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SELECTIONS FROM THE
BOOK OF MOSES
9 And the
of God withdrew from Moses, that his
was not upon Moses; and Moses was left unto himself. And as he was left unto himself, he
unto the earth.
Job 10: 12
12 Thou hast granted me life and favour, and thy
hath preserved my spirit.
Isa. 6: 5
5 ¶ Then said I, Woe
me! for I am
; because I
a man of
lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have
Acts 9: 4
4 And he
to the earth, and heard a voice saying unto him,
, Saul, why persecutest thou me?
JS-H 1: 20
20 He again forbade me to join with any of them; and many other things did he say unto me, which I cannot write at this time. When I came to myself again, I found myself
on my back, looking up into heaven. When the light had departed, I had no strength; but soon recovering in some degree, I went home. And as I leaned up to the fireplace,
inquired what the matter was. I replied, “Never mind, all is well—I am well enough off.” I then said to my mother, “I have learned for myself that Presbyterianism is not true.” It seems as though the
was aware, at a very early period of my life, that I was destined to prove a disturber and an annoyer of his kingdom; else why should the powers of darkness combine against me? Why the
and persecution that arose against me, almost in my infancy?
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