- everlasting gospel sent to be messenger to prepare way: D&C 45:9 .
- in beginning was the Word, messenger of salvation: D&C 93:8 .
- send swift messengers, chosen messengers, to call Saints from afar: D&C 124:25–26 .
- test to determine whether messenger comes from God: D&C 129:4–8 .
- the Lord appoints messengers from among righteous spirits: D&C 138:30–31 .