Printer’s Manuscript of the Book of Mormon, circa August 1829–circa January 1830

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mand God because I said he shall not save his people in their sins and I say unto you again that he cannot save them in their sins for I cannot deny his word and he hath said that no unclean thing can inherit the Kingdom of Heaven therefore how can ye be saved except ye inherit the Kingdom of Heaven therefore ye cannot be saved in your sins now Zeezrom saith again unto him is it the sn of God the very eternal Father and Amulek saith unto him yea he is the very Eternal Father of Heaven and earth and all things which in them is he is the begining and the end the first and the last and he shall come into the world to redeem his people and he shall take upon him the transgressions of those who believe on his name and these are they that shall have eternal life and salvation cometh to none else therefore the wicked remain as though there had been no redmption made except it be the looseing of the bands of death, for Behold the day cometh that all shall rise from the dead <&> stand before God and be judged according to his works. now there is a death which is called temporal death, and the death of Christ, shall loose the bands of this temporal death that all shall be raised from this temporal death the spirit and the body shall be re united again in its perfect form both limb and joint shall be restored to its proper frame even as we now are at this time and we shall be brought to stand before God, knowing even as we know now and have a bright reccollection of all our guilt, now this restoration shall come to all both Old and young both bond and free both male and female both the wicked and the righteous and there shall not so much as a hair of their heads be lost but all things shall be restored to its perfect frame as it is now on and in the body and shall be brought & be reigned before the bar of Christ the son and God the Father and the Holy spirit which one Eternal God, to be judged according to their works whether they be good or whether they be evil now behold I have spoken <unto> to you concerning the death of the mortal body and also concerning the resurrection of the mortal body I say unto you that this mortal body is raised to an immortal body that is from death even from the first death unto life that they can die no more their spirits uniting with their bodies never to be divided thus the whole becomeing spiritual and immortal that they can no more see corruption now when Amulek had finished these words the people began again to be astonished and also Zeezrom began to tremble and thus ended the words of Amulek or this is all that I have written
Alma, Chapter 9 [Alma 12–13:9]
Chapter 9th.
Now Alma seeing that the words of Amulek had silenced Zeezrom for he beheld that Amulek had caught him in his lieings and deceivings to destroy him and seeing that he began to tremble under a consciousness of his guilt he opened his mouth and began to speak unto him and to establish the words of Amulek and to explain thing beyond or to unfold the scriptures beyond that which Amulek had done now the words that Alma spake unto Zeezrom was heard by the people round about, for the [p. 197]
mand God because I said he shall not save his people in their sins and I say unto you again that he cannot save them in their sins for I cannot deny his word and he hath said that no unclean thing can inherit the Kingdom of Heaven therefore how can ye be saved except ye inherit the Kingdom of Heaven therefore ye cannot be saved in your sins now Zeezrom saith again unto him is it the sn of God the very eternal Father and Amulek saith unto him yea he is the very Eternal Father of Heaven and earth and all things which in them is he is the begining and the end the first and the last and he shall come into the world to redeem his people and he shall take upon him the transgressions of those who believe on his name and these are they that shall have eternal life and salvation cometh to none else therefore the wicked remain as though there had been no redmption made except it be the looseing of the bands of death, for Behold the day cometh that all shall rise from the dead & stand before God and be judged according to his works. now there is a death which is called temporal death, and the death of Christ, shall loose the bands of this temporal death that all shall be raised from this temporal death the spirit and the body shall be re united again in its perfect form both limb and joint shall be restored to its proper frame even as we now are at this time and we shall be brought to stand before God, knowing even as we know now and have a bright reccollection of all our guilt, now this restoration shall come to all both Old and young both bond and free both male and female both the wicked and the righteous and there shall not so much as a hair of their heads be lost but all things shall be restored to its perfect frame as it is now on and in the body and shall be brought & be reigned before the bar of Christ the son and God the Father and the Holy spirit which one Eternal God, to be judged according to their works whether they be good or whether they be evil now behold I have spoken unto to you concerning the death of the mortal body and also concerning the resurrection of the mortal body I say unto you that this mortal body is raised to an immortal body that is from death even from the first death unto life that they can die no more their spirits uniting with their bodies never to be divided thus the whole becomeing spiritual and immortal that they can no more see corruption now when Amulek had finished these words the people began again to be astonished and also Zeezrom began to tremble and thus ended the words of Amulek or this is all that I have written
Alma, Chapter 9 [Alma 12–13:9]
Chapter 9th.
Now Alma seeing that the words of Amulek had silenced Zeezrom for he beheld that Amulek had caught him in his lieing and deceiving to destroy him and seeing that he began to tremble under a consciousness of his guilt he opened his mouth and began to speak unto him and to establish the words of Amulek and to explain thing beyond or to unfold the scriptures beyond that which Amulek had done now the words that Alma spake unto Zeezrom was heard by the people round about, for the [p. 197]
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