See also Disciple; Saint

    A name given to believers in Jesus Christ. Although this term is commonly used throughout the world, the Lord has designated true followers of Christ as Saints (Acts 9:13, 32, 41; 1 Cor. 1:2; D&C 115:4).

    • The disciples were called Christians:Acts 11:26;
    • If any man suffer as a Christian, let him not be ashamed:1 Pet. 4:16;
    • Because of the covenant ye shall be called the children of Christ:Mosiah 5:7;
    • True believers were called Christians by those who were not members of the Church:Alma 46:13–16;