22 For astrait is the gate, and narrow the bway that leadeth unto the exaltation and continuation of the clives, and few there be that find it, because ye receive me not in the world neither do ye know me. 18 And again, verily I say unto you, if a man marry a wife, and make a covenant with her for time and for all eternity, if that acovenant is not by me or by my word, which is my law, and is not sealed by the Holy Spirit of promise, through him whom I have anointed and appointed unto this power, then it is not valid neither of force when they are out of the world, because they are not joined by me, saith the Lord, neither by my word; when they are out of the world it cannot be received there, because the angels and the gods are appointed there, by whom they cannot pass; they cannot, therefore, inherit my glory; for my house is a house of order, saith the Lord God. TG Death, Spiritual, Second; Forgive; Sons of Perdition. The Use of the New Testament in the Doctrine and Covenants Jump to Subtopic: 3 Therefore, aprepare thy heart to receive and bobey the instructions which I am about to give unto you; for all those who have this law revealed unto them must obey the same. This, therefore, was fulfilling, among other things, the promises. 65 Therefore, it shall be lawful in me, if she receive not this law, for him to receive all things whatsoever I, the Lord his God, will give unto him, because she did not believe and administer unto him according to my word; and she then becomes the transgressor; and he is exempt from the law of Sarah, who administered unto Abraham according to the law when I commanded Abraham to take aHagar to wife. 7:13–14 (Bible Appendix); 2 Ne. Doctrine and Covenants 134. The Doctrine and Covenants is a collection of divine revelations and inspired declarations given for the establishment and regulation of the kingdom of God on the earth in the last days Although most of the sections are directed to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of 22 For strait is the gate, and narrow the way that leadeth unto the exaltation and continuation of the lives, and few there be that find it, because ye receive me not in the world neither do ye know me. Because this was the law; and from Hagar sprang many people. 44 And if she hath not committed adultery, but is innocent and hath not broken her vow, and she knoweth it, and I reveal it unto you, my servant Joseph, then shall you have power, by the power of my Holy Priesthood, to take her and give her unto him that hath not committed adultery but hath been faithful; for he shall be made ruler over many. Official Declaration 2. Behold, I am Alpha and Omega. Amen. JS—H 1:33 (18–20, 26, 33). 58 Now, as touching the law of the priesthood, there are many things pertaining thereunto. Table of Contents. 60 Let no one, therefore, set on my servant Joseph; for I will justify him; for he shall do the sacrifice which I require at his hands for his transgressions, saith the Lord your God. Abraham, however, did not refuse, and it was accounted unto him for righteousness. 42 If she be not in the new and everlasting covenant, and she be with another man, she has acommitted adultery. 11:41. And why did she do it? 43 And if her husband be with another woman, and he was under a avow, he hath broken his vow and hath committed adultery. 15:5; 1 Chr. A declaration of belief regarding governments and laws in general, adopted by unanimous vote at a general assembly of the Church held at Kirtland, Ohio, August 17, 1835. Gen. 15:5; 22:17; Deut. 2 Behold, and lo, I am the Lord thy God, and will answer thee as touching this matter. Ask what ye will, and it shall be given unto you according to my word. TG Earth, Dividing of; Earth, Renewal of. Date: July 12, 1843. 59 Verily, if a man be called of my Father, as was Aaron, by mine own voice, and by the voice of him that sent me, and I have endowed him with the keys of the power of this priesthood, if he do anything in my name, and according to my law and by my word, he will not commit sin, and I will justify him. Matt. Doctrine and Covenants 133. 49 And so great shall be the glory of his presence that the asun shall hide his face in shame, and the moon shall withhold its light, and the stars shall be hurled from their places. This section was first added to the book of Doctrine and Covenants as an appendix and was subsequently assigned a section number. Doctrine and Covenants - Section 132. Ex. 14:13 (13–15). 37 Abraham received aconcubines, and they bore him children; and it was accounted unto him for righteousness, because they were given unto him, and he abode in my law; as Isaac also and bJacob did none other things than that which they were commanded; and because they did none other things than that which they were commanded, they have entered into their cexaltation, according to the promises, and sit upon thrones, and are not angels but are gods. Then shall they be gods, because they have all power, and the angels are subject unto them. Lev. 33 But if ye enter not into my law ye cannot receive the promise of my Father, which he made unto Abraham. Doctrine and Covenants Section 162 For many months I have struggled with a persistent conviction that God is calling the church to a clearer understanding of what it means to be a prophetic people. 