New Joseph Smith Papers podcast invites listeners to consider ‘little-known details’ of First VisionIn commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the First Vision, the Joseph Smith Papers Project released its first podcast on Jan. 7.
How ‘small and simple things’ prepared America for the Restoration of the gospel, according to President BallardSpeaking during the BYU–Idaho fall commencement on Dec. 18, President M. Russell Ballard testified of the small and simple miracles that occurred to make possible the founding of the United States and the Restoration of the gospel.
How Elder Neal A. Maxwell became ‘poetry personified at the pulpit’“I have to work at my addresses, and I care about the congregation to whom I’m going to speak,” Elder Neal A. Maxwell said. “Maybe some of this rewriting is vanity, but part of it is my regard for people. If they’re going to take time to listen to me, I really owe it to them to be prepared."
FamilySearch celebrates 125th anniversary — here’s how it has become the largest genealogy organization in the worldThe Genealogical Society of Utah, known today as FamilySearch, was established on Nov. 13, 1894. Over the past 125 years, FamilySearch has worked to publish almost 4.8 billion searchable records and grow its family tree to more than 1.2 billion people.
From settling Salt Lake City to polygamy, volume 2 of ‘Saints’ is more ‘epic’ than the firstThe first chapters of "Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days, volume 2, No Unhallowed Hand" are now available at saints.ChurchofJesusChrist.org and in the Church History section of the Gospel Library app.