A visual revelation of some event, person, or thing through the power of the Holy Ghost.
Examples of important visions include the following: Ezekiel’s vision of the last days (Ezek. 37–39), Stephen’s vision of Jesus standing on the right hand of God (Acts 7:55–56), John’s revelation concerning the last days (Rev. 4–21), Lehi and Nephi’s vision of the tree of life (1 Ne. 8; 10–14), Alma the Younger’s vision of an angel of the Lord (Mosiah 27), the brother of Jared’s vision of all the inhabitants of the earth (Ether 3:25), the vision of the glories (D&C 76), visions given Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery in the Kirtland Temple (D&C 110), Joseph F. Smith’s vision of the redemption of the dead (D&C 138), Moses’ vision of God and His creations (Moses 1), Enoch’s vision of God (Moses 6–7), and Joseph Smith’s First Vision (JS—H 1).