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How Jerald Tanner Identified Fake Salamander Letter (Part 2) @ Gospel Tangents
  -  Jerald Tanner was the first person to publicly question Mark Hofmann’s fake Salamander...

When Mark Hofmann Met Sandra Tanner (Part 1) @ Gospel Tangents
  -  Sandra Tanner is well-known as being a critic of Mormonism.  (Some would even call her...

12 Reasons to Attend the FairMormon Conference (You Won’t Believe Number 10!) @ FAIR Blog
  -     Hear from and meet famous scholars. And not-so-famous scholars. Learn how to...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #10 – Neal Rappleye, “Put Away Childish Things”: Learning to Read the Book of Mormon Using Mature Historical Thought @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features past FairMormon Conference presentations. Please join us for...

The Strange Saga of a False Prophet: Charles W. Stayner, Orson F. Whitney, and George Q. Cannon @ FAIR Blog
  -  Cross-posted from Truth Will Prevail by Dennis B. Horne             We...

Great Initiatives in Church History: Seminary @ FAIR Blog
  -  “For too long Mormon women’s voices have been ignored. We, as a people, have suffered...

Questions, Truth, Pineapples, and Poetry @ Millennial Star
  -   It’s summer. I wander through life thinking thoughts and saying to myself,...

Elder Gerard Addresses NAACP National Convention @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS | Monday, 16 July 2018 | Elder Jack N. Gerard, a General Authority...

Understanding Trump’s behavior @ Millennial Star
  -  There are many facts about Trump that most people seem eager to ignore or not consider....

Jesus doesn’t care how many likes your post gets on Facebook @ Millennial Star
  -  Have you ever read a post like this on Facebook or other social media: My server at the...

Why was the Hofmann Sentence so light? (Part 7) @ Gospel Tangents
  -  Given all the mounting evidence against Mark Hofmann, why were prosecutors interested in...

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites July 13, 2018 @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Friday, 13 July 2018 | MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its 80...

Hofmann, Church Leaders, & the McLellin Collection @ Gospel Tangents
  -  As you can see from our previous conversations, Mark had a tangled web of interactions. ...

Why Does “Holiness To the Lord” Appear on LDS Temples? (History, Meaning, and Purpose) (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 26A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  . Stephen T. Whitlock: View of the Jerusalem Archaeological Park (Ophel Walls site) from...

How will the Church respond to increasingly legal marijuana? @ Millennial Star
  -  This is a guest post by Mormontarian, who describes himself as “a radical free...

Why We Need to Talk About Suicide @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Monday, 09 July 2018 | A recently released series of eight videos that...

Why Hofmann Killed his Best Friends (Part 5) @ Gospel Tangents
  -  Mark Hofmann was a successful document dealer in the 1980s.  Why did he kill?  Document...

Going to the Temple for the First Time – Interview with Anthony Sweat @ FAIR Blog
  -   Kelsey Edwards (Left), Anthony Sweat (Center), Nick Galieti (right) On this...

Papers of Martin Van Buren, Series 1. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Association for Documentary Editing has posted a note on the Cumberland University Martin...

Elder Uchtdorf Visits German Chancellor in Berlin @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  BERLIN, GERMANY | Friday, 06 July 2018 | Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the...

Progressives: Trump is the reason you should want a smaller federal government @ Millennial Star
  -  I don’t have cable TV access, so I don’t usually watch MSNBC, CNN and Fox. I...

Is There More to Psalm 23 Than Words of Solace and Comfort? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 25A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  James Tissot: David Singing and Playing the Harp An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the...

Voting Begins for Faith Counts ‘Film Your Faith’ Video Contest @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Thursday, 05 July 2018 | Voting is underway on the top 10 finalists in...

Gateway Arch Museum Opens with Exhibit Featuring Mormon History @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  St. Louis | Tuesday, 03 July 2018 | When it comes to Latter-day Saints and Missouri in...

Reach Out in Love to Those Considering Suicide, Elder Renlund Says @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Monday, 02 July 2018 | In an ongoing effort to help prevent suicide, The...

Part 2 of 2: Why Is the Story of David and Bathsheba Significant? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 24B) @ FAIR Blog
  -   Angelika Kauffmann: “Thou Art the Man!”   An Old Testament...

