Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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it was already in the world this expression  would be inconsistent, the small lights that  God has given, is sufficient to lead us out  of babylon, when we get out we shall have the  greater light. I told that I did not  understand him concerning the resurection  and wishd him to be more explanitory on the  subject; he replied that he did not feell im pressed by the spirit to unfold it further at  present, but perhaps he might at some  other time.
I then withdrew to do some buisness with another  gentleman that called to see me.
He [] informed that he was  born in Washington County New York. he says that all the rail roads canals and other improvements are  performed by spirits of the resurection.
The silence spoken of by John the Revelator  which is to be in heaven for the space of half  an hour, is between 1830 & 1851, during which  time the judgments of God will be poured  out after that time there will be peace.
Curiosity to see a man that was reputed  to be a jew caused many to call during  the day and more particularly at evening  suspicions were entertained that said  was the noted of , spoken  so much of in the public prints on account  of the trials he underwent in that place  before a court of justice, for murder mansl aughter comtempt of court whiping his Dau ghter &c for the two last crimes he was imp risoned, and came out about 4, months [p. 28]
it was already in the world this expression would be inconsistent, the small lights that God has given, is sufficient to lead us out of babylon, when we get out we shall have the greater light. I told that I did not understand him concerning the resurection and wishd him to be more explanitory on the subject; he replied that he did not feell impressed by the spirit to unfold it further at present, but perhaps he might at some other time.
I then withdrew to do some buisness with another gentleman that called to see me.
He [] informed that he was born in Washington County New York. he says that all the railroads canals and other improvements are performed by spirits of the resurection.
The silence spoken of by John the Revelator which is to be in heaven for the space of half an hour, is between 1830 & 1851, during which time the judgments of God will be poured out after that time there will be peace.
Curiosity to see a man that was reputed to be a jew caused many to call during the day and more particularly at evening suspicions were entertained that said was the noted of , spoken so much of in the public prints on account of the trials he underwent in that place before a court of justice, for murder manslaughter comtempt of court whiping his Daughter &c for the two last crimes he was imprisoned, and came out about 4, months [p. 28]
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