Minute Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Voted by this conference that the above named brethren be remembered  to the in Zion as being worthy of inheritances among the people  of the Lord according to the laws of said Church.
Closed. prayer by br. .
Clerk.
29 November–1 December 1831 • Tuesday–Thursday
Minutes of a conference, held in Winchester Randolph Co [Indiana] Nov 29 1831
(Present)
Oliver Walker (license taken)
(license taken in 1832. & 1833.)
Conference opened in prayer by br. .
And also the business or duties of conference explained &c.
Br. then arose & stated the reason why he called this con ference is to have some difficulty settled existing between the Elders  residing in this place &c.
Br. arose and stated that the origin of the difficulty  had arisen between him and the Church in consequence of himself and br.  Isaac reading certain passages in the Acts, & also in the book of Mormon  for they thought that they found therein recorded, that the disciples  had ought or was privileged to live in common stock.
Adjourned until to-morrow 9. O’clock A.M. Prayer by br. .
.
Conference convened according to appointment. Opened in prayer by  . Observations made by all the Elders present & they  unanimously agreed that all this difficulty has arisen in consequence  of misrepresentations of a writing which was represented to have been  written by br. & a letter written by br. & to br in consequence of misrepresentations thereof all  these difficulties have arisen.
Br. then arose & made a proposition that br. be  restored to his former standing providing he make a statement to the branch that  he had done & said things that were wrong for which he was sorry in all humility.
Resolved that this conference be adjourned until the church be notified and  assemble & this subject laid before them. [p. 19]
Voted by this conference that the above named brethren be remembered to the in Zion as being worthy of inheritances among the people of the Lord according to the laws of said Church.
Closed. prayer by br. .
Clerk.
29 November–1 December 1831 • Tuesday–Thursday
Minutes of a conference, held in Winchester Randolph Co [Indiana] Nov 29 1831
(Present)
Oliver Walker (license taken)
(license taken in 1832. & 1833.)
Conference opened in prayer by br. .
And also the business or duties of conference explained &c.
Br. then arose & stated the reason why he called this conference is to have some difficulty settled existing between the Elders residing in this place &c.
Br. arose and stated that the origin of the difficulty had arisen between him and the Church in consequence of himself and br. Isaac reading certain passages in the Acts, & also in the book of Mormon for they thought that they found therein recorded, that the disciples had ought or was privileged to live in common stock.
Adjourned until to-morrow 9. O’clock A.M. Prayer by br. .
.
Conference convened according to appointment. Opened in prayer by . Observations made by all the Elders present & they unanimously agreed that all this difficulty has arisen in consequence of misrepresentations of a writing which was represented to have been written by br. & a letter written by br. & to br in consequence of misrepresentations thereof all these difficulties have arisen.
Br. then arose & made a proposition that br. be restored to his former standing providing he make a statement to the branch that he had done & said things that were wrong for which he was sorry in all humility.
Resolved that this conference be adjourned until the church be notified and assemble & this subject laid before them. [p. 19]
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