1 The manner which the disciples, which were called the elders of the church, ordained priests and teachers.
2 After they had prayed unto the Father in the name of Christ, they laid their hands upon them, and said,
3 In the name of Jesus Christ I ordain you to be a priest—or if he be a teacher, I ordain you to be a teacher—to preach repentance and remission of sins through Jesus Christ, by the endurance of faith on his name to the end. Amen.
4 And after this manner did they ordain priests and teachers, according to the gifts and callings of God unto men; and they ordained them by the power of the Holy Ghost, which was in them.