The Rise and Fall of Nauvoo (Google eBook)

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Deseret News, 1900 - Mormons - 457 pages
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Review: The Rise and Fall of Nauvoo

User Review  - Shirley Brown - Goodreads

I LIKED THE COMING TOGETHER OF THIS HISTORY THAN I DID OF SOME OF THE OTHER BOOKS I'VE READ. A SAD TIME. THE MORMONS TRULY WERE PERSECUTED, WHICH I'VE COME A GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF WITH READING THIS VERSION OF HISTORICAL EVENTS. Read full review

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User Review  - Stan Paulsen - Goodreads

What a fascinating topic! I wish BH Roberts was more of a real historian. Along with the nuggets if fascinating history, there was a good deal of ranting and apologetics. I also really wanted to know ... Read full review

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Page 26 - No person demeaning himself in a peaceable and orderly manner, shall ever be molested on account of his mode of worship or religious sentiments, in the said territory.
Page 10 - Rose from a hundred hearths, the homes of peace and contentment. Thus dwelt together in love these simple Acadian farmers Dwelt in the love of God and of man. Alike were they free from Fear, that reigns with the tyrant, and envy, the vice of republics.
Page 209 - By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he, being dead, yet speaketh.
Page 213 - And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying, Blessing, and honor, and glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.
Page 183 - And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people...
Page 201 - Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods ? If he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came, and the Scripture cannot be broken; say ye of Him, Whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest ; because I said, I am the Son of God ? If I do not the works of My Father, believe Me not.
Page 166 - Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on unto perfection ; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God, of the doctrine of baptisms, and of laying on of hands, and of resurrection of the dead, and of eternal judgment.
Page 196 - So likewise the Father is Almighty, the Son Almighty, and the Holy Ghost Almighty; And yet they are not three Almighties, but one Almighty.
Page 208 - And he said, I heard thy voice in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked, and I hid myself.
Page 196 - Faith is this : that we worship one God in Trinity, and Trinity in Unity, neither confounding the Persons, nor dividing the substance. For there is one Person of the Father, another of the Son, and another of the Holy Ghost. But the Godhead of the Father, of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, is all one ; the glory equal, the- majesty coeternal.

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