“And if a person gains more knowledge and intelligence in this life through his diligence and obedience than another, he will have so much the advantage in the world to come. ” –
“We magnify our calling when we walk with honesty and integrity. To each of us the Lord has said, “Magnify your calling.” It is not always easy. But it is always rewarding.” – Gordon B. Hinckley
This Day in LDS History
1793: Sidney Rigdon, later a spokesman for the Prophet and member of the First Presidency, is born in St. Clair, Pennsylvania.
1937: Wilford C. Wood purchases the first of ten lots eventually acquired by the Church of the original Nauvoo Temple site.
1994: The First Presidency issues a statement opposing efforts to legalize same-sex marriages in the United States.