As a matter of course we felt a desire to behold the Prophet Joseph—on the following day (Sunday) we proceeded to the Temple (then in an unfinished state) to hear him preach we were gratified in seeing & hearing him on that occasion & we soon felt & knew we were listening to one that had not been taught of men—So different were all his thoughts & language.
—12 November 1843
 Not in History of the Church or Teachings. The following report by William Rowley is here published for the first time.
 William Rowley was born 21 June 1798 at Litchfield, Staffordshire, England. Converted to the Church in England, Rowley arrived with a group of Saints in Nauvoo on 11 November 1843. The William Rowley Diary is located in Manuscripts Division, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.