Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 1, 21 December 1842–10 March 1843

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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I laughed at him & told him  he was one of Baals prophets  his God did not not hear him. Jump  up & cut yourself— & he comma[nde]d  fire f[r]om heaven to consume  my house.—
when I was preaching in  a quaker wanted a sign— I told him  to be still. after sermon he wanted  a sign. I told the congregati[o]n the  man was an adulterer, “A wicked  & adulterous geneatin [generation].” & the Lord  to me in a revelation that any  man who. wantd a sign was  adulteros person.— “It is true [p. [175]]
I laughed at him & told him he was one of Baals prophets his God did not not hear him. Jump up & cut yourself— & he commanded fire from heaven to consume my house.—
when I was preaching in a quaker wanted a sign— I told him to be still. after sermon he wanted a sign. I told the congregation the man was an adulterer, “A wicked & adulterous geneatin generation.” & the Lord to me in a revelation that any man who. wantd a sign was adulteros person.— “It is true [p. [175]]
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