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The Book of Mormon and a World of Changing Beliefs

TitleThe Book of Mormon and a World of Changing Beliefs
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1950
AuthorsBennett, Michael J.
MagazineThe Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star
Issue Number4
Date PublishedApril 1950
KeywordsGift of the Holy Ghost; Prophecy; Testimony

In an unbelieving world it is easier to prove a man to be a fraud than a prophet. The proof of a prophet lies in the witness of the Holy Ghost. The witness of the Spirit is more important than external evidences. The enlightened nature of the Book of Mormon startled the Christian world of the nineteenth century by answering numerous concerns. During the century that followed, religions modified their perspectives because of the Book of Mormon.