12 March 1843 (Sunday Morning). Ramus, Illinois

Joseph Smith Diary, by Willard Richards[1]

Joseph preached 14 John—in my fathers house are many mansions.

Brigham Young Diary [2]

Br. J. Smith feeles unwell … Br Joseph Preach from the 14 Chapter of St John at 10 oc am he taut menne grait and glorious things.

—12 March 1843


[1] See History of the Church, 5:302. Not in Teachings. The original source for the History of the Church entry is the Joseph Smith Diary. The Brigham Young account is here published for the first time.

[2] The Brigham Young Diary is located in the Church Archives.