64 And again, verily, verily, I say unto you, if any man have a wife, who holds the keys of this power, and he teaches unto her the law of my priesthood, as pertaining to these things, then shall she believe and administer unto him, or she shall be destroyed, saith the Lord your God; for I will destroy her; for I will magnify my name upon all those who receive and abide in my law. 4 For behold, I reveal unto you a new and an everlasting covenant; and if ye abide not that covenant, then are ye damned; for no one can reject this covenant and be permitted to enter into my glory. 23 But if ye receive me in the world, then shall ye know me, and shall receive your exaltation; that awhere I am ye shall be also. TG Blood, Shedding of; Life, Sanctity of. Doctrine and Covenants 133. D&C 132 which gives Joseph free reign to do as Abraham and David in taking unto himself as many wives as he sees fit, and bestowing the same privilege to others. 61 And again, as pertaining to the law of the priesthood—if any man espouse a virgin, and desire to espouse another, and the first give her consent, and if he espouse the second, and they are virgins, and have vowed to no other man, then is he justified; he cannot commit adultery for they are given unto him; for he cannot commit adultery with that that belongeth unto him and to no one else. Ex. TG Celestial Glory; Election; Exaltation; Glory. 1 Verily, thus saith the Lord unto you my servant Joseph, that inasmuch as you have inquired of my hand to know and understand wherein I, the Lord, justified my servants Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, as also Moses, David and Solomon, my servants, as touching the principle and doctrine of their having many wives and concubines—. 40 I am the Lord thy God, and I gave unto thee, my servant Joseph, an aappointment, and restore all things. Although the revelation was recorded in 1843, evidence indicates that some of the principles involved in this revelation were known by the Prophet as early as 1831. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 1310 pages and is available in Paperback format. Brothers / Leave a comment (Note to reader: The text below was the latter part of a letter sent to seven LDS apostles in late 2014. 2:11 (9–11). In his opening address at the 89th Semiannual General Conference of the Church, on October 4, 1918, President Smith declared that he had received several divine communications during the previous months. back Seminary Close Panel. Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Study Guide for Home-Study Seminary Students. Introduction to the Home-Study Seminary Program. Gen. 16:2 (1–3); 25:12; Gal. Many Saints gathered together to consider the proposed contents of the first edition of the Doctrine and Covenants. 49 For I am the Lord thy God, and will be awith thee even unto the bend of the world, and through all eternity; for verily I cseal upon you your dexaltation, and prepare a throne for you in the kingdom of my Father, with Abraham your efather. 16 Therefore, when they are out of the world they neither marry nor are given in marriage; but are appointed angels in heaven, which angels are ministering servants, to minister for those who are worthy of a far more, and an exceeding, and an eternal weight of glory. 10 Or will I receive at your hands that which I have not appointed? D&C 132 was a false revelation that did not originate with Joseph Smith as claimed in Section 132, but with Brigham Young and his cohorts. Although the revelation was recorded in 1843, evidence indicates that some of the principles involved in this revelation were known by the Prophet as early as 1831. 36 Abraham was commanded to offer his son Isaac; nevertheless, it was written: Thou shalt not kill. See Official Declaration 1. 1:19; D&C 68:12; 76:53; 88:3 (3–4); 124:124; 132:49. Official Declarations. 5 For all who will have a ablessing at my hands shall abide the blaw which was appointed for that blessing, and the conditions thereof, as were instituted from before the foundation of the world. 4:22 (21–31); D&C 132:65. Gen. 22:12 (1–18); Gal. History of the Church 5:501-7. TG Abrahamic Covenant; Seed of Abraham. 