The then proceeded to appoint a committee to arrange the items of the doctrine of Jesus Christ for the government of the which church was organized and commenced its rise on the . These items are to be taken from the bible, book of mormon, and the revelations which have been given to the church up to this date or shall be, until such arrangement is made. Brother then nominated brethren Joseph Smith Junr. , and , to compose said committee which was seconded by brother . The Counsellors then gave their vote, which was also agreed to by the whole conference. The council then decided that said committee, after arranging and publishing said book of covenants, have the avails of the same. The council then decided that a notice be published to the churches and con ferences abroad, that be hereafter, in the high council at , signed by the clerk of the council. The counsellors decided that brother be privileged to make such arrangements with his store, as he shall deem most advisable considering his present embarrassed circumstances. Closed in prayer by brother
The next arrangement for the High council will be as foll ows.