“And it was this same Melchizedek to whom Abraham paid tithes; yea, even our father Abraham paid tithes of one-tenth part of all he possessed.” –
“Pay your tithing and then save!…Don’t compete with others to have expensive toys. Don’t buy what you can’t afford.” – Robert D. Hales
This Day in LDS History
1982: Making medical history, Dr. William DeVries implants the first artificial heart into a human, Barney Clark. Both doctor and patient are LDS.
1983: President Gordon B. Hinckley of the First Presidency dedicates the Mexico City Temple (later the Mexico City D. F. Meixco Temple)
1989: Church memebership reaches seven million.