“But purify your hearts before me; and then go ye into all the world, and preach my gospel unto every creature who has not received it.” – D&C 112:28
“We need not fear the future if we will keep the Lord’s commandments and live to be his worthy servants. You can stay morally clean and prepare now for a happy future.” – M. Russell Ballard
This Day in LDS History
1839: Brigham Young, President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, decides that the Twelve would return to Far West, Missouri, to fulfill the Lord’s commandment for the Twelve to leave on their mission to Great Britain from the temple site at Far west.
1969: The Church announces the construction of the new 28 story Church Office Building in Salt Lake City.
1998: Ground is broken for the Anchorage Alaska Temple.
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