Benjamin Ashby said what about Sidney Rigdon’s preaching after Rigdon had loss favor with the Church?
a. He was as dry as sticks
b. He was as exciting as paint drying
c. He made as much sense as a two-year old
d. I’m certain it wasn’t Mormonism that he was preaching
The President of the Church signed every temple recommend until 1891, when this responsibility was given to bishops and stake presidents.
Chad S. Hawkins, The First One Hundred Temples (Salt Lake City: Eagle Gate, 2001), pg. 275.