Know the Will of God, and Then Do It

Called Unto Liberty, John Taylor, 19th Century Sermons

In politics as in everything else we want to know the will of God, and then do it … Do we not believe in the voice of the people? Yes; but we believe in the voice of God first, in the middle, and in the end … We do not think we have wisdom to manage our political affairs without the interposition of the Most High …

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Source: John Taylor, 1867, Journal of Discourses, Volume 11, p. 355-56. John Taylor (1808-1887) was the third President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.