Monday, June 25, 2018

New Year’s Day 1845 Nicknames

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On New Year’s Day in 1845, W. W. Phelps gave the Quorum of the Twelve a “descriptive sobriquet.” What was John E. Page’s name?
a.                  Failed Mission
b.                  Soon to Leave
c.                   Sundial
d.                  Herald of Grace       
Yesterday’s answer:
C   Exposure and pneumonia
From the life of Jedediah M. Grant:   December 1, 1856:   After baptizing hundreds in the cold waters of City Creek, fifty-year-old Jedediah M. Grant collapsed of exhaustion and exposure. He died a few days later of pneumonia.

Richard S. Van Wagoner and Steven C. Walker, A Book of Mormons, (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1982), 106.

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