For behold, I have accepted this house, and my name shall be here; and I will manifest myself to my people in mercy in this house.—Doctrine and Covenants 110:7
I feel impressed to announce that among all of the temples we are constructing, we plan to rebuild the Nauvoo Temple. —Gordon B. Hinckley
This Day in LDS History
1793: Sidney Rigdon, later a spokesman for the Prophet and member of the First Presidency, is born in St. Clair, Pennsylvania.
1937: Wilford C. Wood purchases the first of ten lots eventually acquired by the Church of the original Nauvoo Temple site.
1994: The First Presidency issues a statement opposing efforts to legalize same-sex marriages in the United States.
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