“Behold, I say unto you that you shall let your time be devoted to the studying of the scriptures.” –
“The scriptures, we know from Lehi’s dream, are the word of God, When we continually hold on to the word of God, it blesses families and children.” – Rosemary M. Wixom
This Day in LDS History
1885: President John Taylor, along with several other Church leaders, begins touring the Saints’ southern settlements. On this trip they explore sites in northern Mexico for possible settlements, leading to the establishment of several Mormon colonies.
1976: Because of the increasing numbers of missionaries, those called to foreign language missions begin reporting directly to the Language Training Mission in Provo, Utah instead of going to the Missionary Home in Salt Lake City.