“That in the dispensation of the fulness of times he might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven, and which are on earth; even in him:” – Ephesians 1:10
“Preaching the gospel and seeking after our dead are two divinely appointed responsibilities that relate to both our hearts and to priesthood ordinances. The essence of the Lord’s work is changing, turning, and purifying hearts through covenants and ordinances performed by proper priesthood authority.” – Elder David A. Bednar
This Day in LDS History
1912: Church leaders in northern Mexico order the Saints to evacuate El Paso, Texas, as a result of civil strife within Mexico, which displaces some 48 thousand Latter-day Saints from the Mexican colonies.
1954: Life Magazine highlights the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s 25 years of broadcasting.
1987: Church members celebrate 150 years in the British Isles.
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