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5 Things Joseph Smith Wanted Women to Know

by LDS Living Staff | March 17, 2018 | Mormon Life

In 1842, Joseph Smith offered six sermons to the Relief Society of Nauvoo. His words of counsel and instruc...

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Watch: Study Reveals Statistical Evidence of Book of Mormon

by LDS Living Staff | March 5, 2018 | Videos Makes You Think

This video, created by Book of Mormon Central,  sums up the results of a recent study that analyzed th...

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24 Angels Who Visited Joseph Smith

by LDS Living Staff | February 27, 2018 | Mormon Life

“He was visited constantly by angels,” Elder George Q. Cannon said of Joseph Smith. “These various angels, ...

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What the Church Has Said About Differing Accounts of the First Vision

by LDS.org | February 24, 2018 | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

This is a part of a new LDS Living series where we will be highlighting the Church gospel topics essays, wh...

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The Newspaper Editor Charged with Joseph Smith's Murder +3 More Surprising Facts About Joseph Smith and Newspapers of His Day

by Daryl Austin | February 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Every U.S. president has dealt with criticisms from the press of their day. Being able to influence public ...

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Baptist Minister: "I Embrace and Believe the Book of Mormon"

by Danielle B. Wagner | January 20, 2018 | Makes You Think

"I’m a licensed Southern Baptist minister  and I embrace the Book of Mormon." That is how Lynn Ridenho...

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The Real Name of Liberty Jail + 4 More Fascinating Things You Didn't Know About This Iconic Prison

by LDS Perspectives | Makes You Think

LDS Perspectives recently interviewed David W. Grua, a historian and documentary editor with the Joseph Smi...

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How Joseph Smith Received Visions Through Seer Stones and the Urim and Thummim

by Alexander L. Baugh, excerpted from "Opening the Heavens" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The youthful prophet received many visions through the medium of “Urim and Thummim”—sometimes a seer stone ...

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Was Your Ancestor Really a Bodyguard for the Mormon Prophet Joseph Smith?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Could you be related to a bodyguard of Joesph Smith? Here's what historian Jeffrey D. Mahas had to say. A r...

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Watch: New Joseph Smith Documentary Narrated by Gregory Peck Sheds Greater Light on the Life of the First Prophet of the Church

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

You may think you've heard the story of Joseph Smith and his martyrdom, but you've never heard it like this...