“”We believe in the same organization that existed in the Primitive Church, namely, apostles, prophets, pastors, teachers, evangelists, and so forth.”” —Articles of Faith 1:6
“Why is it important to have living prophets to guide the true Church of Jesus Christ and its members? The Lord promised us that if we believe in the holy prophets, we should have eternal life.” —Claudio R.M. Costa
This Day in LDS History
1830: William Fowler, the author of the hymn “We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet,” is born in Auburn, Australia.
1903: The Book of Mormon is published in Samoan.
1983: Ground is broken for the Seoul Korea Temple (later called the Seoul South Korea Temple) by Elder Marvin J. Ashton.