Church History Matching Game
August 2005

“Church History Matching Game,” Friend, Aug. 2005, 26

Church History Matching Game

Match the descriptions on the right with the individuals on the left. (Some of the individuals may match more than one of the descriptions. (See answers below.)

_____ 1. Emma Hale Smith

a. Often referred to as the first missionary in the latter days

_____ 2. Joseph Smith Sr.

b. Scribe to Joseph Smith

_____ 3. Edward Partridge

c. Conferred the Melchizedek Priesthood on Joseph Smith Jr. and Oliver Cowdery

_____ 4. Samuel Smith

d. Ordained Joseph Smith Jr. and Oliver Cowdery to the Aaronic Priesthood

_____ 5. Lucy Mack Smith

e. First bishop of the restored Church

_____ 6. Oliver Cowdery

f. One of the Three Witnesses

_____ 7. Peter, James, and John

g. Instructed to select sacred hymns

_____ 8. John the Baptist

h. Mortgaged his farm to finance the printing of the Book of Mormon

_____ 9. David Whitmer

i. Mother of the Prophet Joseph Smith

_____10. Martin Harris

j. Served as first patriarch of the restored Church


  • 1) b, g, 2) j, 3) e, 4) a, 5) i, 6) b, f, 7) c, 8) d, 9) f, 10) f, h.