Minutes, 6 November 1837

Opened by prayer by W[illiam] W. Phelps
Several topics were discussed, where it was unan imously voted, that it be reccommended to the propri etors of the Corporation of Far West, to petition the  Trustees of said corporation, to alter the streets or  lessen them so as to make each block contain four  acres of ground and each block be divided into  four lots.
Voted unanimously, that it is the opin ion of this Council, that there— is sufficient room  in this country; for the Churches to continue gathering  from abroad.
Voted unanimously that the building of  the house of the Lord in this place be postponed  till the Lord shall reveal it to be his will to  be commenced.
On motion of S. Rigdon the meeting was adjourned  until early candlelight.
Council met according to adjournment.
All difficulties were satisfactorily settled except a matter  between J. Smith jr. Oliver Cowdery and T. B. Marsh,  which was refered to themselves with the agreement [p. 81]
Minutes, Kirtland, OH, 6 Nov. 1837; handwriting of Ebenezer Robinson; in Minute Book 2, pp. 80–82; CHL.