While serving in the military, Meliton Trejo was told what in a dream while living in the Philippines during the 1800’s?
A) Go and visit Utah
B) Seek out the LDS missionaries in his city
C) Go back to his native Spain where he would find the truth
D) Join the Mormon Battalion
Yesterday’s answer:(D) Determine the possibility of establishing a Mormon colony.
When Brigham Young sent First Counselor George A. Smith, Elder Lorenzo Snow, and Albert Carrington to Palestine to rededicate the Holy Land it was also to explore the prospect of a Mormon colony.
Anthon H. Lund, Danish Apostle: The Diaries of Anthon H. Lund, 1890-1921, ed. John P. Hatch (Salt Lake City: Signature Books in association with the Smith-Pettit Foundation, 2006), 40-41.