19 And again, verily I say unto you, if a man amarry a wife by my word, which is my law, and by the bnew and everlasting covenant, and it is csealed unto them by the Holy Spirit of dpromise, by him who is anointed, unto whom I have appointed this power and the ekeys of this priesthood; and it shall be said unto them—Ye shall come forth in the first resurrection; and if it be after the first resurrection, in the next resurrection; and shall inherit fthrones, kingdoms, principalities, and powers, dominions, all heights and depths—then shall it be written in the Lamb’s gBook of Life, that he shall commit no hmurder whereby to shed innocent iblood, and if ye abide in my covenant, and commit no murder whereby to shed innocent blood, it shall be done unto them in all things whatsoever my servant hath put upon them, in time, and through all eternity; and shall be of full force when they are out of the world; and they shall pass by the angels, and the gods, which are set there, to their jexaltation and glory in all things, as hath been sealed upon their heads, which glory shall be a fulness and a continuation of the kseeds forever and ever. TG Marriage, Husbands; Marriage, Interfaith; Marriage, Temporal; Marriage, Wives. 7:6 (5–6). Because this was the law; and from Hagar sprang many people. The first edition of the novel was published in 1950, and was written by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 23 But if ye receive me in the world, then shall ye know me, and shall receive your exaltation; that where I am ye shall be also. Contents. 21:10 (1, 7–11); 1 Sam. 53 For I am the Lord thy God, and ye shall obey my voice; and I give unto my servant Joseph that he shall be made ruler over many things; for he hath been faithful over a few things, and from henceforth I will strengthen him. 41 And as ye have asked concerning adultery, verily, verily, I say unto you, if a man receiveth a wife in the new and everlasting covenant, and if she be with another man, and I have not appointed unto her by the holy anointing, she hath committed adultery and shall be destroyed. TG God, Access to. TG Death, Spiritual, First; Death, Spiritual, Second. mormon doctrine and covenants 132 polygamy Revelation given through Joseph Smith the Prophet, at Nauvoo, Illinois, recorded July 12, 1843, relating to the new and everlasting covenant, including the eternity of the marriage covenant and the principle of plural marriage. Official Declaration 1. 66 And now, as pertaining to this law, verily, verily, I say unto you, I will reveal more unto you, hereafter; therefore, let this suffice for the present. Doctrine and Covenants 136. 33:9; Hel. 15:25 (23–26); D&C 98:14 (12–14); 101:4; 124:55; Abr. Official Declaration 2. 2:2; 1 Chr. 39 David's wives and concubines were given unto him of me, by the hand of Nathan, my servant, and others of the prophets who had the keys of this power; and in none of these things did he sin against me save in the case of Uriah and his wife; and, therefore he hath fallen from his exaltation, and received his portion; and he shall not inherit them out of the world, for I gave them unto another, saith the Lord. 4 For behold, I reveal unto you a new and an everlasting acovenant; and if ye abide not that covenant, then are ye bdamned; for no one can creject this covenant and be permitted to enter into my glory. 54 And I command mine handmaid, Emma Smith, to abide and cleave unto my servant Joseph, and to none else. 55:3; John 14:6. 62 And if he have ten virgins given unto him by this law, he cannot commit adultery, for they belong to him, and they are given unto him; therefore is he justified. 9 Will I accept of an offering, saith the Lord, that is not made in my name? 39) 26 Verily, verily, I say unto you, if a man marry a wife according to my word, and they are sealed by the Holy Spirit of promise, according to mine appointment, and he or she shall commit any sin or transgression of the new and everlasting covenant whatever, and all manner of blasphemies, and if they commit no murder wherein they shed innocent blood, yet they shall come forth in the first resurrection, and enter into their exaltation; but they shall be destroyed in the flesh, and shall be delivered unto the buffetings of Satan unto the day of redemption, saith the Lord God. 132, verses l and. 26:42; Gal. Alma 39:5 (5–6). 44 And if she hath not committed adultery, but is innocent and hath not broken her vow, and she knoweth it, and I reveal it unto you, my servant Joseph, then shall you have power, by the power of my Holy Priesthood, to take her and agive her unto him that hath not committed badultery but hath been cfaithful; for he shall be made ruler over many. Go, therefore, and I make a way for your escape, as I accepted the offering of Abraham of his son Isaac. 32 Go ye, therefore, and do the aworks of Abraham; enter ye into my law and ye shall be saved. Doctrine and Covenants 135. Luke 13:24 (22–30); 2 Ne. 55 But if she will not abide this commandment, then shall my servant Joseph do all things for her, even as he hath said; and I will bless him and multiply him and give unto him an ahundred-fold in this world, of fathers and mothers, brothers and sisters, houses and lands, wives and children, and crowns of beternal lives in the eternal worlds. 