“Awake and arouse your faculties, even to an experiment upon my words, and exercise a particle of faith.” –
“Faith in Jesus Christ is a gift from heaven that comes as we choose to believe and as we seek it and hold on to it.” – Neil L. Andersen
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.