Minute Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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He therefore decided that can be <​no​> longer an Elder or a member in this church until there be a thorough reformation.— Council all concurred
adjourned for one hour—
)
Clerk of Counsel)
Met in the afternoon pursuant to adjournment when the following charge was read by President .
Ohio May 16th 1836
To the Presidency of the High priesthood of the Church of Latter Day-Saints, I prefer a charge of unchristianlike conduct against Sisters, Hannah Brown & Lucenia Elliot, both members of this church
The counsellors who set on this case were as follows
Giles Cook
Defendants confessed having been guilty of telling a number of falsehoods,
Counsel called on to give their assent to the confession and the sisters retain their standing in the church
They were reproved and permitted to retain their standing in the church.
Counsel then withdrew their fellowship from from Charles Kellogg an Elder in this Church by a unanimous vote—
dismissed by Prayer of [p. 207]
He therefore decided that can be no longer an Elder or a member in this church until there be a thorough reformation.— Council all concurred
adjourned for one hour—
)
Clerk of Counsel)
Met in the afternoon pursuant to adjournment when the following charge was read by President .
Ohio May 16th 1836
To the Presidency of the High priesthood of the Church of Latter Day-Saints, I prefer a charge of unchristianlike conduct against Sisters, Hannah Brown & Lucenia Elliot, both members of this church
The counsellors who set on this case were as follows
Giles Cook
Defendants confessed having been guilty of telling a number of falsehoods,
Counsel called on to give their assent to the confession and the sisters retain their standing in the church
They were reproved and permitted to retain their standing in the church.
Counsel then withdrew their fellowship from from Charles Kellogg an Elder in this Church by a unanimous vote—
dismissed by Prayer of [p. 207]
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