Edward Hunter

Edward Hunter Presiding Bishop (April 7, 1851 – October 16, 1883) Reported Addresses Persecutions and Agency of the Saints, Temple Square, April 6, 1853 “The might of Jehovah will preserve us. The Lord God will sustain us, and, if so be we should be scattered as hitherto, He will gather us in greater power, greater…

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Jedediah M. Grant

Jedediah M. Grant Second Counselor in the First Presidency (April 7, 1854 – December 1, 1856) First Seven Presidents of the Seventy (December 2, 1845 – April 7, 1854) General Conference Addresses October 1855 General Conference Men Rewarded According to Their Works “The Latter-day Saints believe that men will be judged by the life they…

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Daniel H. Wells

Daniel H. Wells Counselor to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles (October 6, 1877 – March 24, 1891) Second Counselor in the First Presidency (January 4, 1857 – August 29, 1877) General Conference Addresses Other Reported Addresses The Parable of the Sower, Remarks in Salt Lake City, February 22, 1857 “I have told you, and…

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Christian D. Fjeldsted

Christian D. Fjeldsted First Council of the Seventy (April 6, 1884 – December 23, 1905) General Conference Addresses October 1905 General Conference Brief Remarks “The gospel is spreading, and is being preached with power.” “We have not originated this gospel, neither has Joseph Smith nor the other leaders of the church; it originated with the…

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George Reynolds

George Reynolds First Council of the Seventy (April 5, 1890 – August 9, 1909) General Conference Addresses April Other Reported Addresses Remarks, Delivered in the Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, March 29, 1885 “Having rejected the principles that God in his kindness has caused to be revealed, His Spirit, which is the spirit of life, light,…

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John R. Winder

John R. Winder First Counselor in the First Presidency (October 17, 1901 – March 27, 1910) Second Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric (April 8, 1887 – October 17, 1901) General Conference Addresses October 1904 General Conference Missionary and Temple Work “We rejoice that the work of the Lord is growing and increasing, and we testify…

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John Smith

John Smith Patriarch to the Church (February 18, 1855 – November 6, 1911) General Conference Addresses October 1910 General Conference Faith and Prayers are Effective “I know that there is a God in Israel. I know that He will hear and answer the prayers of the honest. I know that He has heard prayers in…

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Orrin P. Miller

Orrin P. Miller First Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric (December 4, 1907 – July 7, 1918) Second Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric (October 24, 1901 – December 4, 1907) General Conference Addresses April 1915 General Conference Gathering for Conference “And now, my young brethren and sisters, you who have been born in these valleys, born…

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Seymour B. Young

Seymour B. Young First Council of the Seventy (October 14, 1882 – December 15, 1924) General Conference Addresses October 1901 General Conference A Bright Future “I rejoice in the principles of the Gospel, because they are saving in their nature.” “We must be a tried people; we must overcome temptation, and prove to the Lord…

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May Anderson

May Anderson Primary General President (October 8, 1925 – 1939) First Counselor in the Primary General Presidency (1905 – October 8, 1925) General Conference Addresses October 1930 General Conference Primary Helps the Home “The Church asks us to teach the children the principles of the Gospel, to take care of their leisure time activities, and…

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