2 February 1841 (Tuesday).

McIntire Minute Book[1]

Next Meeting—Joseph said the Lord said that we should build our house [2] to his name that we might be Baptized for the Dead—But if we Did it Not we should be Rejected & our Dead with us & this Church should Not be excepted [accepted]. [3]

—2 February 1841


[1] This report of the Prophet's remarks at the Nauvoo Lyceum is here published for the first time.

[2] That is, the Nauvoo Temple.

[3] D&C 124:26-35.