Discourse, 8 April 1843, as Reported by Willard Richards

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was in heaven.— God will gratify himself with all these animals. . . .
says one I cannot beleive in salvati[o]n of bea[s]ts.— I suppose God could underst[a]nd the beasts &c, in certain worlds— the 4 beasts, were angels there. dont know where they came from; <​they were inteligent​> inteligent.—
<​but my​> Darling religion, says, <​they​> meant something beside beast.— then the 24 elders must mean something else:— 4 beasts meant Buonpart [Bonaparte] & Cyrus. &c— then the 24 elders ment the kingdoms of the Beasts.— It is all as flat as a pancake
what do <​you​> use such flat & vulger <​expressions. for​> being a prophet? because the old women understa[n]d it, they make [p. [100]]
was in heaven.— God will gratify himself with all these animals. . . .
says one I cannot beleive in salvation of beasts.— I suppose God could understand the beasts &c, in certain worlds— the 4 beasts, were angels there. dont know where they came from; they were inteligent inteligent.—
but my Darling religion, says, they meant something beside beast.— then the 24 elders must mean something else:— 4 beasts meant Buonpart [Bonaparte] & Cyrus. &c— then the 24 elders ment the kingdoms of the Beasts.— It is all as flat as a pancake
what do you use such flat & vulger expressions. for being a prophet? because the old women understand it, they make [p. [100]]
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