51 Verily, I say unto you: A commandment I give unto mine handmaid, Emma Smith, your wife, whom I have given unto you, that she stay herself and partake not of that which I commanded you to offer unto her; for I did it, saith the Lord, to prove you all, as I did Abraham, and that I might require an offering at your hand, by covenant and sacrifice. 45 For I have conferred upon you the keys and power of the priesthood, wherein I restore all things, and make known unto you all things in due time. 59 Verily, if a man be called of my Father, as was aAaron, by mine own voice, and by the voice of him that bsent me, and I have endowed him with the ckeys of the power of this priesthood, if he do anything in my name, and according to my law and by my word, he will not commit dsin, and I will justify him. How do we know Jacob was right and Joseph Smith wrong? 7:13–14, 23; JST Matt. 6:15 (12–15). And why did she do it? 16 Therefore, when they are out of the world they neither marry nor are given in amarriage; but are appointed angels in bheaven, which angels are ministering cservants, to minister for those who are worthy of a far more, and an exceeding, and an eternal weight of glory. Go, therefore, and I make a way for your escape, as I caccepted the offering of Abraham of his son Isaac. 30 Abraham received promises concerning his seed, and of the fruit of his loins—from whose loins ye are, namely, my servant Joseph—which were to continue so long as they were in the world; and as touching Abraham and his seed, out of the world they should continue; both in the world and out of the world should they continue as innumerable as the stars; or, if ye were to count the sand upon the seashore ye could not number them. TG Exaltation; Man, Potential to Become like Heavenly Father. 56 And again, verily I say, let mine handmaid forgive my servant Joseph his trespasses; and then shall she be forgiven her trespasses, wherein she has trespassed against me; and I, the Lord thy God, will bless her, and multiply her, and make her heart to rejoice. TG Prophets, Mission of; Restoration of the Gospel. TG Exaltation; Man, Potential to Become like Heavenly Father. Doctrine and Covenants 136. 10 Or will I receive at your hands that which I have not aappointed? Doctrine and Covenants 136. TG Restoration of the Gospel. Doctrine and Covenants 132. Doctrine and Covenants Section 132 flatly contradicts Jacob, saying that nothing done by David and Solomon related to polygamy was a sin against God (see verse 38). 1 Sam. 21:10 (1, 7–11); Jacob 2:24 (23–30); D&C 132:38 (34, 37–39). Doctrine and Covenants 132. 11:3 (1–3); Jacob 1:15; D&C 132:1. Doctrine and Covenants 132. 28 I am the Lord thy God, and will give unto thee the alaw of my Holy Priesthood, as was ordained by me and my Father before the world was. Unformatted text preview: Marriage in the Covenant Guy L. Dorius Brigham Young University Marriages in Doctrine and Covenants 132 132: 15 Man Covenant Wife Civil Marriage 132:18 Man Covenant Wife Pseudo Celestial Marriage an t t an Co ve n n ve Co 132:19 GOD Man ----- Wife Celestial Marriage “As Heber C. Kimball reminded the Saints, there are no covenants made between individuals in the Church. Posted in My Five Wives - TLC, tagged Doctrine and Covenants 132, My Five Wives, plural marriage, polygamy, Sister Wives, TLC on 03/12/2014| 5 Comments » As you may have heard TLC has decided to add another show about the modern polygamist lifestyle to its nightly schedule. Ex. 51 Verily, I say unto you: A commandment I give unto mine handmaid, Emma Smith, your wife, whom I have given unto you, that she stay herself and partake not of that which I commanded you to offer unto her; for I did it, saith the Lord, to aprove you all, as I did Abraham, and that I might require an offering at your hand, by covenant and sacrifice. 29:14; D&C 84:34. Ninety-five of the sections of the Doctrine and Covenants were completely omitted—most notably section 132 on plural and celestial marriage—along with parts of 21 others. Doctrine and Covenants 137. Heb. 14 For whatsoever things remain are by me; and whatsoever things are not by me shall be shaken and destroyed. 9 Will I aaccept of an offering, saith the Lord, that is not made in my name? Doctrine and Covenants Section 132 To the Joint Council of Presidency, Twelve, and Bishopric; Greeting: The matter of selecting one to succeed Bishop E.L. Kelley in the office of Presiding Bishop has received by me careful and prayerful consideration. From Wikisource ... 4 For behold, I reveal unto you a new and an everlasting covenant; and if ye abide not that covenant, then are ye damned; for no one can reject this covenant and be permitted to enter into my glory. 36 Abraham was acommanded to offer his son Isaac; nevertheless, it was written: Thou shalt not bkill. 