Elder, Melchizedek PriesthoodSee also Church Organization; Priesthood, Melchizedek; BD EldersGo, and gather the elders of Israel, Ex. 3:16.went up Moses … and seventy of the elders, Ex. 24:9.Lord … took of the spirit that was upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders, Num. 11:25.Moses wrote … unto all the elders of Israel, Deut. 31:9.sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas, Acts 11:30.had ordained them elders in every church, Acts 14:23.apostles and elders came together, Acts 15:6.called the elders of the church, Acts 20:17.Rebuke not an elder, 1 Tim. 5:1.elders that rule well be counted worthy, 1 Tim. 5:17.ordain elders in every city, Titus 1:5.sick among you? let him call for the elders, James 5:14.elders which are among you I exhort, 1 Pet. 5:1.The elder unto the elect lady, 2 Jn. 1:1.I saw four and twenty elders sitting, Rev. 4:4.consecrated to be … elders over the church, Alma 4:7.ordained priests and elders, by laying on his hands, Alma 6:1.disciples, who were called the elders of the church, Moro. 3:1.manner of their elders and priests administering, Moro. 4:1.condemn them before the elders, Moro. 6:7.Joseph Smith … the first elder of this church, D&C 20:2.elders of the church … bear witness to the words, D&C 20:16.An apostle is an elder, D&C 20:38.Every elder … is to be ordained according to the gifts, D&C 20:60.elders … to meet in conference once in three months, D&C 20:61 (20:81).children … bring them unto the elders … bless them, D&C 20:70.elders, priests and teachers of this church shall teach, D&C 42:12.elders of the church, two or more, shall be called, D&C 42:44.elders … to conduct all meetings … by the Holy Spirit, D&C 46:2.elders … shall render an account of their stewardship, D&C 72:5.high priests should travel, and also the elders, D&C 84:111 (124:137).until mine elders are endowed with power, D&C 105:11.first elders … should receive their endowment, D&C 105:33.office of an elder comes under the priesthood, D&C 107:7.high priest and elder are to administer, D&C 107:12.must needs be presiding elders, D&C 107:60.duty of the president over the office of elders, D&C 107:89.Send forth the elders of my church unto the nations, D&C 133:8.faithful elders … preaching … in the great world of the spirits, D&C 138:57.See also D&C 41:2; 42:1; 43:1; 50:1; 64:1; 68:7–12.