“And by the prayer of your faith ye shall receive my law, that ye may know how to govern my church and have all things right before me.” —Doctrine & Covenants 41:3
” Patterns for priesthood organization and service have been revealed from time to time, beginning with the Prophet Joseph Smith when priesthood offices and quorums were established in our day. Now, President Russell M. Nelson announced a further crucial adjustment. We announce a significant restructuring of our Melchizedek Priesthood quorums to accomplish the work of the Lord more effectively.” —D. Todd Christofferson
This Day in LDS History
1945: President Heber J. Grant dies in Salt Lake City, Utah, at age eighty-eight, having served for more than sixty-two years as a General Authority.
1972: The Tahiti Stake, the first stake in Tahiti is organized.
1998: Russia grants the Church formal recognition and issues a certificate allowing the Church to continue its missionary and humanitarian efforts in the country.
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.