Five articles from this issue delve into the problems and progress of the Church in Asia. R. Lanier Britsch recounts the experiences of the first four missionaries called to China in 1852, and Robert J. Morris thoughtfully relates the complexities involved in the translation of the Book of Mormon into Chinese. Spencer J. Palmer extensively investigates the validity of the myth that Jesus lived in Japan; while an excerpt from Hugh B. Brown is filled with inspiring prophecy about the Church in Japan. Also included is a memorial section to David O. McKay and an honest evaluation of William Wordsworth’s poetry.