“Now behold, I, Jarom, write a few words according to the commandment of my father, Enos, that our genealogy may be kept.” – Jarom 1:1
“We can perform vicarious ordinances and truly become saviors on Mount Zion for our own families in order that we, with them, might be exalted as well as saved.” – Quentin L. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1844: A mob kills Joseph and Hyrum Smith at Carthage Jail.
1972: Latter-day Saint missionaries enter the Southeast Asian country of Malaysia for the first time.
1989: One hundred and forty-five years after the martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum Smith, President Gordon B. Hinckley of the First Presidency dedicates the restored Carthage Jail complex in Illinois.
2002: The rebuilt Nauvoo Illinois Temple is dedicated by President Gordon B. Hinckley.