Heber C. Kimball's second anointing blessing in Book of Anointings.

Jan 8, 1846
John Doyle Lee
Scribed Verbatim

Book of Anointings, January 8, 1846, pp. 2–4, [Typescript; Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library; ACCN 1950]

John Doyle Lee
Brigham Young, Vilate Kimball, Leonora Cannon Taylor, Orson Pratt, John Taylor, Elizabeth Ann Whitney, Newel K. Whitney, Amasa Mason Lyman, Sarah Marinda Pratt, John Doyle Lee, Heber C. Kimball, Parley P. Pratt


Entry No. 1., Jan. 8th 1846. 6. o. clock eve. Pres. Brigham Young Heber Chase Kimble-Parley Parker Pratt, Orson Pratt John Taylor, Amasa Lyman, Newell Kimble Whitney Vilate Kimble, Elizabeth an Whitney, Sarah Marinda Pratt, & Leonora Taylor---- assembled in Pres. B. Young's Room No 1. dressed themselves Holy Robes. The Hymn now let us rejoice in the Day of Salvation, was sung & Elder Heber C. Kimble offered Prayre at the Alter after offering up the Signs of the Prest hood. Pres. Brigham Young. proceeded to anoint Br. Heber C. Kimble and Vilate his wife-- and pronounced the following blessings namely Bro Heber Chase Kimble in the name of Jesus Christ we poor upon thy head this Holy oil a Priest unto the most High God & we anoint thee a King & in & over the Chu- rch of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints and also Iseral in this the Holy Temple of the Lord at Nauvoo the City of Jos State, of. Ills. & I seal upon you power to bind on Earth & it Shall be bound in Heaven & whoms-oever thou Shalt loose on Earth shall be loosed in Heaven, & whomsoever thou shalt curse shalt be cursed, & whoms- -oever thou shalt Bless shall be blessed -- I anoint thy head that it may be sound & thy brain shall be quick to think & to regulate thy whole body & thine ears to hear the cries of the Poor & needy of thy Brethren, who shall come to the for council & thine eyes - that thou mayest see and understand the things of God- & that thou mayest behold Angels & thy mouth that

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"Book of Anointings"

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thou mayest Speak fourth the great things of God. & I Seal upon you all the blessings of thy Progenetors Even Abraham Isaac & Jacob- & even as Far back as the Priesthood: & I say that thou Shall live to a good old age- Even to three Score & ten (years) & longer if thou desire it-- & thou shat have Power to redeem thy progenitors & thou shall have power over thy Posterity & shall Save all of thm & bring them into thy Kingdom we also Seal upon the all the Power & blessing of the Holy reserection, Even to the Eternal Godhead & no blessing that thy heart can conceive will be withheld from you-- & in the Name of the Father & of the Son & of the Holy Spirit Amen--

He then anointed Sister Vilate Kimble a Queen & Priestess unto her Husband (H.C. Kimble) in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints & in Iseral. & pronounced all the blessings upon her head in common with her husband.

/s/ John D Lee

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