The problem of this study is to determine the teachings and practices of Joseph Smith in regards to the treatment of the needy and to show their influence on the present policy of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as manifested in the Church Welfare Plan.
College and Department
Family, Home, and Social Sciences; Sociology
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Andrus, Helen Mae, "A Study of Joseph Smith's Teachings and Practices as they Influence Welfare in the LDS Church" (1952). All Theses and Dissertations. 4482.
Joseph Smith, 1805-1844