Today, as you know, is Holy Saturday.
Traditionally, Jesus was crucified, and died, on Good Friday. He arose sometime on the morning of Easter Sunday. But what happened on the Saturday in between?
The Bible contains some hints. And certain ancient Christian documents seem to preserve a few garbled ideas about it.
However, on 3 October 1918, the sixth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was privileged to see what happened:
Today commemorates that event, which opened the doors of salvation for the dead and makes possible the vicarious work for previous generations that is the principal activity in the temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Posted from Park City, Utah.