“For behold, I, God, have suffered these things for all, that they might not suffer if they would repent; But if they would not repent they must suffer even as I.” – Doctrine & Covenants 19:16-17
“He provided an Atonement to overcome the transgressions, pains, and sicknesses of all mankind. Because of His Atonement, we can have joy, peace, happiness, and eternal life.” – K. Brett Nattress
This Day in LDS History
1841: Illinois Governor Thomas Carlin commissions Joseph Smith as lieutenant general of the Nauvoo Legion.
1946: Elder Ezra Taft Benson, a member of the Twelve and the European Mission president, arrives in Germany with Frederick Babbel, European Mission secretary, to begin their assessment of the status of the Saints in Europe after the conclusion of World War II.
1985: A Churchwide fireside is held to teach members how to use the new LDS edition of the scriptures.