Joseph Smith—History 1:15–20

Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Scripture Mastery Cards, 2013

Joseph Smith—History 1:15–20

The First Vision


As a young man in 1820, Joseph Smith studied and prayed to know which church to join.

Doctrine or Principle

God the Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, appeared to Joseph Smith in response to his prayer.


Why is it important for you to know that Joseph Smith saw the Father and the Son? What have you done to receive a testimony of this event?