Elder Rigdon, after he came from Pittsburg, never attended Council , only when he could not avoid it . He has no authority, only what he receives from tbe Church. • •• Brother Phelps was the means of bringing him in , but he bas not got the same authority as others: There are more than thirty men (political kingdom of God) who have got higher authority than he has. Brother Hyrum plead to have Elder Rigdon restored • •• Erother Joseph would not receive him again but shook him off. The Church voted to try him again and it was the Church that received him and not Brother Joseph" (Times and Seasons. vol. 5, pp. 663-664 ).
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