This is my body

Last Sunday, I passed the sacrament for the first time in many years.

Like Joseph of Arimathea, who carried Jesus’ body from the cross, I carried his body and blood to people in the congregation. I watched as each person took the sacrament. I was filled with a sense of the love our Heavenly Parents have for each individual. I saw each person connect—in her or his own way—with that love.

It was a wonderful privilege to assist in the process, even in a small way. I am so happy this opportunity to bless others’ lives is available to men of all ethnic backgrounds. I look forward to the day when it will be available to our sisters as well.

One comment on “This is my body

  1. Allison
    October 20, 2013

    Good for you! What a beautiful service to get to participate in. I can still remember how spiritually filled I felt the first time I got to take the Sacrament after a couple of years of not being able to. So awesome!

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