“We believe in God, the Eternal Father, and in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost.” —Article of Faith 1
“Knowing the purpose of God’s great plan, we now consider the respective roles of the three members of the Godhead in that plan. We begin with a teaching from the Bible. In concluding his second letter to the Corinthians, the Apostle Paul makes this almost offhand reference to the Godhead of Father, Son, and Holy Ghost: “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all”” —Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1836: in a meeting of the Twelve Apostles in Kirtland, Joseph Smith announces that ‘the twelve are not subject to any other than the Frist Presidency… Where I am not, there is no First Presidency over the Twelve.’
1920: The Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution goes into effect, prohibiting the manufacture, production, and sale of alcohol. President Heber J. Grant, a fervent supporter of the amendment believe it is divinely mandated because it outlaws items forbidden by the Word of Wisdom.