July 30, 1847
Summary: Rejoicing for the safe arrival of some of the Batalliion.
Journal entry: Friday. The Twelve met with the officers of the battalion and held a lengthy council.
All the brethren met at 8 pm. when praise to God for the safe return of so many of the battalion was given by shouting Hosanna, Hosanna, Hosanna to God and the Lamb forever and ever, Amen. I preached till 10 p.m.