D&C 12, 14, 15, 16
The Knight and Whitmer families were key early supporters of the Book of Mormon translation. These revelations were given to clarify their roles in the restoration.
The Life of Charles O. Card
In 1886, Charles O. Card set out to find a new home for himself and his family. Through his faith, industry, and fatherly influence, he pioneered several early Mormon settlements in Southern Alberta, including Cardston.
Warren Cowdery was part of a dynamic, two-way relationship between the center places and outlying branches of the early Church. As a local Church leader, he ministered to new converts while also helping host missionaries and leaders from Kirtland.
Prophet’s Record Keeping Began with Simple Volume
Elizabeth McCune Helped Pave the Way for Sister Missionaries
D&C 115, 116, 117
These revelations not only identified new gathering places for the saints in northern Missouri, but imbued those places with a sacred past and glorious future.
D&C 124, 125
On January 19, 1841, Joseph Smith received a revelation that charted a course for the Church in Nauvoo.
How Vichit Ith Brought His New Faith Back to His Native Land
The Life of Zina Young Williams Card
Zina Young Card was remembered as a woman who gave her life in "devoted and selfless service to family, church, and state" and for a "courage born of faith ... worthy of the noble heritage that was hers."
D&C 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 71, 73
Many of the missionaries who traveled to Missouri in 1831 were disappointed at first at what they found. But they would each deal with that disappointment in different ways.
In 1833, at the moment when everyday people started to concern themselves with their own cleanliness and bodily health, the Word of Wisdom arrived to light the way.