“Church History Cards,” Friend, June 2021
“God was with me.”
As a girl, she had a dream about missionaries teaching her family in Italy.
When she was a teenager, missionaries taught her family and baptized them.
One day when the missionaries were there, an angry mob came. Marie bravely held up her Bible and told them to leave. And they did!
She and her family sailed across the ocean and crossed the plains to be with the Saints.
“The Lord has indeed blessed me.”
He was born in Denmark and raised by his grandmother.
Missionaries taught him the gospel. He was baptized at age 12.
He traveled to Utah to be with the Saints. Later, he was a mission president back in Europe.
He served as an Apostle and as a member of the First Presidency.