And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people. - Rev. 14:6
"Moroni came back from the dead, a resurrected man!" said Elder Mark E. Petersen, speaking at October 1982 general conference. "He had lived in America some fifteen hundred years ago. . . ."He came back from the dead to deliver [a messageT in these modern times. . . .
"Moroni announced that he will face us on judgment day in defense of his words. This he will do, together with his book, for out the books we shall be judged and the Book of Mormon is one of those books.
"We now have it in our hands. It is published to the world. It carries God's message to all."