“And if ye desire the glories of the kingdom, appoint ye my servant Joseph Smith, Jun., and uphold him before me by the prayer of faith. ” – D&C 43:12
“Jesus Christ chose a holy man, a righteous man, to lead the Restoration of the fulness of His gospel. He chose Joseph Smith.” – Neil L. Andersen
This Day in LDS History
1903 Near the Kremlin in Moscow, President Francis M. Lyman of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles dedicates Russia for the preaching of the gospel.
1951 Neil L. Andersen, later a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, is born in Logan, Utah.
1985 President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Chicago Illinois Temple.