Minutes, 18 April 1844

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flow unto this government. As the committee have requested to have the line drawn to distinguish between the church of Jesus Christ and the kingdom of God. He does not think there is any dividing line about it. It is the kingdom of God and the church of God. At present he does not see any difference between them.
arose again to explain further. If the kingdom of God and the church are one, and the same, why this organization. If a man cannot belong to the church without the ordinances, how can they be members of the kingdom of God without the ordinances.
Er did not know [p. [179]]
flow unto this government. As the committee have requested to have the line drawn to distinguish between the church of Jesus Christ and the kingdom of God. He does not think there is any dividing line about it. It is the kingdom of God and the church of God. At present he does not see any difference between them.
arose again to explain further. If the kingdom of God and the church are one, and the same, why this organization. If a man cannot belong to the church without the ordinances, how can they be members of the kingdom of God without the ordinances.
Er did not know [p. [179]]
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