Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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This council of high priests abroad is only to be  called on the most difficult cases of church matters;  and no common or ordinary case is to be sufficient  to call such councils. The traveling or located high priests  abroad have the power to say whether it is necessary  to call such a council or not.
Resolved, that the president or presidents at the seat  of general church goverment shall have power to determine  whether any such case as may be appealed is justly entitled  to a re-hearing after examining the appeal and the  evidences and statements accompanying it.
The twelve counsellors then proceeded to cast lots or  ballot to ascertain who should speak first; and the following  was the result, namely,
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The council then adjournd to meet on wednesday  the 19th. Inst. at 10 O’cl’k A.M.
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This council of high priests abroad is only to be called on the most difficult cases of church matters; and no common or ordinary case is to be sufficient to call such councils. The traveling or located high priests abroad have the power to say whether it is necessary to call such a council or not.
Resolved, that the president or presidents at the seat of general church goverment shall have power to determine whether any such case as may be appealed is justly entitled to a re-hearing after examining the appeal and the evidences and statements accompanying it.
The twelve counsellors then proceeded to cast lots or ballot to ascertain who should speak first; and the following was the result, namely,
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The council then adjournd to meet on wednesday the 19th. Inst. at 10 O’cl’k A.M.
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