Today in Mormon History - Feb 01

First Presidency Counselor George Q. Cannon preaches: "As you know, it is not our practice to prepare anything beforehand to say to the people. I never did it in my life. I have pondered in my heart the principles of the Gospel and of righteousness and have trusted to the Spirit of the Lord to suggest the things to be said. I know it is the proper way, . . ." (1)
-- 120 years ago today - Feb 1, 1891

[Joseph Smith] Joseph attends Hebrew school. He later explains the gospel to Mr. Seixas, who listens cordially. (2)
-- 175 years ago today - Feb 1, 1836

[Joseph Smith] Elected to Nauvoo City Council. (3)
-- 170 years ago today - Feb 1, 1841

1 - This Day in Mormon History,
2 - Conklin, Christopher J., Joseph Smith Chronology
3 - Highlights in the Prophet's Life, Ensign, June 1994

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