“We believe that the first principles and ordinances of the Gospel are: first, Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ; second, Repentance; third, Baptism by immersion for the remission of sins; fourth, Laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost.” – Article of Faith 4
“To my friend, and to all who wish to bolster their faith, I give you this promise: as you faithfully live the gospel of Jesus Christ and abide by its teachings, your testimony will be protected and it will grow.” – Ronald A. Rasband
This Day in LDS History
1843: Joseph Smith opens the Nauvoo Mansion as a hotel.
1850: The first branch in Scandinavia is organized with 50 members in Copenhagen, Denmark.
1969: Ground is broken for the Provo Utah Temple by Hugh B. Brown.