The destiny of America was divinely decreed. The events that established our great nation were foreknown to God and revealed to prophets of old. As in an enacted drama, the players who came on the scene were rehearsed and selected for their parts. Their talent, abilities, capacities, and weaknesses were known before they were born. As one looks back upon what we call our history, there is a telling thee that occurs again and again in this drama. It that God governs in the affairs of this nation. As the late President J. Reuben Clark Jr., said, “This is the great motif which runs through our whole history.
Source: Ezra Taft Benson, “This Nation Shall Endure, Chapter 2, God’s Hand in Our History, p. 12. 61, 1977, Deseret Book Company. Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994) served as thirteenth President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and as Secretary of Agriculture for both terms of Dwight D. Eisenhower’s presidency.
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