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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Elder Benson ( seated , far right ) , president of the Newcastle Conference , is
pictured with his mission president , David O . McKay , and Sister McKay , 1922 In
November 1922 Orson F . Whitney was released as mission president and was ...
... serves mission , 112 ; stays on mission after parents ' death , 114 ; stays with
ETB , 138 ; ETB meets Saints in mission ... is late for church only once , 26 ; fun -
loving spirit of , 28 ; receives mission call , 30 ; goes on mission , 32 ; letters from
on mission of mother , 84 ; suffers from scarlet fever , 113 ; ETB visits , 195 ; ETB
blesses , 242 ; receives mission call , 443 Benson , Mark Amussen ( son of ETB )
: birth of , 101 ; ETB ' s early impression of , 108 ; attends campouts , 115 ; on ...
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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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