An Easter Testimony
April 2009

“An Easter Testimony,” Friend, Apr. 2009, 42


An Easter Testimony

Look at the pictures of events that happened around the time of Jesus’s Crucifixion and Resurrection. Each event is labeled with a letter. In the spaces below, write the letters for the events in the order the events happened. The letters will spell out an important part of the testimony Joseph Smith gave of Jesus Christ.

What is the testimony that Joseph Smith gave of Jesus Christ?

“___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___!”

  1. He ascends into heaven (see Acts 1:9–11).

  2. He suffers for us in Gethsemane (see Matthew 26:36–46).

  3. He is laid in the tomb of Joseph of Arimathea (see John 19:38–42).

  4. He institutes the sacrament (see Mark 14:22–24).

  5. He appears to the Apostles (see Luke 24:36–40).

  6. He appears to Mary at the tomb (see John 20:11–17).

  7. He is crucified at Calvary (see Luke 23:33–46).


The Second Coming by Harry Anderson, © IRI; Behold My Hands and Feet by Harry Anderson, © IRI; The Burial of Christ by Carl Heinrich Bloch used by permission of the National Historic Museum at Frederiksborg in Hillerod, Denmark; Always Remember Him © 1996 Robert Barrett; Christ in Gethsemane by Harry Anderson, © IRI; Mary and the Resurrected Lord by Harry Anderson, © IRI; The Crucifixion by Harry Anderson, © IRI