“And righteousness will I send down out of heaven; and truth will I send forth out of the earth, to bear testimony of mine Only Begotten; his resurrection from the dead; yea, and also the resurrection of all men; and righteousness and truth will I cause to sweep the earth as with a flood.” – Moses 7:62
“With so many social media resources and a multitude of more or less useful gadgets at our disposal, sharing the good news of the gospel is easier and the effects more far-reaching than ever before.” – Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1830 Joseph Smith organizes The Church of Jesus Christ in Fayette, New York, and receives D&C 21 during the course of the meetings.
1893 President Wilford Woodruff dedicates the Salt Lake Temple.
1941 The first general conference broadcasts beyond Utah commence when the saints in Idaho and southern California receive the proceedings by radio.
1995 Henry B. Eyring is ordained as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
2000 President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Palmyra New York Temple.
Hayley is a lover of all things chocolate, good books, and her cute British husband. She has a degree from BYU in Psychology and English and is now the Relationship Manager for LDSBookstore.com. She served a mission to the Philippines and misses the mangoes, bananas and people terribly. She loves taking photos of people, watching reruns of the West Wing, and geeking out about family history.