This Day In History: 1978-06-09

1978: A supposed “revelation” from God causes the Mormon church to reverse its position and ordain Blacks as priests, a practice which had been forbidden since 1849. Spencer W. Kimball, N. Eldon Tanner, and Marion G. Romney (pictured; a cousin of anti-White politician “Mitt” Romney) receive the “revelation.”

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1978-06-09