Mormon studies, Emma Smith, hymns, faith
The first LDS hymnal contained a sensitive selection of traditional music along with an outpouring of original hymns celebrating the distinctive beliefs and practices of the early Saints.
Poulter, Mary D.
"Doctrines of Faith and Hope Found in Emma Smith's 1835 Hymnbook,"
BYU Studies Quarterly: Vol. 37:
2, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byusq/vol37/iss2/3