August 2006

“Contents,” Ensign, Aug. 2006, 1


August 2006

Volume 36, Number 8

On the cover: And It Was Night, by Benjamin McPherson

Inside front cover: Jerusalem, by Eric Dowdle. Courtesy of Museum of Church History and Art, Seventh International Art Competition, may not be copied. “Awake, awake; put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city” (Isaiah 52:1). From the words of David in the Old Testament to those of Christ in the New Testament, from the teachings of Lehi in the Book of Mormon to those of the Prophet Joseph Smith in the Doctrine and Covenants, Jerusalem’s sweep of influence includes the past, present, and future.

Inside back cover: Daniel in the Lions’ Den, by Scott Gustafson. May not be copied.