“Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.” – Matthew 22:37-39
“Love is more than a paper heart. Love is of the very essence of life.” – Gordon B. Hinckley
This Day in LDS History
1832: Joseph Smith and his companions arrive in Independence, Missouri, on their visit to organize the United Order.
1936: The Church announces that stake missions will be established Churchwide.
1999: Ground is broken for the San Jose Costa Rica Temple. Elder Julio E. Alvarado of the Seventy presides over the ceremony.