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 - mormons in Williiunsburgh. The Williamsburgh...
mormons in Williiunsburgh. The Williamsburgh branch of the Mormon Church waa largely attended at tho morning service yesterday, the occasion being renderod somewhat exceptional by the preseuco of sovoral distinguished saints aud elders. Tho services woro oonducted, us Capt. Cuttlo would say, "jintly" by Eldors Hearts, Wentworth and Uarl, who oaruostly invoked tho Throne of tho Heavenly Grace in behalf of the PROPHET, BRIGHAM. "0, God of Israel," Invoked tho Elder, "save Thy Prophet, Brigham. and put hia oncmies iuto tho hole they aro digging for him," to whioh the congregation responded "Amen, amen, amen." Elder Wentworth alao wont in strong for tho faith, and exhorled his hearers also to do so. Uo declared himself ready to bear persecution, if necessary, for the Bake of Brigham. Elder Hart said that ho bclongod to the Branch Church, iu Dover, England, and hearing thero that the Saints iu the valley might havo to fight against the Geutflcs, ho came over to take a hand in; but tiudtng that there was no work for him to do, he had concluded to co homo immediately. Ho concluded by advising the Saints to fight if God or his Prophet ordered them to do l - o, and to keep quiet if they rocoived orders to that effect. It was ;annonnced that Elder Stauos, tho General Agent for the Church in the East would depart lor his mountain home to - day.

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  1. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle,
  2. 30 Oct 1871, Mon,
  3. Page 2

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