherefore chil dren shall grow up until
they become old, old men shall die; but
they shall not sleep in the dust, but they
shall be changed in the twinkling of an
wherefore for this cause preached the
unto the world, the resurrection of
these things are the things that ye
must look for, and speaking af ter the manner
of the Lord, they are now nigh at hand;
and in a time to come, even in the day of
the coming of the Son of man, and until
that hour, there will be foolish vir gins
among the wise, and at that hour com eth
an entire separation of the righteous and
the wicked; and in that day will I send
mine angels, to pluck out the wicked, and
cast them into unquenchable fire.
And now behold, verily I say unto you,
I the Lord am not well pleased with my
ser vant , he exalted himself
in his heart, and received not counsel, but
griev ed the Spirit:
wherefore his writing is not acceptable
unto the Lord, and he shall make another;
and if the Lord receive it not, be hold he
standeth no longer in the office which I
have appointed him.
And again, verily I say unto you,
those who desire in their hearts, in meekness,
to warn sinners to repentance, let them
be or dained unto this power: for this is a
day of warning, and not a day of many
words. For I the Lord am not to be mocked in
the last days.
Behold I am from above, and my
pow er lieth beneath.
I am over all, and in all, and through
all, and searcheth all things:
and the day cometh that all things
shall be subject unto me.
Behold I am Alpha and Omega, even
Wherefore let all men beware, how
they take my name in their lips:
for behold verily I say, that many there
be who are under this condemnation; who
useth the name of the Lord, and useth it in
vain, having not authority.
Wherefore let the church repent of
their sins, and I the Lord will own them,
otherwise they shall be cut off.
Rememember, that that which cometh
from above is sacred, and must be spoken
with care, and by constraint of the Spirit,
and in this there is no condemnation; and
ye receive the Spirit through prayer:
wherefore without this, there remaineth
condemnation: Let my servant Joseph
Smith, jr. and , seek them a
home as they are taught through prayer, by
the Spirit. These things remain to overcome,
through patience, that such may receive a
more exceeding and eter nal weight of glory;
otherwise, a greater con demnation: Amen. [p. 141]