How many attempts by the state was made to bring Jackson County to justice for the crimes committed during the removal of the Saints from the said county?
(D) 1000 years
Cardston, Alberta Temple Dedication: President Ivins also stated that “this is the House of the Lord to stand for a thousand years.” David A. Smith said, “I have had a great desire of advising with my father (the late President Joseph F. Smith). Yesterday, in the spirit, I walked with him in these halls.” Others also claimed to have communicated with their departed kinfolk during the dedication meetings. John A. Widtsoe reported that there was a “rich abundance of spiritual food” at the dedication, and that, “there is no doubt in the souls of those who attended the dedicatory services that this great temple has a tremendous future for service, the details of which are yet hidden from mortal view.” He also said he thought the dedication was a “great occasion” that would “loom large on the pages of history.”
A History of the Mormon Church in Canada (Lethbridge, Alberta: The Lethbridge Herald Co., 1968), 75.