Every Member Was a Missionary


TitleEvery Member Was a Missionary
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1978
AuthorsHartley, William G.
MagazineEnsign
Volume8
Issue Number9
Pagination21-24
Date PublishedSeptember 1978
KeywordsBook of Mormon; David Whitmer; Joseph Knight; Joseph Smith; Missionary Work; Oliver Cowdery
Abstract

Early members of the Church were armed with strong testimonies, biblical understanding, firsthand relationships with Joseph Smith, and copies of the Book of Mormon. Before publication of the book, informal missionary work began using hand-copied teachings from the manuscript. Many were converted by its words.

URLhttps://www.lds.org/ensign/1978/09/every-member-was-a-missionary?lang=eng