“But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.” – Isaiah 53:5
“Our Savior experienced and suffered the fulness of all mortal challenges “according to the flesh” so He could know “according to the flesh” how to “succor [which means to give relief or aid to] his people according to their infirmities.”” – Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1850: Oliver Cowdery, one of the Three Witnesses of the Book of Mormon, dies in Richmond, Missouri.
1991: Latter-day Saint missionaries enter Madagascar for the first time.
1995: President Howard W. Hunter dies in Salt Lake City, Utah, at age eighty-seven, after more than thirty-five years of service as a General Authority.