Doctrine and Covenants 131

 
1 IN the celestial glory there are three heavens or degrees;
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2 And in order to obtain the highest, a man must enter into this order of the priesthood [meaning the new and everlasting covenant of marriage];
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3 And if he does not, he cannot obtain it.
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4 He may enter into the other, but that is the end of his kingdom; he cannot have an increase.
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5 (May 17th, 1843.) The more sure word of prophecy means a man's knowing that he is sealed up unto eternal life, by revelation and the spirit of prophecy, through the power of the Holy Priesthood.
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6 It is impossible for a man to be saved in ignorance.
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7 There is no such thing as immaterial matter. All spirit is matter, but it is more fine or pure, and can only be discerned by purer eyes;
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8 We cannot see it; but when our bodies are purified we shall see that it is all matter.
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