Discourse, 22 January 1843, as Reported by William Clayton

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Sunday 22 This A. M. Joseph preached in the . subject arose from two questions proposed from <​at​> a Lyceum. 1st. Did John Baptize for remission of sins? 2nd. Wether the kingdom of God was set up before the day of Pentecost or not till then?
To the 1st. Q. he <​I​> answered, “he did”
It is acknowledged of all men that John preached the gospel— & must have preached the 1st. principles, if so he must have preached the doctrine of Baptism for the remission of sins for that is the first principal of the Gospel and was ordained before the foundation of the world. I next give my own [p. 48]
Sunday 22 This A. M. Joseph preached in the . subject arose from two questions proposed at a Lyceum. 1st. Did John Baptize for remission of sins? 2nd. Wether the kingdom of God was set up before the day of Pentecost or not till then?
To the 1st. Q. I answered, “he did”
It is acknowledged of all men that John preached the gospel— & must have preached the 1st. principles, if so he must have preached the doctrine of Baptism for the remission of sins for that is the first principal of the Gospel and was ordained before the foundation of the world. I next give my own [p. 48]
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