- parable of man with twelve sons: D&C 38:26 .
- nobleman tells servants to plant twelve olive trees: D&C 101:44 .
- high council to consist of twelve high priests: D&C 102:1 . ( D&C 107:37 . )
- presidency of council has power to call twelve high priests as counselors: D&C 107:79 .
- twelve counselors to assist council in trying President: D&C 107:82 .
- president to preside over twelve deacons: D&C 107:85 .