Discourse, 27 February 1835–B, as Reported by Oliver Cowdery
JS, Discourse, , Geauga Co., OH, 27 Feb. 1835. Featured version copied [not before 25 Feb. 1836] in Minute Book 1, p. 88; handwriting of ; CHL. For more complete source information, see the source note for Minute Book 1.
They are the Twelve Apostles, who are called to the office of traveling , who are to preside over all the churches of the Saints among the , where there is no established, and they are to travel and preach among the Gentiles, until the Lord shall command them to go to the Jews. They are to hold the of this ministry, to unlock the door of the kingdom of heaven unto all nations, and to preach the Gospel to every creature. This is the power, authority and virtue of their . [p. 88]