Book of Mormon Videos Wrap Second Season of Filming @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Friday, 29 June 2018 | Filming wrapped near Springville, Utah, for the...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #9 – Matthew Bowen, “Semitic Semiotics: The Symbolic, Prophetic, and Narratological Power of Names in Ancient Scripture” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a past FairMormon Conference presentation each month. Please...

Martyrdom or Fighting Back @ Millennial Star
  -  Civility is dead, many say, as each side points fingers at the other as to who is...

Part 1 of 2: Why Is the Story of David and Bathsheba Significant? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 24A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  James Tissot: David Sees Bathsheba from the Roof An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the...

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Tours West Coast @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  ROHNERT PARK, CALIFORNIA | Thursday, 28 June 2018 | Members of the Mormon Tabernacle...

What’s It Like to Represent the Love of Christ to the World? Humbling, New Apostles Say @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Thursday, 28 June 2018 | After three months in their new roles as...

174th Anniversary of the Martyrdom of Joseph Smith @ Millennial Star
  -  Today marks the 174th anniversary of the martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph Smith, and his...

A Mormon Supreme Court justice? @ Millennial Star
  -  After the announcement today that Justice Kennedy will retire, President Trump confirmed...

Church Donates to Child Abuse Prevention Organizations @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Wednesday, 27 June 2018 | Women leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of...

From convert, to anti-mormon, to reconversion – Interview with Dusty Smith @ FAIR Blog
  -  Dusty Smith (right) with “pen pal” Elder L. Tom Perry (left) Welcome to the...

How to recognize a cult, brought to you by secret Mormon apologists @ Millennial Star
  -  Secret Mormon apologists — posing as ex-Mormons to make their cause look bad...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #8 – Janiece Johnson, “Restoring the Tapestry of the Restoration: Early Mormon Women’s Witness” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a past FairMormon Conference presentation each month. Please...

Seeking Songs of the Heart @ Millennial Star
  -  The Church is embarking on a global hymnal, in which all the songs will be published in...

First Presidency Releases New Guidelines for Interviewing Youth @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus...

Discourses by Latter-day Saint Women Available in Spanish and Portuguese @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Tuesday, 19 June 2018 | Speeches by Latter-day Saint women from 1831 to...

Church Statement on Separation of Families at the US-Mexico Border @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Monday, 18 June 2018 |

Latter-day Saint Hymnbook and Children’s Songbook to Be Revised @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Monday, 18 June 2018 | Two books of sacred music published by The Church...

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites June 15, 2018 @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Friday, 15 June 2018 |

University of Utah School of Medicine Honors Russell M. Nelson @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Friday, 15 June 2018 | At a dinner on Temple Square, the University of...

Juneteenth Celebrated With Family History Event at California’s Capitol @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA | Friday, 15 June 2018 | Judges and legislators in California...

How Does the Story of David’s Loyalty to Saul Apply in Our Day? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 23A) @ FAIR Blog
  -    David Cuts Off a Corner of Saul’s Robe An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to...

FairMormon Conference August 1-3 @ FAIR Blog
  -   Register now for the FairMormon Conference in Provo, UT on August 1, 2 & 3.  You...

What Was the Religious Role of Music in the Life and Times of David? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 22A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Lyrist from the tomb-painting of Khnumhotep II, Beni-Hasan, Egypt. Twelfth Dynasty, ca....

Church History as a Missionary Tool with Casey Griffiths @ FAIR Blog
  -  BYU professor of church history Casey Paul Griffiths discusses the 100 most important...

President Nelson Honored for His Pioneering Work in the Medical Field @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Wednesday, 06 June 2018 |

Museum of the American Revolution to Open Interactive Exhibit @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA | Wednesday, 06 June 2018 | A new exhibit for families opens...

Elder Holland Speaks to Argentine Congress, Meets With Country’s Jewish Leaders @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA | Wednesday, 06 June 2018 | Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the...

A Review of: Exploring the Apocrypha from a Latter-day Saint Perspective by Dr. Jared W. Ludlow. @ FAIR Blog
  -    The first book of the Standard Works I studied in Early Morning Seminary was...

