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Day in the Life

Jan 25, 1877

Journal Entry

January 25, 1877 ~ Thursday

25. I spent the day at the Temple we gave Endowments to 65 persons
we ordained 33 Elders W Woodruff ordained 12 Elders sealed 6 couple


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Church membership reaches 115,065.
Wilford receives revelation authorizing proxy ordinances for his family by non-relatives.
In honor of Wilford's 70th birthday, 154 women serve as proxies in ordinances for his deceased female relatives.
Wilford and others finished writing down the ceremonies and temple procedures.

Jan 25, 1877