Contributed by Michael Stark on Jun 7, 2014
To avoid appointing unqualified people to the eldership, the elders must take time to know these candidates.
“Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, nor take part in the sins of others; keep yourself pure. (No longer drink only water, but use a little wine for the sake of your stomach and your frequent ailments.) The sins of some people are conspicuous, going before them to judgment, but the