And the Holy Ghost beareth record of the Father and me; and the Father giveth the Holy Ghost unto the children of men, because of me.—3 Nephi 28:11
“As we prayerfully read and study sacred prophetic word with faith in Christ, with real intent, the Holy Ghost will speak truth to our minds and hearts. May we open our ears to hear, our hearts to understand, and our minds that the mysteries of God may be unfolded to our view.”—Carol F. McConkie
This Day in LDS History
1813: Orrin Porter Rockwell, later a bodyguard of Joseph Smith and Church folk hero, is born in Belcher, Massachusetts.
1830: Emma Smith, Joseph and Polly Knight, and twelve others are baptized in Colesville, New York.
1953: The Butte Stake, the first stake in Montana, is organized, with Edgar T. Henderson as president.
1978: President Spencer W. Kimball dedicates the Monument to Women at the Nauvoo Visitors’ Center.