“Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.” – Exodus 31:16
“As we keep the Sabbath day holy and partake of the sacrament, we are not only cleansed, but our light also grows brighter.” – Benjamín De Hoyos
This Day in LDS History
1883: Elbert D. Thomas, later a Utah member of the U.S. Senate (1932-50), is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1934: John H. Groberg, later a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy and inspiration for “The Other Side of Heaven” is born in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
1996: Time Magazine publishes its list of the twenty-five most influential Americans. Among those noted is Steven R. Covey (A former BYU professor)