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Daily Feature 1 (Newest)

Book Review

The Joseph Smith Papers, Journals, Volume 1: 1832-1839

This daily feature is an introduction to a full book review by James B. Allen. To read the full text of this review, follow the link below.

Several years ago, when I heard that the Joseph Smith Papers Project was approved for publication, I was delighted for at least two reasons. First, I considered Joseph Smith's papers to be the most valuable resource extant for researching early Latter-day Saint history. Making them available to all would enhance the accuracy of future scholarship. Second, it would be clear that the Church had nothing to hide concerning Joseph Smith. For too long, stories had circulated that the archives were closed, and the Church History...

Daily Feature 2 (Recent)

History of the Church Series

This daily feature is an introduction to a full article by Norman E. Wright. Each Wednesday we focus on an aspect of church history, beginning in New York in the early 19th century and progressing throughout the year to Utah in the 20th century. To read the full text of this article, follow...

Recent Daily Feature

Seasonal Feature

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