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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All laid their clothes out so there would be no scrambling for shoes and socks the
next morning . George Benson was fastidious and punctual . He felt that the Spirit
of the Lord was present when the meeting began , and if family members ...
Ezra generally rose at five in the morning and worked for an hour or so in his
home office , which he kept cool to stimulate his thinking . During the quiet
morning hours , he scoured farm journals and magazines and material on current
As in the quiet of early morning the glory of God ' s sunlight shown thru the trees .
. . . During the prayer we were overjoyed in our humility to feel powerfully the
Spirit of the Lord as we were all moved to tears . Several sobbed like children .
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - markbstephenson - LibraryThing
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
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