“I will praise thee, O Lord, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works. I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High.” —Psalm 9:1-2
“Let us turn again to the Book of Mormon, this time to learn some principles about coming unto Christ, being committed to Him, centered in Him, and consumed in Him. ” —Ezra Taft Benson
This Day in LDS History
1830: Oliver Cowdery baptizes Parley P. Pratt a day after Parley meets Joseph Smith in Fayette, New York.
1896: In Denver, Colorado, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir competes in the Great Western Eisteddfod, a Welsh-style music and literature contest.
1974: The Church College of Hawaii is made a branch of Brigham Young University and is renamed Brigham Young University-Hawaii Campus.
1991: Membership in the Church reaches eight million approximately two years after reaching seven million.