14 May 1844 (Tuesday Evening).

14 May 1844 (Tuesday Evening). Temple Stand. [1]

Joseph Smith Diary, by Willard Richards

This P.M. My Old Lawyer [2] gave a lecture on the stand. stating the difficulties I had formerly encountered. I spoke after he had closed & continued my history to the present time.—

—14 May 1844

Notes

[1] See History of the Church, 6:377. Not in Teachings. The original source for the entry in History of the Church is the Joseph Smith Diary, by Willard Richards.

[2] John S. Reid. He had given legal assistance to the Prophet in New York in 1830.