“When the word of the prophet shall come to pass, then shall the prophet be known, that the Lord hath truly sent him.” – Jeremiah 28:9
“I bear witness that the Lord raised up prophets, seers, and revelators to guide His kingdom in these latter days” – Jairo Mazzagardi
This Day in LDS History
1853: J. Golden Kimball, later a colorful folk hero and one of the First Presidents of the Seventy, is born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
1878: Orrin Porter Rockwell, bodyguard of Joseph Smith and a Utah folk hero, dies in Salt Lake City at the age of 65. At the time of his death, he had been a member of the Church longer than anyone to that time, having been baptized shortly after the Church was organized.
1974: The Belfast Ireland Stake, the first stake in Ireland, is organized.