“And an angel of the Lord came up from Gilgal to Bochim, and said, I made you to go up out of Egypt, and have brought you unto the land which I sware unto your fathers; and I said, I will never break my covenant with you.” – Judges 2:1
“Ordinances and their associated covenants have power to elevate our lives above a merely temporal existence. Covenants are foundational and essential.” – Donald L. Hallstrom
This Day in LDS History
1949: General Conference is broadcast on television for the first time.
1961: Florence Smith Jacobsen is sustained as the sixth general president of the Young Women’s Mutual Improvement Association.
1966: The Church consolidates all Church-owned businesses under Deseret Management Corporation.
1997: The First Presidency announces plans to build temples in Houston, Texas, and Porto Alegre, Brazil.