Record of the Twelve, 14 February–28 August 1835

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10–11 May 1835 • Sunday–Monday
Sunday May 10, about Five Hundred people attended preaching. There was tolerably good attention by most of the congregation while & addressed them in the fore and afternoon. They also broke bread bread in the afternoon to the saints. Five persons came forward desireing , after haveing expressed their belief in our testimony. They were received to baptism by the which was administered by Elder and was attended to in the evening.
Monday morning met pursuant to adjournment and proceeded to business.
Resolved Unanimously, that this Conference go to immediately and appoint their “wise menand gather up their riches and send them to purchase lands according to previous that all things be prepared before them in order to their . Much was said to the conference upon these important things, and they covenanted before the Lord that they would be strict to attend to our teachings. Conference was then dismissed and publick preching commenced at 3 o’clock by Eld— and closed by the farewell exhortation of the Twelve after which seven came forward professing faith and repentance and were received by the church for Baptism which was administered by Elder and confirmed in the evening by . Also laid hands upon many that were sick and infirm and they obtaind relief— Adjourned until the 22nd Inst. to meet in N. York—
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10–11 May 1835 • Sunday–Monday
Sunday May 10, about Five Hundred people attended preaching. There was tolerably good attention by most of the congregation while & addressed them in the fore and afternoon. They also broke bread in the afternoon to the saints. Five persons came forward desireing , after haveing expressed their belief in our testimony. They were received to baptism by the which was administered by Elder and was attended to in the evening.
Monday morning met pursuant to adjournment and proceeded to business.
Resolved Unanimously, that this Conference go to immediately and appoint their “wise men” and gather up their riches and send them to purchase lands according to previous that all things be prepared before them in order to their . Much was said to the conference upon these important things, and they covenanted before the Lord that they would be strict to attend to our teachings. Conference was then dismissed and publick preching commenced at 3 o’clock by Eld— and closed by the farewell exhortation of the Twelve after which seven came forward professing faith and repentance and were received by the church for Baptism which was administered by Elder and confirmed in the evening by . Also laid hands upon many that were sick and infirm and they obtaind relief— Adjourned until the 22nd Inst. to meet in N. York—
} Clerk [p. 10]
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