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What happened to Joseph and Emma Smith's children?

by Jannalee Sandau | June 27, 2020 | Makes You Think

This article originally ran on  LDS Living in  October 2015. Of the many hardships, Joseph Smith ...


Did You Know You Can Read Joseph and Emma's Patriarchal Blessings?

by Lindsey Williams | May 20, 2020 | From the Church

In a new series on the Church History website, the consultation team at the Church History Library is shari...


How 2 Men with the Same Name Played Opposite Roles in Joseph Smith's August 1842 Arrest

by Jordan T. Watkins, Contributor | May 14, 2020

On August 8, 1842, Thomas King arrested Joseph Smith. Soon after—perhaps even the same day—Thomas King help...


New Church Video Explains the Significance of the Gold Plates and Why We Still Need Them Today

by Greyson Gurley | April 14, 2020 | From the Church

For Latter-day Saints, the Gold Plates are immediately associated with the translation of the Book of Mormo...


Artist Captures Portrait of Joseph Smith—On an Oreo Cookie

by Morgan Jones | April 3, 2020 | Fun

Artist Christopher Creek laughs when asked if his Joseph Smith Oreo art is the first time he’s ever sculpte...


What We Learn from Joseph Smith about Hastening the Work by Slowing Down

by Jacob Z. Hess, Carrie L. Skarda, Kyle D. Anderson, and Ty R. Mansfield; excerpted from "The Power of Stillness" | March 30, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor's note:  The Power of Stillness is the LDS Living Book Club's book of the month. Join the conve...


9 Accounts Give Insights to What It Might Have Been Like for Joseph to First See Heavenly Light

by Kerry Muhlestein, adapted from "I Saw the Lord" | March 18, 2020 | Makes You Think

Editor’s note: Most of us are familiar with the story of the First Vision. Some might even have the account...


Should I Let My Teenagers Struggle with Their Testimony?

by Don N. Markland, Contributor | March 10, 2020 | Makes You Think

On the first of every month, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints all over the world ...


Watch: How Would You Defend the Book of Mormon in a Court of Law?

by Greyson Gurley | February 28, 2020 | From the Church Makes You Think

A Case for the Book of Mormon by Brother Tad R. Callister hit shelves almost a year ago. In the book, Broth...


What You Can Learn From the Church's New First Vision Podcast

by Lindsey Williams | From the Church Lesson Helps

Many Church members are familiar with the account of the First Vision contained in the Pearl of Great Price...