Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Bro. Story was also in a similar transgession. They were  both rebuked sharply by & Bro Joseph who told  them that this church must feel the wrath of God except  they repent of their sins, cast away their murmurings and  complainings one of another. &c. &c. Bro. Rider & Bro. Story  confessed their wrongs. and all forgave one another & closed  by praying to the Lord for his blessings to rest upon us
Dec 26. 1833, Clk

27 December 1833 • Friday

This day a Bishops court was called to notice some  complaints made against Bro Elliot & wife Haggart &  wife and Bro. Babbit & wife and bro  The accused were all present. But the accusing were not  present, consequently the court adjourned “sine die
27 Dec 1833}, Clk

2 January 1834 • Thursday

Wesley Hulbert was cited to appear before the Bishop’s  Court this evening, at ’s to answer to a charge or  complaints made against him by Alfred Fisk  and others, that he, the said Hulbert had denied the faith and  had spoken reproachfully of the church. Said that he did not  believe Joseph Smith was a true Prophet &c. The court and  witnesses met according to appointment, but the said Hulbert  did not appear altho he was in the place and <might> have appeared  as well as not. consequently he was cut off from the church
2nd. January 1834——. Clk.

9 February 1834 • Sunday

This 9th. day Feby 1834. a conference of the High Priests, Elders, Priests,  Teachers and Deacons of the church of christ in , Medina  Co. Ohio, was called together at Bro Keeler’s. Bro. Joseph opened the  conference by prayer. Bro. A Palmer was requested to arise and relate  the proceedings of a former conference, that we might have all the  circumstances and situation of the church before us. Brother Palmer  referred us to Bro Bosworth for the information we desired. The case [p. 26]
Bro. Story was also in a similar transgession. They were both rebuked sharply by & Bro Joseph who told them that this church must feel the wrath of God except they repent of their sins, cast away their murmurings and complainings one of another. &c. &c. Bro. Rider & Bro. Story confessed their wrongs. and all forgave one another & closed by praying to the Lord for his blessings to rest upon us
Dec 26. 1833, Clk

27 December 1833 • Friday

This day a Bishops court was called to notice some complaints made against Bro Elliot & wife Haggart & wife and Bro. Babbit & wife and bro The accused were all present. But the accusing were not present, consequently the court adjourned “sine die
27 Dec 1833}, Clk

2 January 1834 • Thursday

Wesley Hulbert was cited to appear before the Bishop’s Court this evening, at ’s to answer to a charge or complaints made against him by Alfred Fisk and others, that he, the said Hulbert had denied the faith and had spoken reproachfully of the church. Said that he did not believe Joseph Smith was a true Prophet &c. The court and witnesses met according to appointment, but the said Hulbert did not appear altho he was in the place and might have appeared as well as not. consequently he was cut off from the church
2nd. January 1834——. Clk.

9 February 1834 • Sunday

This 9th. day Feby 1834. a conference of the High Priests, Elders, Priests, Teachers and Deacons of the church of christ in , Medina Co. Ohio, was called together at Bro Keeler’s. Bro. Joseph opened the conference by prayer. Bro. A Palmer was requested to arise and relate the proceedings of a former conference, that we might have all the circumstances and situation of the church before us. Brother Palmer referred us to Bro Bosworth for the information we desired. The case [p. 26]
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