is taught by the gift of tongues, it is not to be received for
Prest. S. then offered instruction respecting
the propriety of females administering to the sick by the — said it was
according to revelation &c. said he never was plac’d in similar circumstances, and
never had given the same instruction.
He clos’d his instructions by expressing his satisfaction in improving the
The spirit of the Lord was pour’d out in a very powerful manner, never to
be forgotten by those present on that interesting occasion.
The Committee appointed to investigate into the cases of individuals,
returned & reported that the objections against were remov’d; and
accordingly she was received by a unanimous vote.
The following names were also read and voted as follows
|aye||Hannah A. Dibble||aye|
|Rebecca Reed||aye||Polly Sherwood||"|
|Amy Clothier||no||Mary C. Miller||"|
|Mary Smith||aye||Laura Russ||"|
|Aphia Gale||"||Jane Miller||"|
|Anna Jones||no||Hannah Whitlock||"|
|Elizabeth Eaton||aye||Eliza Moses||"|
|Lydia M. Smith||aye||Abigail Works||"|
|Rosetta L. Snow||"||[blank] Johnson||"|
The gentlemen withdrew and the sisters proceeded to business, concerning
the poor &c. [p. 41]