“If thou art merry, praise the Lord with singing, with music, with dancing, and with a prayer of praise and thanksgiving.” – Doctrine & Covenants 136:28
“Music in Church meetings and classes should facilitate a spirit of worship, revelation, and testimony.” – Jay E. Jensen
This Day in LDS History
1828: Emma Smith gives birth to her and Joseph’s first son, Alvin. The child dies the same day.
1850: The first edition of the Deseret News, the Church newspaper, is published in Salt Lake City.
1929: The Mormon Tabernacle Choir begins radio broadcasts.