“Wherefore I beseech you, be ye followers of me.” – 1 Corinthians 4:16
“May we ever be courageous and prepared to stand for what we believe.” – Thomas S. Monson
This Day in LDS History
1778: Mary Musselman (Whitmer), later the wife of Peter Whitmer Sr., mother of five Book of Mormon witnesses, and the only woman to be shown the Book of Mormon plates, is born in Strausburg, Pennsylvania.
1793: Edward Partridge, later the first bishop of the Church, is born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
1895: A star representing Utah is added to the United States flag, bringing the total number of stars on the flag to forty-five.
1982: President Gordon B. Hinckley breaks ground for the Taipei Taiwan Temple.