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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Finally he wrote on a slip of paper authorization for the blessing . The stake
patriarch was visiting that day , and Ezra handed the white - haired man , John
Edward Dalley , the slip of paper . “ My boy , " Brother Dalley said , “ if you ' ll
come with ...
While Flora was a child , the stake patriarch visited Barbara Amussen ' s home to
pronounce blessings on the older children . As he prepared to ... In this blessing
he made the unusual promise that no man would ever deceive her . Even as a ...
21 When a young man seeking a blessing came to President Benson ' s office ,
the apostle inquired why he didn ' t ask his father to confer the blessing and found
that the father was an inactive elder . After talking at length with the young man ...
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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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