Joseph Smith

the choice seer by Joseph F. McConkie

Publisher: Bookcraft in Salt Lake City, Utah

Written in English
Published: Pages: 402 Downloads: 144
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  • Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844.,
  • Prophets (Mormon theology).,
  • Mormon Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Mormon Church -- Government.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-387) and index.

StatementJoseph Fielding McConkie, Robert L. Millet.
ContributionsMillet, Robert L.
LC ClassificationsBX8695.S6 M294 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 402 p. ;
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1022762M
LC Control Number96085527

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Oct 05,  · The first revelations Joseph Smith Joseph Smith ©. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was founded by Joseph Smith in New York State in the USA in Sep 30,  · Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith, sel. Joseph Fielding Smith (), The Book of Mormon is true, just what it purports to be, and for this testimony I expect to give an account in the day of judgment. Quoted by David Osbourne in "Recollections of the Prophet Joseph Smith," Juvenile Instructor, Mar. 15, , May 13,  · Discover the testimony of the Prophet Joseph Smith, through video depictions of his ministry and teachings. May 01,  · The “Book of Abraham” As if this were not sufficient indication of the true character of Joseph Smith, in subsequent years further evidence has come to light in connection with the so-called Book of Abraham. This is another “translation” produced by Smith and included in the volume Pearl of Great Price as inspired Mormon scripture.

When Joseph Smith was working on a translation of the Bible, he received by revelation missing parts of the Books of Moses. These were compiled into the Book of Moses in the Pearl of Great Price. Dec 20,  · Did Joseph Smith Correctly Translate Facsimile 3 In The Book Of Abraham? December 20, Since the day of Joseph Smith, ancient book after ancient book has been discovered and translated into English that says the same thing as the Book of Abraham. No amount of scientific testing would convince the Antimormons, I think. 7 thoughts on. Jan 30,  · The Book of Mormon. Joseph Smith’s signature work of scripture is the Book of Mormon, which the Prophet claimed to have translated from golden plates “by the gift and power of God.” 6 While early efforts to decipher the “reformed Egyptian” (Mormon ) characters of the Book of Mormon evidently did involve some mental effort by the. The Book of Mormon is a volume of holy scriptures comparable to the Bible. It is a record of God’s dealings with ancient inhabitants of the Americas and contains the fullness of the everlasting gospel. The Book of Mormon was translated by Joseph Smith and contains texts sacred to the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter Day Saints.

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A precept is a command, a mandate, an order pertaining to proper behavior. It is “a general instruction or rule for action, a maxim, esp.

an injunction regarding moral conduct.” Joseph Smith’s statement avers that a person will draw nearer to God by abiding by the precepts of. The Book of Abraham is a work produced between and by Joseph Smith based, he said, on Egyptian papyri purchased from a traveling mummy exhibition.

According to Smith, the book was "a translation of some ancient records [ ] purporting to be the writings of Abraham, while he was in Egypt, called the Book of Abraham, written by his own hand, upon papyrus".

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