“And also all they who receive this priesthood receive me, saith the Lord; For he that receiveth my servants receiveth me; And he that receiveth me receiveth my Father.” – Doctrine & Covenants 84: 35-37
“In the eyes of God, whether in the Church or in the family, women and men are equal, with different responsibilities.” – Dallin H. Oaks
This Day in LDS History
1844: The Nauvoo City Council declares the Nauvoo Expositor a public nuisance. Directed by the mayor and city council, the marshal destroys the type and press. This begin the trail of events that culminates in the murder of Joseph and Hyrum Smith.
1875: Brigham Young organizes the Young Men’s Mutual Improvement Association (today’s Young Men program) in Salt Lake City.
1981: The Lisbon Portugal Stake, the first stake in Portugal, is organized.