“In the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established.” —2 Corinthians 13:1
“And this we bear record with words of soberness, for we have seen and hefted, and know of a surety the plates of which we have spoken. And we give our names unto the world, to witness unto the world that which we have seen.” —The Testimony of Eight Witnesses
This Day in LDS History
1840: Joseph Smith Sr., Patriarch to the Church and one of the Eight Witnesses of the Book of Mormon, dies in Nauvoo, Illinois.
1963: President David O. McKay dedicates a monument in Kansas City, Missouri, commemorating the establishment of the city’s first school, which was erected by the Colesville Saints in 1831.
1993: Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin dedicates the Mediterranean island of Cyprus for preaching of the gospel.