Ezra Booth has caused a public image problem by publishing a bunch of anti-mormon letters in the local newspapers. Joseph decides to solve this by sending out his followers to get more followers. Newel K. Whitney is called to be a bishop! It's a bit different than Edward Partridge, who is bishop over all the money and the belongings. Newel is mostly keeping the meeting minutes?
Joseph heavily implies that everyone should keep a journal, which is a problem since apparently general authorities kinda don't. Methinks section 72 is the genesis of modern day recommends...
Be advised that Jim has watched every episode of The Bachelor this season.
Catherine of Alexandria was a Catholic saint who was aces at converting people to Christianity.
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Podcastriarchal music is Our Happy Life by Maps and Transit, edited for length