“Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.” –
“Maternal love has to be divine. There is no other explanation…What mothers do is an essential element of Christ’s work.” – Jeffrey R. Holland
This Day in LDS History
1848: Elder Orson Hyde rebaptizes Oliver Cowdery in Mosquito Creek near Council Bluffs, Iowa. Cowdery had been alienated from the church for over ten years.
1888: Jacob Spori is appointed the first principal (president) of the Fremont or Bannock Stake Academy (the Forerunner to Ricks College) In Rexburg, Idaho.
1988: Ricks College women’s cross-country team wins its first national title.