DOCTRINE AND COVENANTS
OF THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
But as a high priest of the Priesthood has authority to officiate in all the lesser offices, he may officiate in the office of bbishop
when no literal descendant of Aaron can be found, provided he is called and cset
apart and ordained unto this power by the hands of the dPresidency
of the Melchizedek Priesthood.