Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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were darkened in their minds, which  drewforth, some remarks from me, respect ing the privileges of the authorities of the  church, that they should, each speak in  his turn, and in his place, and in his  time and season, that their may be  perfect order in all things, and that  every man, before he, makes an objection  to any, item, that is thrown before them for  their concideration, should be sure that  they can throw light upon the subject  rather than spread darkness, and that  his objections be founded in righteousness  which may be done by applying ourselves  closely to study the, mind and will  of the Lord, whose Spirit always makes  manifest, and demonstrates to the underst anding of all who are in possession, of his  Spirit—
Elder was nomin ated and seconded, to be ordained  to the also to officiate  as to preside over that body in  this place — The vote was called  of the respective in their order  and passed through the whole house  by their unanimous voice—
Elder , was nom inated and seconded to officiate as  President of the in   arose and asked  permission to speak, and made the  following remarks— Brethren you [p. 116]
were darkened in their minds, which drewforth, some remarks from me, respecting the privileges of the authorities of the church, that they should, each speak in his turn, and in his place, and in his time and season, that their may be perfect order in all things, and that every man, before he, makes an objection to any, item, that is thrown before them for their concideration, should be sure that they can throw light upon the subject rather than spread darkness, and that his objections be founded in righteousness which may be done by applying ourselves closely to study the, mind and will of the Lord, whose Spirit always makes manifest, and demonstrates to the understanding of all who are in possession, of his Spirit—
Elder was nominated and seconded, to be ordained to the also to officiate as to preside over that body in — The vote was called of the respective in their order and passed through the whole house by their unanimous voice—
Elder , was nominated and seconded to officiate as President of the in arose and asked permission to speak, and made the following remarks— Brethren you [p. 116]
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