Item #6908 The Gospel Reflector, In Which the Doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is Set Forth, and Scripture Evidence Adduced to Establish It. Benjamin Winchester.
The Gospel Reflector, In Which the Doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is Set Forth, and Scripture Evidence Adduced to Establish It.

The Gospel Reflector, In Which the Doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is Set Forth, and Scripture Evidence Adduced to Establish It.

Philadelphia: Brown, Bicking & Guilbert, Printers, January 1, 1841 - June 15, 1841. First Edition. 316pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Period polished calf with title gilt on black label on the backstrip. Very good. Ex-lib. Withdrawn stamp on the front pastedown. Blind stamp on title page and again on 17/18. Complete with the title page and index. Item #6908

Complete run of this uncommon LDS periodical from Philadelphia. Generally the Gospel Reflector treats a broad range of doctrinal subjects. The Ideas themselves were not new to the LDS printed record, but their defense marshaled a nearly comprehensive collection of biblical citations and examples, many appearing in a LDS publication for the first time. Crawley 95. Flake/Draper 3647. Auerbach 497. Woodward 78. Mormon Fifty 20. Graff 1596.

"The object the publisher has in view, in publishing this work, is to further the cause of righteousness, unprejudiced the minds of the prejudiced, and set the principles of our Holy Religion before the public in a plain and precise manner, that those who believe the doctrine we promulgate, may know what they believe, and those who deny, may know what they deny, and those who persecute us may know what they persecute us for."

Price: $4,000.00

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