Prophets The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, we are blessed to be led by living prophets inspired men called to speak for the Lord, as did Moses, Isaiah, Peter, Paul, Nephi, Mormon, and other prophets of the scriptures We sustain the President of the Church as prophet, seer, and revelator the only person on the earth who receives revelation to guide the entire Church. Prophets Mormon Newsroom One designated by God to be His spokesperson and to be a teacher, revelator and witness of gospel truths The president of the Church is a prophet, as are the apostles. What Is a Prophet and Do We Have One Now Mormon Moses is perhaps the most recognized among the ancient prophets While leading the enslaved Israelites out of Egypt, he spoke with God face to face, he parted the Red Sea, and he revealed tablets engraved with the Ten Commandments, given directly from God. Prophet Prophet The work of a Hebrew prophet was to act as God s messenger and make known God s will The message was usually prefaced with the words Thus saith Jehovah He taught men about God s character, showing the full meaning of His dealings with Israel in the past. Prophet A prophet denounces sin and foretells its consequences He is a preacher of righteousness On occasion, prophets may be inspired to foretell the future for the benefit of mankind. Joseph Smith the Prophet Saw God and Jesus in First Vision Joseph Smith was the founder and first president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints.He and five associates formally organized the Church at Fayette, New York, on April . Prophets lds Stories Article of Faith September Friend A visual explanation of revelation and prophecy The Best Brigham Young January Liahona and Friend A girl tells the true story of Brigham Young after a school assignment portrays him as dishonest. Prophets and Apostles Speak Today Words of the prophets Rootstech Family Discovery Day Hear Elder David A Bednar and his wife, Sister Susan Bednar, on March , , at a.m MST. The Prophet of God By Elder Neil L Andersen A prophet does not stand between you and the Savior Rather, he stands beside you and points the way to the Savior. Russell M Nelson Named th Church President LDS News President Russell M Nelson was announced as the th president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints on Tuesday, January , . Prophets Prophets True to the Faith As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, we are blessed to be led by living prophets inspired men called to speak for the Lord, just as Moses, Isaiah, Peter, Paul, Nephi, Mormon, and other prophets of the scriptures.We sustain the President of the Church as our prophet, seer, and revelator the only person on the earth who receives The Prophet of God Neil L Andersen lds Your browser does not support the audio element Play Pause Skip Backward Seconds Doctrine and Covenants Section Announcement of the martyrdom of Joseph Smith the Prophet and his brother, Hyrum Smith the Patriarch, at Carthage, Illinois, June , This document was included at the end of the edition of the Doctrine and Covenants, which was nearly ready for publication when Joseph and Hyrum Smith were murdered. Meet Today s Prophets and Apostles Russell M Nelson President of the Church Dallin H Oaks First Counselor in the First Presidency Henry B Eyring Second Counselor in the First Presidency Ministry Joseph Smith Prophet of God Having proven faithful over the years since his First Vision, Joseph Smith was sustained by vote of the Church as a prophet, seer, revelator, translator, and apostle of Jesus Christ on April , . Lesson Samuel, the Boy Prophet Purpose To encourage the children to listen for the promptings of the Holy Ghost. Preparation Prayerfully study Samuel , Hannah and Elkanah have no children.Hannah prays for a son and promises him to the Lord. Chapter Prophets of God Chapter Prophets of God Gospel Principles Prophets Are God s Representatives on the Earth What powers and gifts does a prophet have Chapter The Prophet Elijah The Church of Jesus Elijah was a prophet of God Elijah told Ahab and his people to repent If they did not repent, God would send a famine There would be no water. Joseph Smith The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints As Joseph Smith proved his worthiness, he was given a divine mission as a prophet of God Through him, the Lord accomplished a great and marvelous work that included bringing forth the Book of Mormon, restoring the priesthood, revealing precious gospel truths, organizing the true Church of Jesus Christ, and establishing temple work. Elias Elias There are several uses of this word in the scriptures It is the New Testament Greek form of Elijah Hebrew , as in Luke , James , and Matt Elias in these instances can only be the ancient prophet Elijah whose ministry is recorded in and Kings.