Minute Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Conference adjourned until to-morrow P.M. early candle lighting
Prayer by br.
Clerk.
Conference convened according to adjournment. Opened. prayer  by . Minutes read by , observations  by by way of exhortation to the Church.
All the brethren forgave br. , and he the brethren and thus  this difficulty is settled.
Br. was ordained to the High priesthood and br.   again ordained an Elder under the hand of .  Conference closed in prayer by br. .
Clerk.

6–7 December 1831 • Tuesday–Wednesday

Minutes of a conference held in Indiana, December  6. 1831.
Present.
Isaac Follice
George Heartley
Oliver Walker
(these two lost both licenses an[d] taken at present.)
Br. appointed Moderator & Clerk.   Prayer by br. .
Br then arose and addressed the Elders, showing them the  necessity of having their hearts drawn out in prayer to God & also realize that  they are in the immediate presence of God & also explained the order of the High priest hood, &c, The Church then proceeded to settle some difficulty that existed between them  in the presence of the conference
Firstly the case of Sister George Burkett & Sister Eunice Statement, of both parties  Sister Burkett manifested a spirit of humility and contrition Sister Eunice a  Spirit of hardness and self-justification
Resolved that brs & Isaac Fallace, go and visit Sister  Eunice as soon as possible
Secondly the case of br & br Eunice made the same ackno wledgement that his wife did the afore mentioned Elders also laboured with br Eunice
then arose & chastised in the name of the conference  for his previous neglect of duty, &c, [p. 20]
Conference adjourned until to-morrow P.M. early candle lighting
Prayer by br.
Clerk.
Conference convened according to adjournment. Opened. prayer by . Minutes read by , observations by by way of exhortation to the Church.
All the brethren forgave br. , and he the brethren and thus this difficulty is settled.
Br. was ordained to the High priesthood and br. again ordained an Elder under the hand of . Conference closed in prayer by br. .
Clerk.

6–7 December 1831 • Tuesday–Wednesday

Minutes of a conference held in Indiana, December 6. 1831.
Present.
Isaac Follice
George Heartley
Oliver Walker
(these two lost both licenses an[d] taken at present.)
Br. appointed Moderator & Clerk. Prayer by br. .
Br then arose and addressed the Elders, showing them the necessity of having their hearts drawn out in prayer to God & also realize that they are in the immediate presence of God & also explained the order of the High priesthood, &c, The Church then proceeded to settle some difficulty that existed between them in the presence of the conference
Firstly the case of Sister George Burkett & Sister Eunice Statement, of both parties Sister Burkett manifested a spirit of humility and contrition Sister Eunice a Spirit of hardness and self-justification
Resolved that brs & Isaac Fallace, go and visit Sister Eunice as soon as possible
Secondly the case of br & br Eunice made the same acknowledgement that his wife did the afore mentioned Elders also laboured with br Eunice
then arose & chastised in the name of the conference for his previous neglect of duty, &c, [p. 20]
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