Minute Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Opened by singing & prayer by br. . br. made certain remarks from the 3rd. Chapter of Malachi; made remarks upon the second coming of Christ, by br. gave an exhortation, spoke of Zion & the gathering of the saints  into her. &c. & read a part of the 102 Psalm. Br. &  exhorted to acts of righteousness & sacrifice all for Christ. Br.  exhorted to prayer for Joseph Smith jr. and , for the Bishop   and himself &c.
A move was then made by br. to have  tarry a while after arriving in this land if the Spirit so direct him, which  was agreed to by the Elders present. Br was admited  to be ordained an Elder by the voice of the conference. Glorious things  was then sung. Closing prayer by Br . John Cor
, Clerk of Conference.

24 September 1831 • Saturday

Minutes of a conference held in Lorane Co Ohio. Sept 24  1831. Elders Present. &  upon testimony satisfactory, it was voted, that Chauney Odle an  Elder in this Church, be silenced as a preacher in this Church
, Clerk of Conference

10 October 1831 • Monday

Minutes of a conference held in , Geauga Co. Ohio; Oct. 10. 1831.
Elders Present.
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Before whom were was presented a difficulty wherein brs.   & were implicated, the said being absent it  was motioned. Seconded & carried by vote that br. be dispatched as a  speedy messenger to apprise him of the matter and bring him before this conference  immediately. Prayer by br. , who addressed the Elders in the name of the  Lord. [p. 7]
Opened by singing & prayer by br. . br. made certain remarks from the 3rd. Chapter of Malachi; made remarks upon the second coming of Christ, br. gave an exhortation, spoke of Zion & the gathering of the saints into her. &c. & read a part of the 102 Psalm. Br. & exhorted to acts of righteousness & sacrifice all for Christ. Br. exhorted to prayer for Joseph Smith jr. and , for the Bishop and himself &c.
A move was then made by br. to have tarry a while after arriving in this land if the Spirit so direct him, which was agreed to by the Elders present. Br was admited to be ordained an Elder by the voice of the conference. Glorious things was then sung. Closing prayer by Br .
, Clerk of Conference.

24 September 1831 • Saturday

Minutes of a conference held in Lorane Co Ohio. Sept 24 1831. Elders Present. & upon testimony satisfactory, it was voted, that Chauney Odle an Elder in this Church, be silenced as a preacher in this Church
, Clerk of Conference

10 October 1831 • Monday

Minutes of a conference held in , Geauga Co. Ohio; Oct. 10. 1831.
Elders Present.
.
Before whom was presented a difficulty wherein brs. & were implicated, the said being absent it was motioned. Seconded & carried by vote that br. be dispatched as a speedy messenger to apprise him of the matter and bring him before this conference immediately. Prayer by br. , who addressed the Elders in the name of the Lord. [p. 7]
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