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  • Life Sketches Manuscript
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1—Childhood
  • The Accident
  • Life a Burden
  • A Bitter Lesson
  • Efforts for an Education
  • Chapter 2—Conversion
  • Englishman's Prediction of the End of the World
  • Announcement of the Second Advent
  • Prevented from Seeking Advice
  • Methodist Camp Meeting
  • Fanaticism
  • A Little Girl and Her Parasol
  • The Burden Lifted
  • Immaculate Children
  • Change Wrought by Conversion
  • Uniting with the Methodist Church
  • Chapter 3—Christian Experiences
  • Personal Description of Wm Miller
  • Views of Sanctification
  • An Eternally Burning Hell
  • Chapter 4—Beginning Of Public Labor
  • Dream of Temple and Lamb
  • Dream of Seeing Jesus
  • Counsel of Elder Stockman
  • First Public Prayer
  • View of the Father's Love
  • Testimony Borne in Advent Meeting
  • Testimony in Baptist Church
  • Laboring for Young Friends
  • Sympathy of my Brother Robert
  • Chapter 5—Leaving The Methodist Church
  • Disapproval Shown in Class-meeting
  • The Safe Path
  • Last Testimony in Class-meeting
  • A Little Missionary Society
  • Natural Mortality Questioned
  • The Pastor's Visit
  • Church Trial
  • Expelled from the Methodist Church
  • Chapter 6—Opposition Of Formal Brethren
  • Young Man Prostrated by Power of God
  • Opposition Overcome
  • Chapter 7—Advent Experience
  • Meetings in Portland, ME
  • Exhortation of Elder Brown
  • In the Hours of Waiting for Christ
  • Our Disappointment
  • Error in Reckoning
  • Hope Renewed
  • Attitude of the Churches
  • Period of Preparation
  • Chapter 8—My First Vision
  • Vision of New Earth
  • Chapter 9—Call To Travel
  • Father Pearson's Testimony
  • Fear of Self-exaltation
  • Travels in Maine
  • Arrest of Elder Damman
  • Chapter 10—Answers To Prayer
  • Chapter 11—Meeting Fanaticism
  • Instruction Whom to Trust
  • Chapter 12—Labors In New Hampshire
  • Encouragement for Elder Morse
  • Jonah's Disappointment
  • A False Report
  • Chapter 13—Misapprehension of the Message
  • Disappointment of the First Disciples
  • The Disappointment in 1844
  • What Did Take Place in 1844?
  • Another Message to be Given
  • Chapter 14—False Sanctification
  • A Little Ragged Boy
  • Protected from an Unholy Influence
  • A Foul Spirit Rebuked
  • The “Cannot-sin” Theory
  • Self-distrustfulness the Mark of a True Christian
  • The Pharisee and the Publican
  • A Last-day Delusion
  • Chapter 15—Meeting Fanaticism In Maine
  • Return to Portland, ME
  • Fanciful Doctrines
  • Visions at Sister Haines's
  • Comfort for a Broken-hearted Wife
  • Fanatics Refused a Home at My Fathers
  • The Fruits of Fanaticism
  • Promise of Special Help
  • Vision of the New Earth *This vision describes events to take place at the close of the one thousand years after Christ's second advent. Revelation 20; 21; 22; Zechariah 14:4, 3
  • The Better Land
  • Chapter 16—Resisting The Spirit
  • Some Erroneous Theories
  • The Sin of Unfaithfulness
  • Another Conflict with Mesmerism
  • Fruits of the No-work Doctrine
  • An Evidence of God's Care
  • Chapter 17—Labors In Massachusetts
  • Meeting in Roxbury
  • In Dorchester
  • Kindness of Brother and Sister Nichols
  • At Carver
  • A Girl Cured of Fits
  • Conflict with False Doctrines
  • Spiritualistic View of Second Advent
  • Personality of God and Christ
  • Chapter 18—Second Visit To Massachusetts
  • No Work Theory Again
  • Meeting in Randolph
  • Description by Otis Nichols
  • The Open Bible Test
  • Strange Experiences in Portland
  • Visit of the Policemen
  • Anger of Young Men
  • Fear of Thunder
  • Chapter 19—The Sabbath of the Lord
  • Elder Joseph Bates
  • The Sanctuary and the Sabbath
  • Repairers of the Breach
  • The Work of the Third Angel