Latter-day Saints Assist in Guatemalan Relief Efforts @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA | Tuesday, 05 June 2018 | Latter-day Saint volunteers are...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #7 – Gerrit Dirkmaat, “Lost Teachings of the Prophets: Recently Uncovered Teachings of Joseph Smith and Others from the Council of Fifty Record” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a FairMormon Conference presentation each month. Please join...

Church Transferring All Missionaries Out of Nicaragua @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Monday, 04 June 2018 | The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...

President Nelson Challenges Youth to Participate in ‘Greatest Cause’ on Earth @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  SALT LAKE CITY | Sunday, 03 June 2018 | President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of...

Church Honors Cardinal Wuerl of Washington for Commitment to Religious Liberty @ Mormon Newsroom Blog
  -  Arlington, Virginia | Saturday, 02 June 2018 | President M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum...

Elder Bruce R. McConkie’s Witness of the 1978 Revelation on the Priesthood @ FAIR Blog
  -  A selection from the 2017 book, I Know He lives: How 13 Special Witnesses Came to Know...

What Is the Meaning of the Samuel’s Reply: “Here Am I”? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 21A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Eli and Samuel An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the reading assignment for Gospel...

Race and the LDS Church – What do we know, and how do we teach it? @ FAIR Blog
  -  Russell Stevenson – Author of “For The Cause of Righteousness: A Global...

How Does the Book of Ruth Provide a Model for Marriage? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 20A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Ruth and Boaz on the Threshing Floor An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the reading...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #6 – Brant Gardner, “The Book of Mormon as a Seer Stone: Having Faith In and Through the Book of Mormon” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a FairMormon Conference presentation each month. Please join...

Intro to Islam with Daniel Peterson @ FAIR Blog
  -  Daniel Peterson and Nick Galieti with LDS Mission Cast FairMormon would like to...

10 Questions with Dennis B. Horne @ FAIR Blog
  -  Cross-posted from From the Desk of Kurt Manwaring I recently had the privilege to...

Why and How Should We Study the Old Testament? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 19A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Details of Saturn’s atmosphere and rings An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the...

John & Rebecca Denton: Repeated Returnees @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -   John & Rebecca Denton Family: Back - L to R: Ezekiel, Robert, Sam, Alma From - L to R:...

Did Joshua “Utterly Destroy” the Canaanites? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 18A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  James Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902): The Songs of Joy, ca. 1896-1902. Photo © The...

The Coming Revolution of Virtual Missionaries: Review of Books by Greg Trimble @ FAIR Blog
  -  Available from the FairMormon Bookstore at 15% off If I remember correctly, I first came...

What Are the Most Cited, Recited, and Misunderstood Verses in Deuteronomy? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 17A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  “Shema‘ Yisrael” (“Hear, [O] Israel”) at the Knesset Menorah in Jerusalem An...

Katherine Alexander and Her Return from Gathering @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  There were a number of people who joined the LDS Church that decided to go west....

The Returnees: A Project to Identify Why Some Converts Wanted to Return Home @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  Sometimes when a convert moves west to join the saints, something changes their mind and...

Have There Been Any Latter-Day Parallels to Balaam’s Blessing? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 16A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Balaam Son of Beor Inscription from Deir ʿAllah. This fragment, dating to several...

Book Review: The Melchizedek Priesthood: Understanding the Doctrine, Living the Principles @ FAIR Blog
  -  Available from the FairMormon Bookstore at 10% off There have been some General...

How Do the Serpent and the Shewbread Symbolize Christ? (Gospel Doctrine Lesson 15A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Moses and the Brazen Serpent, ca. 1866. Stained glass window at St Mark’s Church,...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #5 – Ugo Perego, “What does the Church believe about evolution?” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a FairMormon Conference presentation each month. Please join...

What Were Israel’s Most Serious Provocations of the Lord in the Wilderness? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 14B) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Nicolas Poussin, 1594-1665: The Adoration of the Golden Calf, 1634-1635 An Old Testament...

What Similarities Are There Between Egyptian and Israelite Temples? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 14A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Israel Camped Around the Wilderness Tabernacle An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the...

Is There Any Evidence in Egyptian Sources for the Exodus? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 13C) @ FAIR Blog
  -  . Smaller Tablet of the Hittite version of a Peace Treaty with Egypt, executed ca. 1259...

