January 2 – Who has the authority? Jesus told the people in Matthew 28:18-20 that all authority had been given to Him in heaven and earth. He then instructed us to go out and make disciples of all men.
As Christians we know this scripture is the Great Commission. We are to go to all the nations and preach the Word of God. The great omission of the Great Commission is not obeying.
According to LDS theology “There is but one at a time who holds the keys and the right to receive revelation for the Church, and that man is the President of the Church”. Doctrines of Salvation 1:283.