25:21; D&C 132:37. 18 And again, verily I say unto you, if a man marry a wife, and make a covenant with her for time and for all eternity, if that covenant is not by me or by my word, which is my law, and is not sealed by the Holy Spirit of promise, through him whom I have anointed and appointed unto this power, then it is not valid neither of force when they are out of the world, because they are not joined by me, saith the Lord, neither by my word; when they are out of the world it cannot be received there, because the angels and the gods are appointed there, by whom they cannot pass; they cannot, therefore, inherit my glory; for my house is a house of order, saith the Lord God. Doctrine and Covenants 134. I am he. It emphasizes that. Matt. 60 Let no one, therefore, set on my servant Joseph; for I will justify him; for he shall do the sacrifice which I require at his hands for his transgressions, saith the Lord your God. But if she will not abide this commandment she shall be bdestroyed, saith the Lord; for I am the Lord thy God, and will destroy her if she abide not in my law. 35 Was Abraham, therefore, under condemnation? 8:2; D&C 109:64. 25 aBroad is the gate, and wide the way that leadeth to the bdeaths; and many there are that go in thereat, because they creceive me not, neither do they abide in my law. 48 And again, verily I say unto you, my servant Joseph, that whatsoever you give on earth, and to whomsoever you give any one on earth, by my word and according to my law, it shall be visited with blessings and not cursings, and with my power, saith the Lord, and shall be without condemnation on earth and in heaven. 3 Therefore, prepare thy heart to receive and obey the instructions which I am about to give unto you; for all those who have this law revealed unto them must obey the same. 8 Behold, mine house is a house of aorder, saith the Lord God, and not a house of confusion. 6:6 (4–6); 10:29 (26–29); D&C 42:18; 76:34 (31, 34–35); 84:41. 24 This is aeternal lives—to bknow the only wise and true God, and Jesus Christ, whom he hath csent. 37 Abraham received concubines, and they bore him children; and it was accounted unto him for righteousness, because they were given unto him, and he abode in my law; as Isaac also and Jacob did none other things than that which they were commanded; and because they did none other things than that which they were commanded, they have entered into their exaltation, according to the promises, and sit upon thrones, and are not angels but are gods. 52 And let mine handmaid, Emma Smith, areceive all those that have been given unto my servant Joseph, and who are virtuous and pure before me; and those who are not pure, and have said they were pure, shall be destroyed, saith the Lord God. But if she will not abide this commandment she shall be destroyed, saith the Lord; for I am the Lord thy God, and will destroy her if she abide not in my law. 46 And verily, verily, I say unto you, that whatsoever you aseal on earth shall be sealed in heaven; and whatsoever you bbind on earth, in my name and by my word, saith the Lord, it shall be eternally bound in the heavens; and whosesoever sins you cremit on earth shall be remitted eternally in the heavens; and whosesoever sins you retain on earth shall be retained in heaven. 45 For I have conferred upon you the akeys and power of the priesthood, wherein I brestore all things, and make known unto you all things in due time. 47 And again, verily I say, whomsoever you bless I will bless, and whomsoever you curse I will acurse, saith the Lord; for I, the Lord, am thy God. 11 And will I appoint unto you, saith the Lord, except it be by law, even as I and my Father aordained unto you, before the world was? 1 There are two kinds of beings in a heaven, namely: b Angels, who are c resurrected personages, having d bodies of flesh and bones—. Doctrine and Covenants 135. Amen. 4:22; D&C 132:34 (34, 61). Ask what ye will, and it shall be given unto you according to my word. 2 Sam. TG Priesthood, Qualifying for. 27:3; 2 Sam. 48 And again, verily I say unto you, my servant Joseph, that whatsoever you give on earth, and to whomsoever you agive any one on earth, by my word and according to my law, it shall be visited with blessings and not cursings, and with my power, saith the Lord, and shall be without condemnation on earth and in heaven. 61 And again, as pertaining to the law of the priesthood—if any man espouse a virgin, and desire to espouse aanother, and the first give her consent, and if he espouse the second, and they are virgins, and have vowed to no other man, then is he justified; he cannot commit adultery for they are given unto him; for he cannot commit adultery with that that belongeth unto him and to no one else. 19:6; Rev. 54 And I command mine handmaid, Emma Smith, to abide and acleave unto my servant Joseph, and to none else. Doctrine and Covenants 137. 