Installing Officer.—Worthy Counselor, I am here
for the purpose of installing into office those who have been
legally elected. Is there 3ny good an 3 valid reason why I
should not proceed ?
Worthy Counselor.—There is none.
Installing Officer.—You will please invite those who
are to be installed to seat themselves at ihe foot of the
Members will sing—-
Children of the Heavenly King,
As we journey let us sing;
Sing our Saviour's worthy praise,
Glorious is our works and ways.
Installing Officer.—The Worthy Counsellor elect
will approach the altar
Installing Officer.—My Brother (or Sister,) you arc-
now about to assume a responsibility of great magnitude.
Your duties will be cheerful if your heart is actuated by
principles of Rurity, Justice and Equality. On the other
hand, should you seek to exercise the authority of your
station in a harsh and unfriendly spirit, your position will
become arduous and your Court will fall into a condition of
lukewarmness and lethargy. You will put both hands on
the Bible, crossed, and repeat after me :
I,------------, in the presence of the all-wise Creator
and the Brothers and Sisters assembled, do hereby and