For, behold, the Lord your Redeemer suffered death in the flesh; wherefore he suffered the pain of all men, that all men might repent and come unto him.—Doctrine and Covenants 18:11
The Savior is not a silent observer. He Himself knows personally and infinitely the pain we face.—Kent F. Richards
This Day in Church History
1896: In a formal letter, the First Presidency announces that fast day will be moved from the first Thursday of each month to the first Sunday.
1903: The Church announces the purchase of Carthage Jail, the site of the martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph Smith and the Patriarch Hyrum Smith.
1985: President Spencer W. Kimball dies in Salt Lake City. He is ninety years old.
How can pain help us become better acquainted with Jesus Christ?
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.