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What's your favorite Mormon History topic?

Hi everyone!

I wanted to ask what is everyone’s favorite history topic and why?  Personally, I enjoy the controversial stuff, Mountain Meadows Massacre, polygamy, Haun’s Mill Massacre, etc.   122 more words


The Roots and the Branches

Gender Roles in Building the Kingdom of God – An interpretation of Jacob 5

 In the allegory of the Olive Tree in Jacob 5, Zenos explains the scattering and gathering of Israel in the context of a vineyard. 2,455 more words


(01/17/2017) Servants To The Body?

Today, reply is made on differences among roles as clergy within the body of Christ, his church upon the earth.  While it is the duty of all Christian believers to display the… 896 more words


Joseph Smith rebukes the Devil at the Morley Farm

Joseph Smith rebukes the Devil in Harvey Green and evil spirit in Harvey Whitlock

Zebedee Coltrin relates the following:

[I] first saw the Prophet Joseph at a prayer meeting at the house of Father Morley. 353 more words

Church History

Why can't women be Witnesses?

Mary Magdalene was the first mortal to see the Resurrected Jesus.  According to scholars, that one tidbit adds authenticity to the story of Jesus’ resurrection.  Women were considered unreliable witnesses.   99 more words


BlackPast.org Highlights LDS Black History

If you are interested in LDS Black History, apparently the people at BlackPast.org are highlighting LDS Black History.  Here is a press release encouraging you all to visit the LDS pages. 405 more words


Heber Grant's Vision

Heber J. Grant shared a vision he had while riding in through the Utah desert:

There are two spirits striving with us always, one telling us to continue our labor for good, and one telling us that with the faults and failings of our nature we are unworthy. 939 more words

Jesus Christ