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Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth. And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief. —Mark 9:23-24
Abandoning our faith because it doesn’t answer all the questions would be like closing the shutters because we can’t see the entire mountain. —Fiona Givens
This Day in LDS History
1864: While trying to land at Lahaina, Maui in the Hawaiian Islands, Elder Lorenzo Snow drowns when a boat he and Elder Ezra T. Benson are in capsizes. After an hour of prayer and artificial resuscitation, Elder Snow revives.
1982: The First Presidency announces plans to build a temple in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
1990: David M. Kennedy is released as the First Presidency’s international representative.
2001: President Gordon B. Hinckley announces the Perpetual Education Fund, which will help young adults in the church receive the support and resources they need to gain an education and better employment.