“I glory in plainness; I glory in truth; I glory in my Jesus, for he hath redeemed my soul from hell.” – 2 Nephi 33:6
“The truths of the gospel of Jesus Christ are plain, precious, and powerful. The lives of the worthy are plain, precious, and powerful.” – Marvin J. Ashton
This Day in LDS History
1953 U.S. Supreme Court justice Fred M. Vinson administers the oath of office for the new secretary of agriculture, Elder Ezra Taft Benson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
1983 The First Presidency issues a statement reinforcing the policy that members of the Church are expected to pay local, state, and federal taxes.
1995 Church membership reaches nine million.