Elder Holland says to live gospel in small ways

by | Sep. 10, 2012

What We Believe

Taking his wording from a well-known Mormon hymn, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland told college-age church members Sunday evening, "Israel, Israel, God is calling us to live the gospel of Jesus Christ personally in small ways as well as large, then reach out to those who may not look or dress or behave quite like we do, then (where we can) go beyond that to serve in the widest community we can address."

Elder Holland, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke at a Church Educational System satellite broadcast emanating from the M. Anthony Burns Arena of the Dixie State College campus.

On Friday, a new Centennial Commons Building was named in his honor and dedicated by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the church's First Presidency.

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