“Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.” —Isaiah 1:18
“Our task is to become our best selves. One of God’s greatest gifts to us is the joy of trying again, for no failure ever need be final.” —Thomas S. Monson
This Day in LDS History
1844: At a meeting in Nauvoo, Joseph Smith is nominated as an independent candidate for president of the United States.
1888: The Saints dedicate the first meetinghouse of the Church in Canada at Lee’s Creek (later Cardston), Alberta.
1982: During U.S. vice president George W. Bush’s visit to Utah, President N. Eldon Tanner of the First Presidency presents him with a replica of the Monument to Women statue.