“And again, ye shall say unto them, Why is it that thou beholdest the mote that is in thy brother’s eye, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye?” – JST Matthew 7:4
“I want to tell you something that I hope you will take in the right way: God is fully aware that you and I are not perfect. Let me add: God is also fully aware that the people you think are perfect are not.” – Dieter F. Uchtdorf
This Day in LDS History
1840 Joseph Smith leaves Washington D.C., to return to Nauvoo, having gone there to petition U.S. president Martin Van Buren and the U.S. Congress to redress the Saints for their losses in Missouri.
1907 Ending a five-year battle, the U.S. Senate votes to allow Elder Reed Smoot, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and a republican senator from Utah, to retain his seat in the Senate. Some senators had accused him of practicing plural marriage.
1977 The Brussels Belgium Stake, the first stake in Belgium, is organized.
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