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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President Young instructed Ezra , in part , “ If you accept this office , I want you to
come immediately to Council Bluffs , to prepare to go to the Rocky Mountains . "
10 Ezra Benson , at age thirty - five , was ordained an apostle on July 16 , 1846 ...
1 Tradition has it that while Carl was returning to Salt Lake City , again crossing
the plains , he met a young Danish convert , Anna K . Nielson , who proposed to
him . Upon arrival , he requested an audience with Brigham Young and asked if ...
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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
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