Weller’s Book Works April 14, 2018 Conversation about “The Plural Marriage Revelation” (D&C 132) @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  I’ll be at Weller’s Book Works at Trolley Square in Salt Lake City tonight at 7pm...

Middle Tennessee Baptismal Record - Lessons Learned @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  Nestled in the family search catalog is something called the Record of Members. It is a...

FairMormon Questions: Does God call those who are wolves in sheep’s clothing? @ FAIR Blog
  -   FairMormon has a service where questions can be submitted and they are answered by...

What Can We Learn About Patriarchal Blessings from a Congolese Patriarch? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 12B) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Laurent Clément Shambuyi Biaya Katembwe, patriarch in DR Congo  Photo Essay and Video...

What Can We Learn About the Historical Exodus from Outside the Scriptures? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 13B) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Egyptian Figurine of a Semitic Slave An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the reading...

What Did the Lord Mean When He Said Moses Would Become “God to Pharaoh” During the Plagues of Egypt? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 13A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Moses and Pharaoh An Old Testament KnoWhy relating to the reading assignment for Gospel...

How Should We Understand the Rich Symbolism in Jacob’s Blessings of Judah and Joseph? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 12A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Harry Anderson: Jacob Blesses His Twelve Sons An Old Testament KnoWhy for Gospel...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #4 – Daniel Peterson, “What Difference Does It Make?” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a FairMormon Conference presentation each month. If you...

Why Are the Stories of Joseph and Judah Intertwined? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 11A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902): Joseph Converses with Judah, His Brother An Old...

What Are We To Make of Jacob’s Apparent Deceitfulness? (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 10A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Francesco Hayez (1791-1881): Meeting of Esau and Jacob, 1844 An Old Testament KnoWhy for...

Joseph Smith Papers new web content @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Plus notes on the pivotal volume 6....

Must Every Disciple Make an Abrahamic Sacrifice?(Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 9A) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606-1669): The Sacrifice of Isaac An Old Testament...

Helping Doubters in the L.D.S. Church @ FAIR Blog
  -      “…first doubt your doubts before you doubt your faith.” – Dieter F....

Abraham’s Hebron: Then and Now, Part 5: Mamre (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 8E) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Meisterman’s 1906 map of the holy places of Hebron An Old Testament KnoWhy for Gospel...

Abraham’s Hebron: Then and Now, Part 4: Ancient Hebron (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 8D) @ FAIR Blog
  -  Jeffrey M. Bradshaw: Woman at the Tomb of Jesse and Ruth at Tel Hebron An Old Testament...

Textual Studies of the Doctrine and Covenants: Plural Marriage Rev (D&C132) -podcast at Gospel Tangents @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  The other day I had a chance to sit down with Rick Bennett who operates the Gospel...

Abraham’s Hebron: Then and Now, Part 3: Jacob’s Well and the Tombs of Joseph and Rachel (Old Testament Gospel Doctrine Lesson 8C) @ FAIR Blog
  -    Sign at Entrance to Saint Photini’s Greek Orthodox Church and Jacob’s...

FairMormon Conference Podcast #3 – Elizabeth A. Kuehn, “Finances and Faith in the Kirtland Crisis of 1837” @ FAIR Blog
  -  This podcast series features a FairMormon Conference presentation each month. If you...

Strengths and Weaknesses of Modern Missionaries @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Here is an excerpt of a report by a General Authority who toured several LDS missions in...

Here’s a short Interview I did about the D&C 132 book. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Click and listen if you will:...

George Laub and the Spiritual Roots of Human [Existence] @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Yes, I went there. Nearly. George Laub (1814-1880) was an early Mormon convert who spent...

Jonathan Edwards Center Reception @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Those of you within striking distance of New Haven may be interested. The Jonathan...

Baptisms in 1918 by County @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -   It may not look like a lot, but baptisms in Tennessee were picking up. Yes, there was...

Alfred Douglas Young - Part 5 Leaving Tennessee @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  [This is a continuation of the Autobiography of Alfred Douglas Young, quoted and...

Alfred Douglas Young - Part 4 Seeds of Misunderstanding @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  [This is a continuation of the Autobiography of Alfred Douglas Young, quoted and...

Alfred Douglas Young - Part 3 Raised from the Dead @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  [This is a continuation of the Autobiography of Alfred Douglas Young, summarized from his...

