“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. Seek learning by studying diligently. Rarely will you be able to spend as much time dedicated to learning as you can now.” —Mary N. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1875: President Brigham Young deeds land to and establishes the Brigham Young Academy, which later becomes Brigham Young University.
1960: The Philadelphia Stake, the first stake in Pennsylvania, is organized, with Bryant F. West as president.
1966: Elder Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Taipei Chapel, the first meetinghouse in Taiwan.
1999: Under the direction of Mack Wilberg, the Temple Square Chorale performs its first concert.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.