“And it came to pass that they did repent, and inasmuch as they did repent they did begin to prosper.” – Helaman 4:15
“The invitation to repent is rarely a voice of chastisement but rather a loving appeal to turn around and to “re-turn” toward God.” – Neil L. Andersen
This Day in LDS History
1859 Horace Greeley, editor of the New York Tribune, conducts a two-hour interview with Brigham Young. The interview captures national attention when it is published in New York in August, becoming what is considered by some to be the first such interview printed in an American newspaper.
1993 Madagascar officially recognizes the Church.
1997 A parade commemorating the Church’s pioneer sesquicentennial takes place in Rome, Italy.