By Hilary Hendricks

President Joseph Fielding Smith Crossword

You can learn about President Joseph Fielding Smith by doing this crossword puzzle. Read the clues, then fill in the puzzle by choosing the correct answer from the words in the colored band below.

Crossword puzzle

Book of Mormon



ice cream



fighter jets


Great Britain

Salt Lake Temple


  1. 1.

    When he was ten years old, Joseph Fielding Smith drove his mother in their __________ to the homes of women who were going to have babies—often very late at night.

  2. 4.

    As a boy, Joseph watched the construction of this building and wondered how long it would take to be completed. He attended its dedication when he was sixteen years old.

  3. 5.

    President Smith learned to fly these kinds of airplanes.

  4. 7.

    When Joseph Fielding Smith was a boy, this treat was one of his favorites.

  5. 8.

    President Smith set aside this day of the week for family home evening.

  6. 9.

    One of President Smith’s favorite things to do with his children was making this kind of dessert.


  1. 1.

    Joseph loved the scriptures. By the time he was ten years old, he had read this volume of scripture.

  2. 2.

    Just a year after getting married, Joseph was called on a mission to this European country.

  3. 3.

    Joseph’s ____________, Joseph F. Smith, was also a president of the Church.

  4. 6.

    Even as a very old man, President Joseph Fielding Smith was an excellent player of this sport.


[illustration] Painting of Joseph Fielding Smith by Lee Greene Richards

Across—(1) buggy, (4) Salt Lake Temple, (5) fighter jets, (7) ice cream, (8) Monday, (9) pie. Down—(1) Book of Mormon, (2) Great Britain, (3) father, (6) handball.

Sixth Article of Faith

Each of the words from the sixth article of faith listed below is missing vowels. Replace the missing vowels from the letters below. The listed letters will be used only once, so cross each one off as you use it.

a a a a a a e e e e e e e i i i i i i o o o o o

  1. 1.

    Pr ___ m ___ t ___ v ___

  2. 2.

    ___ p ___ stl ___ s

  3. 3.

    t ___ ___ ch ___ rs

  4. 4.

    ___ v ___ ng ___ l ___ sts

  5. 5.

    pr ___ ph ___ ts

  6. 6.

    ___ rg ___ n ___ z ___ t ___ ___ n

  7. 7.

    p ___ st ___ rs


Primitive, apostles, teachers, evangelists, prophets, organization, pastors.

Latter-day Prophets

All of the latter-day prophets are listed below, but it is difficult to read them. To unscramble the letters in each group, start at the IN arrow and connect the letters to spell a prophet’s name ending at the OUT arrow. Some letters will not be used. The first one has been done as an example for you.


(1) David O. McKay, (2) Gordon B. Hinckley, (3) Joseph Fielding Smith, (4) Joseph Smith, Jr., (5) Heber J. Grant, (6) Spencer W. Kimball, (7) Brigham Young, (8) Wilford Woodruff, (9) Howard W. Hunter, (10) Ezra Taft Benson, (11) Joseph F. Smith, (12) John Taylor, (13) Harold B. Lee, (14) Lorenzo Snow, (15) George Albert Smith.