“Adam fell that men might be; and men are, that they might have joy.” – 2 Nephi 2:25
“We were created with the express purpose and potential of experiencing a fulness of joy. Our birthright—and the purpose of our great voyage on this earth—is to seek and experience eternal happiness.” – President Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1968: Troy Dalbey, later an Olympic gold medalist in swimming at the 1988 Seoul games, is born in St. Louis, Missouri.
1972: Elder Gordon B. Hinckley offers a prayer at Mars Hill in Athens, Greece. President Harold B. Lee later states that the prayer stands as a rededication of Greece for the preaching of the gospel.