After John Needham joined the Church in England in 1837, his father forbade him to visit whom?
a. The family minister
b. His family
c. The Mormon Elders
d. His branch
Other than Brigham Young and his immediate assistants, the bishops were the key men of the whole colonial project upon whom the governor depended to put into operation his program. Under their temporal administration, taxes were collected and society was governed. When any of the people had difficulties, they came before the bishop’s court for settlement. The bishop, his two counselors, and the parties having trouble solved the difficulty in fairness to all.
Chronicles of Courage, Lesson Committee (Salt Lake City: Talon Printing, 1996) Vol. 7, 46.