Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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then proceeded to ordain to  the high Priesthood and also to be a counsellor. after which  all the congregation said amen with a loud voice.  After singing a Hymn they adjourned for one hour.
At the expiration of the time met again pursuant  to adjournment. and proceeded to fill the vacancies  in the high council. The standing high counsellors were  , , , , and
The names of those who had been called to fill  other offices were .   and  It was then moved, seconded & voted unanimously that  Elder be appointed a high counsellor in  the place of . Elder  was nominated in the room of Elder .  This motion was carried unanimously by all the quorums  present. It was then moved, seconded, and voted  unanimously that be a counsellor in  the room of . Moved, seconded and voted  that Eldr be appointed a high  counsellor in the room of . Moved,  seconded and carried that , be  appointed a high counsellor in the room of . Motioned seconded and voted that   and  proceed to ordain the foregoing persons to the respective  offices to which they been appointed.
1st Proceeded to ordain Elder .
We lay our hands on the thy head and ordain thee to this  high and conspicuous office and pray that our heavenly  Father will give thee great wisdom in counsel and  make thee of deep penetration, and fill thy heart with  compassion and love that all thy decisions may be just and true [p. 201]
then proceeded to ordain to the high Priesthood and also to be a counsellor. after which all the congregation said amen with a loud voice. After singing a Hymn they adjourned for one hour.
At the expiration of the time met again pursuant to adjournment. and proceeded to fill the vacancies in the high council. The standing high counsellors were , , , , and
The names of those who had been called to fill other offices were . and It was then moved, seconded & voted unanimously that Elder be appointed a high counsellor in the place of . Elder was nominated in the room of Elder . This motion was carried unanimously by all the quorums present. It was then moved, seconded, and voted unanimously that be a counsellor in the room of . Moved, seconded and voted that Eldr be appointed a high counsellor in the room of . Moved, seconded and carried that , be appointed a high counsellor in the room of . Motioned seconded and voted that and proceed to ordain the foregoing persons to the respective offices to which they been appointed.
1st Proceeded to ordain Elder .
We lay our hands on the thy head and ordain thee to this high and conspicuous office and pray that our heavenly Father will give thee great wisdom in counsel and make thee of deep penetration, and fill thy heart with compassion and love that all thy decisions may be just and true [p. 201]
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