And the Lord called his people Zion, because they were of one heart and one mind, and dwelt in righteousness; and there was no poor among them.—Moses 7:18
If enough of us and enough of our neighbors strive to guide our lives by the truth of God, the moral virtues needed in every society will abound.—D. Todd Christofferson
This Day in Church History
1839: Joseph Smith petitions the Missouri legislature from Liberty Jail, requesting a change of venue for his trial.
1841: Hyrum Smith is ordained Patriarch of the Church and Assistant President of the Church, and William Law, the first non-U.S. citizen to be called into the First Presidency, is set apart as Second Counselor to Joseph Smith.
1945: Elder D. Todd Christofferson is born in American Fork, Utah.