A revelation given at Kirtland, Ohio, 4 September 1837, to Joseph Smith Jr., making known the transgression of John Whitmer and William W. Phelps.

  1. Verily thus says the Lord unto you my servant Joseph: My servants John Whitmer and William W. Phelps have done those things which are not pleasing in my sight. Therefore, if they repent not, they shall be removed out of their places. Amen.