History Draft [1 January–31 December 1840]

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I copy Your preacher X (209.10. M. S.) This is a fair specimen of the wisdom of the 19 century that opposes itself to the work of the most high God.
27 December 1840 • Sunday
<​<​27​> Sund. Elders & occupied a chapel belonging to the independents in . <​ preached.​>​>
28 December 1840 • Monday
<​28​> Monday. There are 95 saints in Edinburgh, Scotland. El is in that place.
30 December 1840 • Wednesday
<​30​> Wednesday. 30. writes from , “Beloved Brother X (T&S <​M Star​> 239) .”
About this time immense quantities of water fell which produced a flood in the East & South of France, doing immense damage, carrying with building, bridges & everything in its way.— Earthquakes have been felt in divers places the past year, & fearful sights, & bloody signs have been witnessed in the heavens, fulfilling the words of the ancient prophets, concerning the last days. I copy the following from a printed sheet. “A most wonderful phenomenon (T & S <​M Star​> 215) kingdom.” [p. 19]
“ Your preacher X (209.10. M. S.) ” This is a fair specimen of the wisdom of the 19 century that opposes itself to the work of the most high God.
27 December 1840 • Sunday
27 Sund. Elders & occupied a chapel belonging to the independents in . preached.
28 December 1840 • Monday
28 Monday. There are 95 saints in Edinburgh, Scotland. El is in that place.
30 December 1840 • Wednesday
30 Wednesday. 30. writes from , “Beloved Brother X ( M Star 239) .”
About this time immense quantities of water fell which produced a flood in the East & South of France, doing immense damage, carrying with building, bridges & everything in its way.— Earthquakes have been felt in divers places the past year, & fearful sights, & bloody signs have been witnessed in the heavens, fulfilling the words of the ancient prophets, concerning the last days. I copy the following from a printed sheet. “A most wonderful phenomenon ( M Star 215) kingdom.” [p. 19]
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