Alfred Douglas Young - Part 2 Evil Spirits @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  [This is a continuation of the Autobiography of Alfred Douglas Young. Written from his...

Textual Studies of the Doctrine and Covenants: The Plural Marriage Revelation @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  My book on Doctrine and Covenants section 132 will arrive, February 27, 2018 from Greg...

Alfred Douglas Young - Part 1 Conversion @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -   [This is an excerpt from the Autobiography of Alfred Douglas Young. Written from his...

On the Problem and Promise of Alex Caldiero’s Sonosophy @ A Motley Vision
  -  In January of 2011, I shared my dissertation proposal on Alex Caldiero’s sonosophy...

George W Brandon writes a Letter. @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -   On July 6, 1842, George wrote the following letter in Nauvoo. George was an early...

Joseph Smith Papers, Documents, Vol. 6 Editors Talk about the volume. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Documents 6 is an especially important volume in the Documents series, covering the...

Women of Faith Vol 4 Meet the editors and authors. @ BOAP.org Blog
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You’re looking for a book @ A Motley Vision
  -  . Two Sundays ago, a member of my ward engaged me on the old question of the Great Mormon...

An conversation with Melissa Leilani Larson about Third Wheel and the writer’s life @ A Motley Vision
  -  William Morris and Melissa Leilani Larson discuss her two peculiar plays of women in...

“An Open Palm and a Consecrated Life” @ A Motley Vision
  -  When I don’t have other things occupying my mind (and often when I do), I think a...

Jonathan Edwards Center Upcoming Lecture @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  The Jonathan Edwards Center presents a lecture by Prof. Michal Choinski Jagiellonian...

Mother’s Milk @ A Motley Vision
  -  . The first impression Rachel Hunt Steenblik’s Mother’s Milk gave...

Presiding Bishopric, VI. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  Final Installment Summarizing and expanding a bit here. Responsibility profiles for the...

Claire Åkebrand’s What Was Left of the Stars @ A Motley Vision
  -  . You likely remember Claire Åkebrand from your studious rerereading of Fire in the...

Names You Can't Read: The Badam Family @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  I can't say I found the Badam family. As far as the Church is concerned, that happened...

Sundry Moldy Solecisms #5 The Drown’ed Book by Mahonri Stewart, (play review) @ A Motley Vision
  -  A few weeks ago our son told us one of his co-workers was performing in Annie at the...

Presiding Bishopric, V. The First Presiding Bishops. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  The First Presiding Bishop, Newell K. Whitney After the death of Joseph Smith in June...

Presiding Bishopric, IV. @ BOAP.org Blog
  -  With the revelations of November 1 and 11, 1831 helping to define the role of the...

The Lost Records of Mary E Dukes @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  While transcribing an old baptismal record I happened across a cryptic entry...

Slate Springs Tennessee Chapel @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  I won't go into a full history of the Slate Springs branch here, but I came across some...

Speedwell Chapel @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  Speedwell Tennessee entered Mormon history in 1908 with the baptism of Josiah & Harriet...

Artists and Doctrine & Covenants section 58 @ A Motley Vision
  -  What D&C 58 means in relation to Mormon artists when it chastises Martin Harris and...

Short Creek Chapel @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  Short Creek is a unassuming place along the east side of the Tennessee river in south...

Remembering Jonathan Langford the critic @ A Motley Vision
  -  It’s been almost three months since Jonathan died. I miss him very much. This is...

News from Tennessee Conferences 19 Jun 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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News from Tennessee Conferences 12 Jun 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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Nashville Chapel circa 1959 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  In 1959 the Nashville branch of the LDS Church met in this building. For those who know...

A Place for the Un-Gathered: The Home of Abraham and Mary Church of Hickman County Tennessee @ Amateur Mormon Historian
  -  [Below is an abridged version of my presentation at the 2017 Mormon History Association...

States of Deseret is now available @ A Motley Vision
  -  Peculiar Pages in collaboration with A Motley Vision is pleased to announce the release...

News from Tennessee Conferences 29 May 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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News from Tennessee Conferences 22 May 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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News from Tennessee Conferences 15 May 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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News from Tennessee Conferences 1 May 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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News from Tennessee Conferences 24 Apr 1917 @ Amateur Mormon Historian
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