Posts Tagged ‘Dan Vogel’

Mormon News September 26-30

In the News CHURCH CONTRIBUTES TO SECULAR RELIGIOUS STUDIES PROGRAM Good news for Mormon Historians. On September 27 the LDS Church made a significant monetary contribution to Utah State’s Religious Studies program, where Phil Barlow is the Leonard Arrington...

Mormon News, February 1–5

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The LDS Church reposted its policy for handling child sexual abuse online this week, calling it a “gold standard” and touting their record in preventing abuse. The policy, first written in 2010, immediately generated some angry online responses as...

Famous Book on Mormonism Republished 175 Years Later

Mormonism-Unvailed
Now with explanatory notes and commentary June 1, 2015. Salt Lake City—The most famous early critical look at the Mormon faith was the 1834 book Mormonism Unvailed. The odd spelling of “unvailed” was considered proper at the time of...

History of Joseph Smith and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

History of Joseph Smith V1
Published serially in Illinois from 1842 to 1846 in the church’s Times and Seasons, then in Utah in the Deseret News from 1851 to 1857, the history was subsequently revised and published as six volumes by assistant church historian B. H. Roberts from 1902 to...

Mormonism Unvailed

Mormonism-Unvailed
“Despite an obvious bias, Eber D. Howe provided a service to historians the way he gathered eyewitness accounts and primary documents, for which he was never properly recognized. He was the first to publish some of Joseph Smith’s revelations,...