Joseph: exploring the life and ministry of the prophet

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Deseret Book, Oct 30, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 448 pages
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Explore the life and mission of Joseph Smith in this six-episode DVD and the companion book of essays. Thirty-three respected scholars- including Richard E Turley Jr., Andrew C. Skinner, Larry C. Porter, Milton V. Backman and Robert J. Matthews- examine a variety of topics about the Prophet: Spiritual prophecies foretelling his mission The guiding of the Smith family to the area where Moroni buried his record Continuing revelations that led Joseph in his work Outward persecutions and inward struggles that refined the fledging Church The martyrdom and beyond This volume and DVD teach us about Joseph Smith while nourishing our testimonies that he was indeed the Lord's anointed prophet, called to bring forth the truths of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Latter-day Saints will treasure them both!Pages: 448

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This book is really a compilation of well documented historical essays about various episodes in the early history of the LDS (Mormon) church, focusing particularly on its founder. The essays in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

This is an awesome book on the prophet Joseph Smith. Each chapter is written by a different scholar on different events, periods of time, or situations in the prophet's life. It is very well written and well researched. I learned a lot! Read full review

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Contents

The Smith Family Moves to Palmyra
18
The Youth of the Grove
36
The Developmental Years 18231827
57
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