Ezra Taft Benson: A Biography
Deseret Book Company, 1987 - 565 Seiten
Ezra Taft Benson (1899- ) was born in Whitney, Idaho to George Taft Benson, Jr. and Sarah Sophia Dunkley. He was the great-grandson of LDS Apostle Ezra T. Benson (1811-1869). During his active and impressive career, Benson has been a farmer, businessman, Secretary of Agriculture during the Eisenhower administration as well as a General Authority in the LDS Church. In 1943 Ezra Taft Benson was was called into the Quorum of Twelve Apostles by Heber J. Grant. At the death of Spencer W. Kimball in 1986, Ezra Taft Benson became the thirteenth President of the LDS Church. He and his wife, Flora Smith Amussen (1901-1992) were the parents of six children.
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He had planned to be in Europe for another six months and believed there was
much left to do . But he was delighted to be going home . In a moment of rare
reflection , he admitted that the previous months had been " a bit rough and
On December 9 Ezra wrote Flora one last time from Europe . ... Mission
presidents were functioning in most European ... had arrived in Europe ;
missionaries were proselyting in many countries ; and the Saints had a renewed
spirit of hope .
By mid - 1964 the European Information Service was operational , and six
months later had been responsible for almost 60 percent of 298 articles ( 5 , 737
column inches ) published in Europe about the Church . The information service
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This and Ezra Taft Benson's own Crossfire: the Eight Years with Eisenhower explain why I will never be a Democrat, though I like and admire many Democrats. An outstanding biography of much-maligned but very good man. Vollständige Rezension lesen
A Rich Heritage
A Boy from Whitney
Man of the House
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