The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 12, July 1908 - April, 1909 Page: 10
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10 Texas Historical Association Quarterly.
3d Agreed to petition our Sister Churches Sardis and Fort
Houston For their ordaind authorities to assist in the work of
ordaining Brother Armsted Bennett to the work or office of A
the Saturday before the third Lords day in June 1849 appointed
Brothren John Parker and J W Parker to Attend Sardis Church
and Brother Jasper Starr and Brother Stephen Bennett Fort
AJournd in Peace
John Parker Ch Clk
June Meting 1849
Church Met and in order proced to Business
1st took up the Refference from the last Meting Br J W
Parker and John Parker Stated they attended the last meting of
Sardis church and they agreed to answer the request Br Starr
and Br Stephen Bennett States tha attended Fort Houston church
Same report the report received and committee discharged.
2d Receivd Br Hanks from Sardis and Br Scriss' Parks and
Elder Boin from Fort Houston
the church went into the ordination of Brother Bennett as
Deacon by Elder T Hanks E Boin J Parks and Stephen Criss as
a Presbetry from our Sister Churches Sardis and Fort Houston
ordained Bro Armsted Bennett to the work or office of deacon
3d Br I. J. request the male members in committee of the
whole to walk with him on Motion agreed to answer the request
and invite our visating Brethren to attend the same committee
Brethren Hanks Bowin Crist and Parks the committee2 reported
and made the following report agreed to appoint 3 members to
inquire into the matter and report to next meting the report
receivd and committee discharged A Bennett S Bennett and John
Parker appointed said committee
4 agreed that our next meting be A communion Season and
directed the Deacon to prepare the elements and that friday before
be Set apart as a day of fasting and prar
1S. Crist. See THE QUARTERLY, XI, 93.
'I. e., the special committee previously appointed to advise what action
should be taken in the case of I. J. and K. N., mentioned further on.
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