31 This promise is yours also, because ye are of Abraham, and the promise was made unto Abraham; and by this law is the continuation of the works of my Father, wherein he glorifieth himself. TG Marriage, Celestial; Marriage, Wives. Behold, I am Alpha and Omega. 3:25. 9:23; Hosea 1:10. TG Family, Love within; Forgive. 17 For these angels did not abide my law; therefore, they cannot be enlarged, but remain separately and singly, without exaltation, in their saved condition, to all eternity; and from henceforth are not gods, but are aangels of God forever and ever. Revelation through Joseph Smith, Nauvoo, Illinois, recorded on July 12, 1843. Doctrine and Covenants 133. TG New and Everlasting Covenant. September 5, 2017 September 15, 2017 / M.S. Gen. 17:4 (1–8); 2 Ne. Matt. 3:29 (29–30). 28:11; Hel. 56 And again, verily I say, let mine handmaid aforgive my servant Joseph his trespasses; and then shall she be forgiven her trespasses, wherein she has trespassed against me; and I, the Lord thy God, will bless her, and multiply her, and make her heart to brejoice. 5 For all who will have a blessing at my hands shall abide the law which was appointed for that blessing, and the conditions thereof, as were instituted from before the foundation of the world. Doctrine and Covenants 132 A Revelation from the Lord. 9:41; 31:21 (17–21). 57 And again, I say, let not my servant Joseph put his property out of his hands, lest an enemy come and destroy him; for aSatan bseeketh to destroy; for I am the Lord thy God, and he is my servant; and behold, and lo, I am with him, as I was with Abraham, thy father, even unto his cexaltation and glory. 5:10; 20:6; D&C 76:56; 78:15 (15, 18). The book is the latest addition to Greg Kofford Books’ series Textual Studies of the Doctrine and Covenants and is a scholarly examination of Doctrine and Covenants 132, which contains the most controversial of all Joseph Smith’s revelations. 15 Therefore, if a man marry him a wife in the world, and he marry her not by me nor by my word, and he covenant with her so long as he is in the world and she with him, their covenant and marriage are not of force when they are dead, and when they are out of the world; therefore, they are not bound by any law when they are out of the world. D&C 132:22 (22–24). Title Page. 15 Therefore, if a aman marry him a wife in the world, and he marry her not by me nor by my word, and he covenant with her so long as he is in the world and she with him, their covenant and marriage are not of force when they are dead, and when they are out of the world; therefore, they are not bound by any law when they are out of the world. 52 And let mine handmaid, Emma Smith, receive all those that have been given unto my servant Joseph, and who are virtuous and pure before me; and those who are not pure, and have said they were pure, shall be destroyed, saith the Lord God. A vision given to President Joseph F. Smith in Salt Lake City, Utah, on October 3, 1918. 7 And verily I say unto you, that the conditions of this law are these: All covenants, contracts, bonds, obligations, oaths, vows, performances, connections, associations, or expectations, that are not made and entered into and sealed by the Holy Spirit of promise, of him who is anointed, both as well for time and for all eternity, and that too most holy, by revelation and commandment through the medium of mine anointed, whom I have appointed on the earth to hold this power (and I have appointed unto my servant Joseph to hold this power in the last days, and there is never but one on the earth at a time on whom this power and the keys of this priesthood are conferred), are of no efficacy, virtue, or force in and after the resurrection from the dead; for all contracts that are not made unto this end have an end when men are dead. Doctrine and Covenants 134. Gen. 22:1; Ex. 63 But if one or either of the ten virgins, after she is espoused, shall be with another man, she has committed adultery, and shall be destroyed; for they are given unto him to multiply and replenish the earth, according to my commandment, and to fulfil the promise which was given by my Father before the foundation of the world, and for their exaltation in the eternal worlds, that they may bear the souls of men; for herein is the work of my Father continued, that he may be glorified. 34 God acommanded Abraham, and Sarah gave bHagar to Abraham to wife. 63 But if one or either of the ten virgins, after she is espoused, shall be with another man, she has committed adultery, and shall be destroyed; for they are given unto him to amultiply and replenish the earth, according to my commandment, and to fulfil the promise which was given by my Father before the foundation of the world, and for their exaltation in the eternal worlds, that they may bear the souls of men; for herein is the work of my Father continued, that he may be bglorified.