“Stand, therefore, having your loins girt about with truth, having on the breastplate of righteousness, and your feet shod with the preparation of the gospel of peace, which I have sent mine angels to commit unto you.” —Doctrine & Covenants 27:16
“The home must be the heart of the welfare program. We must focus our training of personal and family preparedness to reach the family organization.” —L. Tom Perry
This Day in LDS History
1839: In company with a small group of Saints, Emma Smith leaves Far West, Missouri to join the main body of Saints gathering in Quincy, Illinois.
1846: Brigham Young, President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, finishes administering temple blessings in the Nauvoo Temple as the Saints prepare to move west. Over 5,600 Saints were endowed in the temple before the exodus.
1901: Lorenzo Snow dedicates LDS Business College in Salt Lake City.