I glory in plainness; I glory in truth; I glory in my Jesus, for he hath redeemed my soul from hell.—2 Nephi 33:6
The truths of the gospel of Jesus Christ are plain, precious, and powerful. The lives of the worthy are plain, precious, and powerful. —Marvin J. Ashton
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 believes it is divinely mandated because it outlaws items forbidden by the Word of Wisdom.