During the Nauvoo years of the Church, some of the Saints settled directly across the Mississippi river from Nauvoo in what is known as Montrose, Iowa. What was the original name of the town?
a. This is the Place, Iowa
b. Zarahemla, Iowa
c. West Nauvoo, Iowa
d. Mount of Roses, Iowa
C. About 50
How many hymns did Parley P. Pratt write? The following from his journal:
He stated that in the 1840 hymnal “nearly fifty of my original hymns and songs, composed expressly for the book, and most of them written during the press of duties which then crowd upon me.”
Parley P. Pratt, Autobiography of Parley P. Pratt, revised and enhanced edition, ed. Scot Facer Proctor and Maurine Jensen Proctor (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2000), 373.