By Community of Christ
Doctrine and Covenants is a compilation of the open canon of scripture obtained or submitted through prophet-presidents and different leaders during the background of the recovery circulation and through the institution and development of neighborhood of Christ from 1820 via 2016.
Its fundamental function is to assist contributors reside their lives extra productively and in shut concord with God's will. simply because it is a dwelling rfile that upholds the church's Enduring precept of continuous Revelation, parts might be extra or deleted from sections as they replicate the brain and may of God and are licensed by way of the typical consent of the folks via their elected representatives in global convention assemblies. Church rules and approaches then enforce what this rfile empowers.
This publication is split into sections (up to part a hundred sixty five) and has a associated topical index.
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The revelation was received at Harmony, Pennsylvania, in July 1828. 1 a. The works, and the designs, and the purposes of God, cannot be frustrated, neither can they come to naught, for God doth not walk in crooked paths; b. neither doth he turn to the right hand nor to the left; c. neither doth he vary from that which he hath said; therefore his paths are straight and his course is one eternal round. 2 a. Remember, remember, that it is not the work of God that is frustrated, but the work of men; b.
Therefore, thou shalt exercise thy gift, that thou mayest find out mysteries, that thou mayest bring many to the knowledge of the truth; yea, convince them of the error of their ways. d. Make not thy gift known unto any, save it be those who are of thy faith. Trifle not with sacred things. e. If thou wilt do good, yea, and hold out faithful to the end, thou shalt be saved in the kingdom of God, which is the greatest of all the gifts of God; for there is no gift greater than the gift of salvation.
Behold, thou art Joseph, and thou wast chosen to do the work of the Lord, but because of transgression, if thou art not aware thou wilt fall, but remember God is merciful; b. therefore, repent of that which thou hast done, which is contrary to the commandment which I gave you, and thou art still chosen, and art again called to the work; c. except thou doest this, thou shalt be delivered up and become as other men, and have no more gift. 5 a. And when thou deliveredst up that which God had given thee sight and power to translate thou deliveredst up that which was sacred into the hands of a wicked man who has set at naught the counsels of God, and has broken the most sacred promises, which were made before God, and has depended upon his own judgment, and boasted in his own wisdom; b.
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