Discourse, 21 May 1843, as Reported by Martha Jane Knowlton Coray

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A Sermon by the Prophet Joseph Smith. On Election
Every man goes to his own place 2 Peter 1. Ch.— Judas by transgression fell that he might go to his own place. there is one glory of the sun another of the moon & another of the stars as one Star differetheth &c, so also is the reserection of the dead brethren I am not a very pious man. I do not wish to be a great deal better than any body else. If a Prophet was so much better than any body else was he would inherit a glory far beyond what any one else would inherit [p. [36]]
A Sermon by the Prophet Joseph Smith. On Election
Every man goes to his own place 2 Peter 1. Ch.— Judas by transgression fell that he might go to his own place. there is one glory of the sun another of the moon & another of the stars as one Star differetheth &c, so also is the reserection of the dead brethren I am not a very pious man. I do not wish to be a great deal better than any body else. If a Prophet was so much better than any body else was he would inherit a glory far beyond what any one else would inherit [p. [36]]
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