“Behold, bless ye the Lord, all ye servants of the Lord, which by night stand in the house of the Lord.” – Psalms 134:1
“Whether [your holy places] are geographic or moments in time, they are equally sacred and have incredible strengthening power.” – Ann M. Dibb
This Day in LDS History
1875 George W. Hill baptizes over three hundred Shoshone Indians in the Malad River in Idaho and participates in giving blessings to many sick members of that tribe.
1971 Dallin H. Oaks begins his term as the seventh president of BYU.
1989 The Kingdom of Jordan approves a Latter-day Saint center for culture and education to be established in Amman.
1999 President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Guayaquil Ecuador 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.