Inside Church Headquarters

Episode 40: President M. Russell Ballard and three other Apostles on why and how the Church is governed by councils President M. Russell Ballard, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf, Elder David A. Bednar and Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles explain why and how the Church is governed by councils.
Inside Church headquarters: Why the Church is governed by councils When the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles counsel together, Elder David A. Bednar said, “no one ever will treat lightly a reservation or a comment by a fellow prophet, seer and revelator.”
Inside Church headquarters: What President Oaks and President Eyring have learned about revelation in councils From the Council of the First Presidency to a family council and all councils in between, “the strength of councils comes largely from the faith of the people who are in them,” President Henry B. Eyring said.