Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me,—Isaiah 46:9
People ask whether we are fearful of research of our history. My reply to this is no, of course not, provided it is done with balance and integrity, as has been done by some scholars both in and out of the Church.—Gordon B. Hinckley
This Day in LDS History
1836: After a full day of instruction in the Kirtland Temple, the congregation experiences spiritual manifestations similar to those on the day of Pentecost, and several witness the appearance of angels.
1909: Elizabeth Fetzer (Bates), later the composer of several hymns and children’s songs, including “Pioneer Children Sang as They Walked” and “Book of Mormon Stories,” is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1925: Teddy E. Brewerton, later a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy, is born in Raymond, Alberta, Canada.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.