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“Contents,” Ensign, June 2001, 1


June 2001

Volume 31 Number 6

On the covers: Front: Photo by Steve Bunderson. Back: Photo by Craig Dimond.

Inside front: Beautiful Nauvoo, by Larry C. Winborg, oil on canvas, 36″ x 48″, 1998. Courtesy of Brynn and Steve Burrows. “The name of our city (Nauvoo) is of Hebrew origin, and signifies a beautiful situation, or place, carrying with it, also, the idea of rest; and is truly descriptive of the most delightful location” (“A Proclamation of the First Presidency of the Church to the Saints Scattered Abroad,” 15 Jan. 1841, History of the Church, 4:268).

Inside back: Joseph Smith, American Prophet, by Del Parson, oil on canvas, 30″ x 24″, 1998. Used by permission of Deseret Book Company.