Minutes, 20 February 1834

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, 20 Feb’y. 1834.
met this evening accord[i]ng to appointment to determine concerning the going out to preach &c. The presidnet opened the council by prayer.—
At a church meeting held in Pennsylvania, Erie Co. and by & , ; Some of the members of that refused to partak[e] of the because the Elder administering it did not observe the words of wisdom to obey them. argued that they were justified in so doing because the Elder was in transgression. argued that the Church was bound to receive the supper under the administration of an Elder so long as he retained his office, or . Voted that six counsellors should speak upon the subject, or case.
The Council then proceeded to try the question, whether disobedience to the word of wisdom was a transgression sufficient to deprive an official member from holding [p. 39]
, 20 Feb’y. 1834.
met this evening according to appointment to determine concerning the going out to preach &c. The presidnet opened the council by prayer.—
At a church meeting held in Pennsylvania, Erie Co. and by & , ; Some of the members of that refused to partake of the because the Elder administering it did not observe the words of wisdom to obey them. argued that they were justified in so doing because the Elder was in transgression. argued that the Church was bound to receive the supper under the administration of an Elder so long as he retained his office, or . Voted that six counsellors should speak upon the subject, or case.
The Council then proceeded to try the question, whether disobedience to the word of wisdom was a transgression sufficient to deprive an official member from holding [p. 39]
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