Minute Book 1

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of Zion, The , and his counsellors  The and his Counsellors, and the seven  Presidents of Seventies, until otherwise ordered by said  quorum.
2dly. Resolved that none be ordained in the branches of  said church abroad, unless they are recommended  by the Voice of the respective branches of the church  to which they belong to the general conference appointed  by the heads of the Church, and from that conference  receive their ordination.
The foregoing were concurred in by the Presidents of the  Seventies.
Clerk.
13 February 1836 • Saturday
Saturday 1 o clock P.M. February 13
The council of the twelve Apostles met in the , and after prayer & consultation, upon  the nature and expidiency of the preceding; It was un animously agreed to offer the following amendment  to the 2d resolution (perfectly acquiescing with the first)  (Viz.) That none be ordained to any office in the  branches of the church abroad to which they belong to  a general conference, appointed by those, or under the.  direction of those who are designated in the Book of  Covenants as having authority to ordain and set  in order all the Officers of the church abroad &  from that conference receive their ordination
, Chairman
) Clerks of  the twelve
)
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of Zion, The , and his counsellors The and his Counsellors, and the seven Presidents of Seventies, until otherwise ordered by said quorum.
2dly. Resolved that none be ordained in the branches of said church abroad, unless they are recommended by the Voice of the respective branches of the church to which they belong to the general conference appointed by the heads of the Church, and from that conference receive their ordination.
The foregoing were concurred in by the Presidents of the Seventies.
Clerk.
13 February 1836 • Saturday
Saturday 1 o clock P.M. February 13
The council of the twelve Apostles met in the , and after prayer & consultation, upon the nature and expidiency of the preceding; It was unanimously agreed to offer the following amendment to the 2d resolution (perfectly acquiescing with the first) (Viz.) That none be ordained to any office in the branches to which they belong to a general conference, appointed by those, or under the. direction of those who are designated in the Book of Covenants as having authority to ordain and set in order all the Officers of the church abroad & from that conference receive their ordination
, Chairman
) Clerks of the twelve
)
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