Stephen O. Smoot

February 20, 2019 01:53 PM MST
The introduction to the Book of Mormon states, “It is a record of God’s dealings with ancient inhabitants of the Americas and contains the fulness of the everlasting gospel.” Millions of Latter-day Saints worldwide believe that it is an ancient record translated by Joseph Smith by the gift and power of God.
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January 17, 2018 12:37 PM MST
The account of Noah’s Flood in Genesis 6–8 has long fascinated readers of the Hebrew Bible (or the Christian Old Testament). Additionally, Latter-day Saints benefit from restored details of Noah and the flood contained in the Book of Moses in the Pearl of Great Price (Moses 8). But there are still many questions about the flood that readers of the Bible (Latter-day Saint or otherwise) have raised and grappled with. Here are five such questions that are worth pondering as one encounters this remarkable myth.*
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