“Pray always, that you may come off conqueror; yea, that you may conquer Satan, and that you may escape the hands of the servants of Satan that do uphold his work.” – Doctrine & Covenants 10:5
“Prayer is essential to developing faith. In faith we pray, we listen, and we obey, that we might learn to become one with the Father and the Son.” – Carol F. McConkie
This Day in LDS History
1849: The original nineteen wards in the Salt Lake Valley are organized, giving a model for future establishment of Church units throughout the world.
1875: Elder Wilford Woodruff performs the marriage sealing of Sagwhitch and Mogogah and of Ohetocump and Minnie, two Shoshone Indian couples in the Endowment House in Salt Lake City. These are the first sealings of American Indian couples.
1970: Elder Gordon B. Hinckley organizes the Lima Stake, the first stake in Peru.