Quiz: How Much Do You Know About President Henry B. Eyring?

by | May 31, 2016

FunMormon Life

From random facts to important achievements, here are a few tidbits about President Eyring that will make you love him even more!

President Henry B. Eyring celebrates his 83rd birthday on May 31. President Eyring was born to Dr. Henry Eyring and Mildred Bennion Eyring in Princeton, New Jersey, in 1933.

President Eyring's full-time church service began in 1971 when he was called to serve as president of Ricks College. He now serves as a member of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

In 1970, President Eyring felt prompted to keep a journal, a habit he has practiced ever since. In 2013, Deseret Book published a biography about President Eyring titled "I Will Lead You Along: The Life of Henry B. Eyring," by Robert I. Eaton and Henry J. Eyring. The biography includes many of these journal entries, providing insights into the experiences of a servant of the Lord.

The information in this quiz has been compiled from the biography, as well as talks given by President Eyring and articles written about him.

What did President Eyring call his future children? 

a. The little Eyrings
b. The redheads
c. The future
d. The kids

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