Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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16 November 1832 • Friday
A conference of Elders assembled November 16th. 1832— and ordained Bro an Elder by Bro Joseph Smith J
Clk
9 January 1833 • Wednesday
January 9th 1833
This day we the members of the united firm of N K Whitney &c agreed to allow Brother Three hundred dollars pr year for his services as assistant scribe to be paid by the firm
Clk
13–14 January 1833 • Sunday–Monday
January 13— 1833,
This day a Conference of High Priests assembled by request of Bro , Present , J Smith Jr , & , Elders , & John Reed
arose and stated his object in calling the meeting & opened by prayer,
The first itim that came before the conference for their consideration was on the subject of the Revelation given 22 & 23d Sept 1832 relative to the saints in Zion— It was resolved that Bro & be a committe to write an Epistle to them <on that subject> and also on the subject of Letters wr[it]ten by Bros & in the name of the conference This conference sanctioned a letter writen to of on the 11 inst by Bro Joseph Smith J It was also resolved that the President of the High Priest hood should see to the conducting of the meetings on the sabbath days when present, & the in his absence
Resolved also that prayer be offered up by all the members of the conference that the epistle written [p. 5]
16 November 1832 • Friday
A conference of Elders assembled November 16th. 1832— and ordained Bro an Elder by Bro Joseph Smith J
Clk
9 January 1833 • Wednesday
January 9th 1833
This day we the members of the united firm of N K Whitney &c agreed to allow Brother Three hundred dollars pr year for his services as assistant scribe to be paid by the firm
Clk
13–14 January 1833 • Sunday–Monday
January 13— 1833,
This day a Conference of High Priests assembled by request of Bro , Present , J Smith Jr , & , Elders , & John Reed
arose and stated his object in calling the meeting & opened by prayer,
The first itim that came before the conference for their consideration was on the subject of the Revelation given 22 & 23d Sept 1832 relative to the saints in Zion— It was resolved that Bro & be a committe to write an Epistle to them on that subject and also on the subject of Letters written by Bros & in the name of the conference This conference sanctioned a letter writen to on the 11 inst by Bro Joseph Smith J It was also resolved that the President of the High Priest hood should see to the conducting of the meetings on the sabbath days when present, & the in his absence
Resolved also that prayer be offered up by all the members of the conference that the epistle written [p. 5]
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