Book of Abraham Manuscript, 8–circa 15 March 1842 [Abraham 3:18–26]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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they shall exist after, for they are immortal. of Gnolaum, or Eternal. <​P. 21.​> <​or—​> Now the Lord said unto me, these 2 facts <​do exist, that there are 2 spirits​> one being more inte[l]lig[e]nt than th[e] other, do exist there shall be another more inteligent then <​than​> they: I am the Lord thy God <​I am more intelegnt than they all.​> The Lord thy God set sent his angel to deliver thee from the hands of the Pri[e]st of Elkenah. he who <​I​> dwelleth in the midst of them all; I, now, therefore, have come down unto thee, to declare unto thee the works, which my hands have made, wherein my wisdom excelleth them all, for I ruleth in the heavens above, & in the earth beneath, in <​all​> wisdom & p[r]udenc[e], over all th[e] inteligences thine eyes have seen fr[o]m the beginni[n]g; I came down in the beginning in the midst of all the intelejences [intelligences] thou hast Seen. <​P. 22​> Now the Lord had shewn unto me, [p. 7]
they shall exist after, for they are . Gnolaum, or Eternal. P. 21. or— Now the Lord said unto me, these 2 facts do exist, that there are 2 spirits one being more intelligent than the other, there shall be another more inteligent than they: I am the Lord thy God I am more intelegnt than they all. The Lord thy God sent his angel to deliver thee from the hands of the Priest of Elkenah. I dwell in the midst of them all; I, now, therefore, have come down unto thee, to declare unto thee the works, which my hands have made, wherein my wisdom excelleth them all, for I rule in the heavens above, & in the earth beneath, in all wisdom & prudence, over all the inteligences thine eyes have seen from the beginning; I came down in the beginning in the midst of all the intelejences [intelligences] thou hast Seen. P. 22 Now the Lord had shewn unto me, [p. 7]
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