Answer. If it is, there is a great defect in the book, or
else it would have said so.
Question 20th. What are the fundamental principles of your
Answer. The fundamental principles of our religion is the
testimony of the apostles and prophets concerning Jesus Christ, “that he
died, was buried, and rose again the third day, and ascended up into
all other things are only appendages to these, which pertain
to our religion.
But in connection with these, we believe in the gift of the
Holy Ghost, the power of faith, the enjoyment of the spiritual gifts
according to the will of God, the restoration of the house of
Israel, and the final triumph of truth. [p. 44]