Mormon studies, Brigham Young, Utah, social change, economic change
For the most part, Brigham Young chose to ignore his critics, but on occasion he personally responded to them. The letter printed below contains Brigham Young's 1869 answer to a newspaper editor's question, "What is the mission of the Mormons?" Mormonism's fruits, Brigham attested, substantiated its faith claims.
"Brigham Young and the Mission of Mormonism,"
BYU Studies Quarterly: Vol. 40:
2, Article 11.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byusq/vol40/iss2/11