We recount some of the experiences of the elders on their way to Missouri, the conditions they found, and the beginning of the Lord's instructions on how to build up Zion. D&C 64:33 Isaiah 25:6… Read More
Revelations to Sidney Gilbert, Newel Knight, William Phelps, and others. Some are doing well, others are struggling.
JST Matthew 16:25-29
3 Nephi 12:29-30
2 Nephi 9:28-30
We begin with an unpublished revelation to Ezra Thayre promising he will receive power from on high at the June conference at Morley Farm. D&C 51 gives specific directions to the bishop trying to implement the law of consecration. Then we cover the conference at Morley Farm where according to Joseph Smith and several other witnesses, the Melchizedek Priesthood was revealed and conferred for the first time. We finish with Section 52 which was also received at the conference.
2 Thessalonians 2:3-4
JST Genesis 14:30-32
3 Nephi 20:14
3 Nephi 21:2-5
The Lord teaches true doctrine to a people that only desire the truth in part, yet some of those same doctrines are no longer believed by the modern LDS church. The Lord teaches his approved method for determining whether a spirit is from him or not, a method which is no longer taught by the modern church. And the Lord teaches how to properly teach the gospel, a method which has been deliberately avoided by the modern church’s missionary program for almost 100 years.
JST Genesis 9:5
1 John 4:1
Disruptive visitors leads to a revelation on gifts of the spirit. John Whitmer refuses a call from the prophet and receives a revelation from the Lord. And what to do with all the immigrants from New York?
1 Timothy 4:1-4
1 Nephi 10:17-19
2 Nephi 31:33
1 Corinthians 12:4-11
We take a break from the scriptures to evaluate some of the talks from General Conference and compare those teachings to what is taught in the scriptures.
The Lord establishes the rules of prophetic succession, calls the elders to gather for a conference, and gives information about his Second Coming.
D&C 88:21, 34
Edward Partridge is called as the first bishop. Shortly after, D&C 42 is received that contains the law of consecration, along with specific rules for dealing with sin within the church.
2 Nephi 10:9
The command to go to the Ohio. The command to look after the poor. And the short discipleship of James Covel.
2 Nephi 28:19-23
JST Matthew 13:25-45
1 Timothy 6:19
The waiting is over. Searcher’s book is now available. In this episode he gives a chapter-by-chapter overview of Joseph in the Gap, which gives “the hidden history that explains Mormonism’s past, present, and future.”
The book is available on Amazon here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08YQCQB87