"Indeed, I have a vision of flooding the whole earth with the Book of Mormon."

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 Lorenzo Snow  |  Joseph F. Smith  |  Heber J. Grant  |  George Albert Smith
 David O. McKay  |  Joseph Fielding Smith  |  Harold B. Lee  |  Spencer W. Kimball
 Ezra Taft Benson  |  Howard W. Hunter  |  Gordon B. HinckleyThomas S. Monson  |  
Prophets

 


Birth: August 4, 1899 in Whitney, Idaho
Death: May 30, 1994 in Salt Lake City, Utah
Marriages: Flora Smith Amussen on September 10, 1926
Baptized: August 4, 1907 in Logan River Canal, Whitney, Idaho
Temples Dedicated: Nine Temples Dedicated
Missions: 1921 - 1923 to Great Britain
Church Membership: 8,688,511
Sustained as President and Prophet of the Church: 1985
Favorite Hymn: "How Great Thou Art"
Favorite Saying: "The Book of Mormon brings men to Christ."
Favorite Food: Lemon Meringue Pie
What History Will Remember: Secretary of Agriculture under Dwight D. Eisenhower


BIOGRAPHY:

alt 
"Grampa" Bill's G.A. Pages

alt Ezra Taft Benson, 13th President of the Church - Basic Facts and Biographical Sketch

 CLIPART:

alt Clipart from lds.about.com

COLORING PAGES:

alt Coloring Page from Christysclipart.com

LESON HELPS:

alt Heroes and Heroines: President Ezra Taft Benson Liahona Sept 1989
alt A Prophet's Counsel May 2001 Friend
alt Ezra Taft Benson, Lesson Manuals

MUSIC:


alt A special verse written for Ezra Taft Benson sung to "Follow the Prophet":

Dear President Benson
Warned us about pride.
Read the Book of Mormon,
He said 'til he died.
It will strengthen lives
And testimonies too.
If you read and study,
You will know it's true.

OTHER:

alt Tribute to Mrs. Ezra Taft Benson
alt Memories of Yesterday, Counsel for Today by Thomas S Monson
alt Ezra Taft Benson: "A Habit of Integrity" by Elder Mark E Petersen Ensign, Oct 1974
alt Flora Amussen Benson: Handmaiden of the Lord, Helpmeet of a Prophet, Mother in Zion, Ensign, March 1987
alt Ezra Taft Benson, Religious Studies Center, BYU
alt Farewell to a Prophet - In Memoriam: Ezra Taft Benson 1899-1994
alt Fact Card for Ezra Taft Benson from lds.about.com

PUZZLES:

alt President Ezra Taft Benson Crossword May 2001 Friend
alt President Ezra Taft Benson, Aug 1988 Friend

RECIPES:

alt Ezra Taft Benson's Lemon Meringue Pie






 

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