Who did B. H. Roberts state was the best non-LDS author?
a. Richard Burton
b. Leo Tolstoy
c. Mark Twain
d. Ziba Peterson
Every day prior to going out to face the mob in what was known as the Battle of Nauvoo, the Saints would meet in the Temple for a prayer asking for Heavenly Fathers protection. This was during the 10-13th of September, 1846.
David E. Miller and Della S. Miller, Nauvoo: City of Joseph (Santa Barbara: Peregrine Smith, 1974), 199-202; B. H. Roberts, A Comprehensive History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Century One. 6 vols. (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1930), 2-23.