Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Conference opened with prayer by the President, after  prayer the President spake in an unknown Tongue  he was followed by Br and he by  Bro after this the gift was poured  out in a miraculous manner until all the Elders  obtained the gift together with several of the  members of the Church both male & female  Great and glorious were the divine manifestation  of the Holy Spirit, Praises were sang to God & the  Lamb besides much speaking & praying all in  tongues. The conference adjourned at a late hour  in the night to meet next morning at 9 oclock  closed by with prayer by the President
Wednesday Janry 23d Meet agreeable to adjourn ment. Conference opened with Prayer by  the President and after much speaking  praying and singing, all done in Tongues  proceded to washing hands faces & feet in the  name of the Lord as commanded by of God  each one washing his own after which the  president guirded himself with a towel and  again washed the feet of all the Elders wiping them  with the towel, his presenting himself  the President asked of him a blessing before he  would wash his feet which he obtained by  the laying on of his s hands, pronouncing  upon his head that he should continue in his  Priests office untill Christ come——
at the close of which scene Br  being moved upon by the Holy Ghost washed  the feet of the President as a token of his— [p. 7]
; Elders, — — — — —
Conference opened with prayer by the President, after prayer the President spake in an unknown Tongue he was followed by Br and he by Bro after this the gift was poured out in a miraculous manner until all the Elders obtained the gift together with several of the members of the Church both male & female Great and glorious were the divine manifestation of the Holy Spirit, Praises were sang to God & the Lamb besides much speaking & praying all in tongues. The conference adjourned at a late hour in the night to meet next morning at 9 oclock closed with prayer by the President
Wednesday Janry 23d Meet agreeable to adjournment. Conference opened with Prayer by the President and after much speaking praying and singing, all done in Tongues proceded to washing hands faces & feet in the name of the Lord as commanded of God each one washing his own after which the president guirded himself with a towel and again washed the feet of all the Elders wiping them with the towel, his presenting himself the President asked of him a blessing before he would wash his feet which he obtained by the laying on of his s hands, pronouncing upon his head that he should continue in his Priests office untill Christ come——
at the close of which scene Br being moved upon by the Holy Ghost washed the feet of the President as a token of his— [p. 7]
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