No standing will ever be estab lished except in or one of its .
When the pass a decision it is in the name of the , therefore, it is valid.
No of the church has authority to go into any branch thereof and any minister for this church unless it is by the voice of that branch. No has authority to go into any branch of the church and appoint meetings, or attempt to regulate the affairs of the church without the advice and consent of the presiding Elder of that branch.
If the first are all employed and there is a call for more labourers in the vineyard it will be the the duty of the of the first seventy to call and ord ain other seventy and send them forth to labour until, if need be, they set apart seven times seventy, and even until there are one hundred and forty & four thousand thus set apart to the ministry. The seventy are not to attend the of the Twelve, unless they are called upon or requested so to do by the twelve.
The twelve and the seventy have particularly to depend upon their ministry for their support and that of their families, since they have a right by virtue of their offices to call upon the churches to assist them.
Resolved in this grand , That we never give up the struggle for Zion until it is redeemed altho’. we should die in the contest. The vote was unanimous of all that were in the house.
) Clerk [p. 7]