“Verily, verily, I say unto you, I will impart unto you of my Spirit, which shall enlighten your mind, which shall fill your soul with joy” – Doctrine & Covenants 11:13
“The Holy Ghost binds us to the Lord. By divine assignment, He inspires, testifies, teaches, and prompts us to walk in the light of the Lord. We have the sacred responsibility to learn to recognize His influence in our lives and respond.” – Ronald A. Rasband
This Day in LDS History
1859: Horace Greeley, the 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.