Account of Meeting, [9 March 1841], as Reported by William P. McIntire

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Subject 1st. on the Gospel By father Cole he said that Some thought that He difered from president Smith Concerning the time of the Giving of the Holy Ghost— as teach that all men receive the Holy Ghost before Baptizem— Joseph said men do not take Notice of things as they Read them— or they might know things as they Read them— he quotes Petter 2d. Repent & be Baptized &c— & ye shall Receive the Gift of the Holly Ghost— Now said he (taking up his Cap & presenting to ) in Giveing you this Gift is not Giving myself— However there is a peistHood [priesthood] With <the> Holy Ghost & Key— the Holy Ghost over shadows you & witness unto you of the authority & the Gifts of the Holy Ghost— he said was the provence of the Father to preside as the Chief or President— Jesus as the Mediator & Holy Ghost as the testator or witness— the Son Had a Tabernicle & so had the father but the Holly Ghost is a personage of spirit without tabernicle the Great God has a name By wich he will be Called Which is Ahman— also in [p. [14]]
Subject 1st. on the Gospel By father Cole he said that Some thought that He difered from president Smith Concerning the time of the Giving of the Holy Ghost— as teach that all men receive the Holy Ghost before Baptizem— Joseph said men do not take Notice of things as they Read them— or they might know things as they Read them— he quotes Petter 2d. Repent & be Baptized &c— & ye shall Receive the Gift of the Holly Ghost— Now said he (taking up his Cap & presenting to ) in Giveing you this Gift is not Giving myself— However there is a peistHood priesthood With the Holy Ghost & Key— the Holy Ghost over shadows you & witness unto you of the authority & the Gifts of the Holy Ghost— he said was the provence of the Father to preside as the Chief or President— Jesus as the Mediator & Holy Ghost as the testator or witness— the Son Had a Tabernicle & so had the father but the Holly Ghost is a personage of spirit without tabernicle the Great God has a name By wich he will be Called Which is Ahman— also in [p. [14]]
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