Saturday, September 10, 2016

They Were Sent to Ephraim to Judge

Around 1925, on every July 25th, a general authority was sent to Ephraim, Utah to judge what?
a.                  The best Pioneer Day float
b.                  The best pie at the county fair
c.                   The cutting of hay at a local meadow
d.                  All Church disciplinary cases
Yesterday’s answer:
a.                  The Hill Cumorah Pageant
It is the start of the Hill Cumorah pageant called “America’s Witness for Christ,” an annual presentation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The New York Times has called it the “most elaborate religious pageant in the world.” Time magazine says it is “. . . put together with the highest professional polish.”
Robert Mullen, The Latter-day Saints: The Mormons Yesterday and Today (New York: 

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