Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world. —2 Peter 1:4
Our ultimate quest in life is to prepare to meet our Maker. We do this by striving daily to become more like our Savior, Jesus Christ. —Russell M. Nelson
This Day in LDS History
1906: Philo T. Farnsworth, later a scientist and inventor who is credited as being the “father of television,” is born near Beaver, Utah.
1933: Mary Ellen Wood (Smoot), later the thirteenth general president of the Relief Society, is born in Ogden, Utah.
1989: President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Portland Oregon Temple.
1999: The First Presidency announces that the massive new assembly building located north of Temple Square will be called the Conference Center.