“Church History Cards,” Friend, September 2021
“She was … anxious to read the Book of Mormon.”
She had a dream about a Church pamphlet that would change her life.
Her son, José, found the pamphlet in Mexico City. Missionaries taught her the gospel.
She was the first person to read the Book of Mormon in Spanish.
She was one of the first women in Mexico to be baptized.
“I … wish to be useful to the Church.”
He was born in Spain. He traveled to Cuba, Mexico, and the United States to help people.
He met missionaries and joined the Church.
He helped translate the Book of Mormon into Spanish.
He learned that there were no schools for children who spoke Spanish in El Paso, Texas, USA. So he started a school for them and taught there for many years.