Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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in a former council, between yourself & brother , informing us, that in a council where brother presided, according to the office of his appointment, as president of this branch of the church of the Latter-Day-Saints. You, when requested by him to be seated refused to submit to his decision, but spoke disrespectfully of our brother, while acting in his calling, which has occasioned a wound in this conference. It is the decision of this conference that you come before the church (as you are not present to do it at this conference) and make the proper confession required in the Law of the Lord. Why I say, disrespectfully, is because, when you were requested to be seated and desist speaking, you said that you had as much right to speak as he () had)
Clerk of conference
To )
a high priest in the church)
of the Latter Day-Saints)
Ohio Sept 8th 1834
24 September 1834 • Wednesday
Minutes of a high council of the church of Latter Day Saints, . Sept. 24th 1834
Joseph Smith Junr.Presiding
) Assisting
.)
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2 2
3 3
4 4
5 5
6 6
Counsellors.— [p. 74]
in a former council, between yourself & brother , informing us, that in a council where brother presided, according to the office of his appointment, as president of this branch of the church of the Latter-Day-Saints. You, when requested by him to be seated refused to submit to his decision, but spoke disrespectfully of our brother, while acting in his calling, which has occasioned a wound in this conference. It is the decision of this conference that you come before the church (as you are not present to do it at this conference) and make the proper confession required in the Law of the Lord. Why I say, disrespectfully, is because, when you were requested to be seated and desist speaking, you said that you had as much right to speak as he () had)
Clerk of conference
To )
a high priest in the church)
of the Latter Day-Saints)
Ohio Sept 8th 1834
24 September 1834 • Wednesday
Minutes of a high council of the church of Latter Day Saints, . Sept. 24th 1834
Joseph Smith Junr.Presiding
) Assisting
.)
1 1
2 2
3 3
4 4
5 5
6 6
Counsellors.— [p. 74]
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