Today in Mormon History - Jul 28

The PBS series Searching for God in America features an interview with Elder Neal A. Maxwell of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. (1)
-- 15 years ago today - Jul 28, 1996

[President Wilford Woodruff Journal] 28 Prest Cannon returned from Brigham City Conference. I met with several Parties to day. (2)
-- 120 years ago today - Jul 28, 1891

Concerning U.S. Civil War Brigham Young says: "Will it be over in six months or in three years? No; it will take years and years and will never cease until the work is accomplished. . . and it will spread and continue until the land is emptied." His remarks echo Joseph Smith's "Civil War" prophecy rather than the common feeling of the day. (3)
-- 150 years ago today - Jul 28, 1861

1 - The Woodland Institute 'On This Day Historical Database,'
2 - Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993,
3 - On This Day in Mormon History,

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