“That which ye have seen me do even that shall ye do.” —3 Nephi 27:21
“To become as He is, we must also do the things He did. To be and to do are inseparable. As interdependent doctrines they reinforce and promote each other.” —Lynn G. Robbins
This Day in LDS History
1918: The Church holds a special fast to petition the Lord to end a worldwide influenza epidemic that had killed over twenty-one million people in four months.
1945: Having received permission from U.S. president Harry S. Truman to send aid to the Saints in war-torn Europe, the First Presidency assigns Elder Ezra Taft Benson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles to go immediately to Europe to assess the spiritual and temporal needs of the thirty thousand members of the Church there.