“That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me.” – John 17:21
“Our ability to stand firm and true and follow the Savior despite the vicissitudes of life is greatly strengthened by righteous families and Christ-centered unity in our wards and branches.” – Elder Quentin L. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1922: L. Tom Perry, later a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is born in Logan, Utah.
1953: President David O. McKay breaks ground for the Swiss Temple (later the Bern Switzerland Temple), the first temple to be built on the European continent.
1983: President Gordon B. Hinckley of the First Presidency dedicates the Apia Samoa Temple. Within a week he dedicates the Nuku’alofa Tonga Temple; this is the first time two temples have been dedicated within a week of each other.
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