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MIPodcast #87—William Bickerton: Forgotten Latter Day Prophet, with Daniel P. Stone

13 Dec Read
From Blair Hodges

William Bickerton was a coal miner from England who emigrated to the United States and joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1845. Without ever having met the church’s founding prophet, he soon came to see himself as Joseph Smith’s true heir, leading what came to be called simply The Church of […]

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Newly located Brigham Young revelation discusses United Order

10 Dec Read
From Christopher Blythe

Brigham Young dictated few dialogic revelations (i.e. “Thus Saith the Lord”) while he was Prophet, Seer, and Revelator of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Only one of the 138 sections of the Doctrine and Covenants was received under his ministry. Young was often willing to share visions, dreams, and impressions, but he […]

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Latest ‘Journal of Book of Mormon Studies’ breaks new ground

06 Dec Read
From Joseph Spencer

I’m thrilled to introduce the 2018 issue of the Journal of Book of Mormon Studies. Its appearance marks a number of significant developments. Some of these have delayed appearance of this new issue in print and electronic availability more than we’d have liked, but I’m convinced that the result is more than worth the wait. […]

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