Minute Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Alpheus Gifford
First: Br. laid before the council the case of Br.   the President of the Elders who desired the office of the  High priesthood, he also stated it himself by request of & others, also said he had a testimony of the Lord that it was his will &c.
Ordained under the hand of & set in council with us.  Much consultation concerning the gift of tongues &c. And a rebuke  of the Lord for reasoning in our own wisdom. &c.
Conference adjourned until Wednesday next at 9. O’clock A.M.  Prayer by the .
, Clerk .
28 August 1833 • Wednesday
Zion August 28. 1833.
Convened according to adjournment.
Present.
Alpheus Gifford
[blank] Roberts.
Moderator. Opened in prayer by the same.  Resolved that no High priest Elder or Priest shall ordain any  priest Elder or High priest in the land of Zion without the consent of  a conference of High priests. [p. 35]
Alpheus Gifford
First: Br. laid before the council the case of Br. the President of the Elders who desired the office of the High priesthood, he also stated it himself by request of & others, also said he had a testimony of the Lord that it was his will &c.
Ordained under the hand of & set in council with us. Much consultation concerning the gift of tongues &c. And a rebuke of the Lord for reasoning in our own wisdom. &c.
Conference adjourned until Wednesday next at 9. O’clock A.M. Prayer by the .
, Clerk .
28 August 1833 • Wednesday
Zion August 28. 1833.
Convened according to adjournment.
Present.
Alpheus Gifford
[blank] Roberts.
Moderator. Opened in prayer by the same. Resolved that no High priest Elder or Priest shall ordain any priest Elder or High priest in the land of Zion without the consent of a conference of High priests. [p. 35]
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