License for Stephen Post, 1 April 1836

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To Whom It May Concern.
This certifies that has been received into the , organized on the sixth of april, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty, & has been an accordingto the rules & regulations of said church, & is duly authorized to preach the gospel agreeably to the authority of that office. From the satisfactory evidence which we have of his good moral character, & his zeal for the cause of righteousness. & diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil, & embrace truth, we confidently recommend him to all candid & upright people as a worthy member of Society. We, therefore, in the name, & by the authority of this church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship & esteem: praying for his success & prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause, Given by the direction of a conference of the Elders of said church, assembled in , Geauga County, Ohio, the third day of March, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty six.
Joseph Smith Jr. Chairman.
Clerk,
, Ohio. April 1, 1836.— [p. 38]
To Whom It May Concern.
This certifies that has been received into the , organized on the sixth of april, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty, & has been an accordingto the rules & regulations of said church, & is duly authorized to preach the gospel agreeably to the authority of that office. From the satisfactory evidence which we have of his good moral character, & his zeal for the cause of righteousness. & diligent desire to persuade men to forsake evil, & embrace truth, we confidently recommend him to all candid & upright people as a worthy member of Society. We, therefore, in the name, & by the authority of this church, grant unto this, our worthy brother in the Lord, this letter of commendation as a proof of our fellowship & esteem: praying for his success & prosperity in our Redeemer’s Cause, Given by the direction of a conference of the Elders of said church, assembled in , Geauga County, Ohio, the third day of March, in the year of our Lord, one thousand, eight hundred & thirty six.
Joseph Smith Jr. Chairman.
Clerk,
, Ohio. April 1, 1836.— [p. 38]
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