“And as all have not faith, seek ye diligently and teach one another words of wisdom; yea, seek ye out of the best books words of wisdom; seek learning, even by study and also by faith.” – Doctrine & Covenants 88:118
“God gave you moral agency and the opportunity to learn while on earth, and He has a work for you to do. To accomplish this work, you have an individual responsibility to seek learning. ” – Mary N. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1830: Oliver Cowdery baptizes Parley P. Pratt a day after Parley meets Joseph Smith in Fayette, New York.
1896: In Denver, Colorado, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir competes in the Great Western Eisteddfod, a Welsh-style music and literature contest.
1974: The Church College of Hawaii is made a branch of Brigham Young University and is renamed Brigham Young University-Hawaii Campus.
1991: Membership in the Church reaches eight million approximately two years after reaching seven million.