What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Abraham Adam affairs Amelia Anti-Mormons Apostles appointed Archees authority believe Bishop blessings Book of Mormon brethren Brigham Young Brother Burton called Camp Douglas Canyon Cedar City celestial celestial kingdom Celestial Marriage Christ command committed Congress Connor court crimes Danites Deseret Doctrine and Covenants duty earth Elders Emeline emigrants eternity faith father federal officers gentiles Government Governor Harding hand Harem Heaven Holy husband Hyrum Smith Indians Jesus John Joseph Smith Judge Waite jury Justice Kimball Kinney large number leaders Legislature living Lord marriage married massacre ment miles military Mormon Church Mormon religion Morrisites murder organized persons plurality polygamy Pratt preach President Priesthood Prophet received revelation saints Salt Lake City Sarah sealed sent sisters spirit Territory of Utah thee things thou tion tithing troops United unto Utah Territory wife wives woman women
Page 217 - It hath been said, whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement. But I žay unto you, that whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery ; and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced, committeth adultery.
Page 236 - And the thing was grievous in Abraham's sight, because of his son. And God said unto Abraham, ' Let it not be grievous in thy sight, because of the lad, and because of thy bond-woman ; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall
Page 132 - He was a man Who stole the livery of the Court of Heaven To serve the Devil in; in virtue's guise Devoured the widow's house and orphan's bread; In holy phrase, transacted villanies That common sinners durst not meddle with.
Page 252 - shall eat thereof all the days of thy life; thorns also and thistles it shall bring thee forth unbid; and thou shall eat the herb of the field ; in the sweat of thy face shall thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for thou out of the ground wast taken; know thy birth; for dust thou art, and shall
Page 235 - handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar. And Sarai said unto Abram, 'Behold now the Lord hath restrained me from bearing; I pray thee go in unto my maid ; it may be that I may obtain children by her.
Page 250 - art; from sin and blame entire; I, from the influence of thy looks, receive access in every virtue. Why shouldst not thou like sense within thee feel when I am present, and thy trial choose with me, — best witness of thy virtue tried.
Page 165 - 4. . . . Inasmuch as this church of Christ has been reproached with the crime of fornication and polygamy ; we declare that we believe that one man should have one wife; and one •woman but one husband, except in case of death, when either is at liberty to marry again.
Page 250 - O sacred, wise, and wisdom-giving plant; mother of science! Now I feel thy power within me clear, not only to discern things in their causes, but to trace the ways of highest agents, deemed however wise. Queen of "this