“And ye are to be taught from on high. Sanctify yourselves and ye shall be endowed with power, that ye may give even as I have spoken.” – D&C 43:16
“As men of the priesthood, we have an essential role to play in society, at home, and in the Church. But we must be men that women can trust, that children can trust, and that God can trust.” – D. Todd Christofferson
This Day in LDS History
1796 Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack are married at Tunbridge, Vermont.
1902 The First Presidency issues an important doctrinal statement regarding the nature of the Holy Ghost, stating that He is a spirit personage while the Spirit of God is an impersonal influence from God.
1945 D. Todd Christofferson, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve, is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Hayley is a lover of all things chocolate, good books, and her cute British husband. She has a degree from BYU in Psychology and English and is now the Relationship Manager for LDSBookstore.com. She served a mission to the Philippines and misses the mangoes, bananas and people terribly. She loves taking photos of people, watching reruns of the West Wing, and geeking out about family history.