September 2001

“Contents,” Ensign, Sept. 2001, 1


September 2001

Volume 31 Number 9

On the covers: Front: Photo by Steve Bunderson. Back: Photo by Welden C. Andersen.

Inside front: Going As a Lamb, by Liz Lemon Swindle, oil on canvas, 1995. Courtesy of Repartee Gallery. Having said good-bye to his family before leaving for Carthage, the Prophet Joseph Smith remarked to those accompanying him, “I am going like a lamb to the slaughter; but I am calm as a summer’s morning; I have a conscience void of offense towards God, and towards all men” (D&C 135:4).

Inside back: St. Catherine’s Dock, England, by Al Rounds, watercolor, 17″ x 27″, 1999. At St. Catherine’s Dock in London in the 1840s, many converts from the British Isles embarked on their journey to gather to Zion.