Book of Commandments, 1833

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is present also. And thus ye shall do in all cases  which shall come before you.
9 And if a man shall rob, he shall be delivered  up unto the law.
10 And if he shall steal, he shall be delivered up  unto the law.
11 And if he lie, he shall be delivered up unto the  law.
12 If he do any manner of iniquity, he shall be  delivered up unto the law, even that of God.
13 And if thy brother offend thee, thou shalt take  him between him and thee alone; and if he confess,  thou shalt be reconciled.
14 And if he confess not, thou shalt take another  with thee; and then if he confess not, thou shalt de liver him up unto the church, not to the members  but to the elders.
15 And it shall be done in a meeting, and that  not before the world.
16 And if thy brother offend many, he shall be  chastened before many.
17 And if any one offend openly, he shall be  rebuked openly, that he may be ashamed.
18 And if he confess not, he shall be delivered up  unto the law.
19 If any shall offend in secret, he shall be rebuked  in secret, that he may have opportunity to confess  in secret to him whom he has offended, and to God,  that the brethren may not speak reproachfully of  him.
20 And thus shall ye conduct in all things.
21 Behold, verily I say unto you, that whatsoever  persons among you having put away their compan ions, for the cause of fornication, or in other words,  if they shall testify before you, in all lowliness of [p. 102]
is present also. And thus ye shall do in all cases which shall come before you.
9 And if a man shall rob, he shall be delivered up unto the law.
10 And if he shall steal, he shall be delivered up unto the law.
11 And if he lie, he shall be delivered up unto the law.
12 If he do any manner of iniquity, he shall be delivered up unto the law, even that of God.
13 And if thy brother offend thee, thou shalt take him between him and thee alone; and if he confess, thou shalt be reconciled.
14 And if he confess not, thou shalt take another with thee; and then if he confess not, thou shalt deliver him up unto the church, not to the members but to the elders.
15 And it shall be done in a meeting, and that not before the world.
16 And if thy brother offend many, he shall be chastened before many.
17 And if any one offend openly, he shall be rebuked openly, that he may be ashamed.
18 And if he confess not, he shall be delivered up unto the law.
19 If any shall offend in secret, he shall be rebuked in secret, that he may have opportunity to confess in secret to him whom he has offended, and to God, that the brethren may not speak reproachfully of him.
20 And thus shall ye conduct in all things.
21 Behold, verily I say unto you, that whatsoever persons among you having put away their companions, for the cause of fornication, or in other words, if they shall testify before you, in all lowliness of [p. 102]
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