“And thus the flesh becoming subject to the Spirit, or the Son to the Father, being one God, suffereth temptation, and yieldeth not to the temptation, but suffereth himself to be mocked, and scourged, and cast out, and disowned by his people.” – Mosiah 15:5
“Jesus Christ, the Lamb without blemish, willingly laid Himself on the altar of sacrifice and paid the price for our sins.” – Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1857: Under instructions from President James Buchanan, the United States War Department issues orders for an army to assemble at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and march to Utah, beginning the so-called “Utah War.”
1944: Gladys Knight, later a member of the 1960s and ‘70s R&B group Gladys Knight and the Pips and convert to the Church, is born in Atlanta, Georgia.
1988: The First Presidency issues a statement regarding AIDS, emphasizing chastity before marriage, fidelity in marriage, and total abstinence from homosexuality.