- decisions of Twelve can be questioned only by General Authorities: D&C 102:32 .
- all authorities in Church other than Melchizedek Priesthood are appendages to it: D&C 107:5 .
- appeal may be brought to quorums which constitute spiritual authorities of Church: D&C 107:32 .
- kings and authorities to be appealed to: D&C 124:5 .
- hearken unto authorities called to lay foundation of Zion: D&C 124:118 .