DOCTRINE AND COVENANTS
OF THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
Instructions by Joseph Smith the Prophet, given at Ramus, Illinois, May 16 and 17, 1843. HC 5: 392–393.
, Celestial marriage is essential to exaltation in the highest heaven; 5–6
, How men are sealed up unto eternal life; 7–8
, All spirit is matter.
And if he does not, he cannot obtain it.
He may enter into the other, but that is the end of his kingdom; he cannot have an aincrease
(May 17th, 1843.) The more sure word of aprophecy
means a man’s knowing that he is bsealed
up unto ceternal
life, by revelation and the spirit of prophecy, through the power of the Holy Priesthood.
There is no such thing as immaterial matter. All aspirit
is matter, but it is more fine or pure, and can only be discerned by bpurer
We cannot asee
it; but when our bodies are purified we shall see that it is all bmatter