The Missouri Persecutions

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G. Q. Cannon, 1900 - Mormon Church - 333 pages

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Page 45 - this man was born there. And of Zion it shall be said, This and that man was born in her ; and the Highest himself shall establish her. The Lord shall count when he writeth up the people, that this man was born there. As well the singers as the players on instruments shall be there : all my springs
Page 75 - For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called: but God hath chosen the foolish things of the world, * * * * The
Page 134 - He, whose word can not be broken, Chose thee for his own abode. On the Rock of ages founded, What can shake thy sure repose! With salvation's walls surrounded, Thou
Page 45 - dwellings of Jacob. Glorious things are spoken of thee, 0 city of God. I will make mention of Rahab and Babylon to them that know me; behold Philistia, and Tyre, with
Page 17 - the same order, the same priesthood, the same ordinances, gifts, powers and blessings, as were enjoyed on the eastern continent; that the people were cut off in consequence of their transgressions; that the last of their prophets who existed among them were commanded to write an abridgment of their prophecies, history, etc.,
Page 45 - Verily this generation shall not all pass away until an house shall be built unto the Lord, and a cloud shall rest upon it, which cloud shall be even the glory of the Lord, which, shall fill the house; * * * the sons of Moses, and also the sons of Aaron shall
Page 190 - Adam arose and blessed him, and called him Michael, the Prince, the Archangel. The Lord also blessed Adam, saying: "I have set thee to be the head—a multitude of nations shall come of thee, and thou art a Prince over them for ever." So great was the influence of this double blessing upon Adam, that though
Page 249 - you need not expect any mercy, but extermination, for I am determined the governor's order shall be executed. As for your leaders do not once think—do not imagine for a moment—do not let it enter your mind, that they will be delivered or that you will see their faces again, for their
Page 292 - shall give a definite pledge of their intention, within a reasonable time, to move out of the county, shall be allowed to remain unmolested until they have sufficient time to sell their property and close their business without any material sacrifice. "That the editor of the Star be required forthwith to close his office,
Page 109 - heaven, as a fig tree casteth her untimely figs, when she is shaken of a mighty wind; and the

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