Recent Articles by Daniel Peterson
Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 3:37 pm MDT
In sending his most loyal associates overseas during times of acute crisis at home, Joseph Smith acted with daring faith, and his trust in the Lord was rewarded with spectacular success.
Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 3:52 pm MDT
From biblical times into our own, God has gently, and by degrees, led his people to understand more fully his own universal love and concern, and to put it into meaningful practice.
Published: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 3:42 pm MDT
Wilford Woodruff is the first prophet in history to have made a voice recording. In 1897, he bore powerful eyewitness testimony, and it's interesting to notice what he thought important enough to include.
Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:19 pm MDT
Today's means of communication and travel help church leaders, but their ancient equivalents made the task of church leadership virtually impossible.
Published: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 4:01 pm MDT
Two recently published articles provide insight into Latter-day Saint worship and help for those struggling with their faith.
Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 5:58 pm MDT
From the vantage point of mortality, death appears dark and mysterious but, both for us and those we love, it represents the entry portal into a glorious world of light.
Published: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 3:11 pm MDT
Like their ancient predecessors, modern prophets have been directed to build temples — and, sometimes, have been told even in detail how to do so. These temples are powerful examples of the divine restor...
Published: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 4:18 pm MDT
The first witnesses to Christ's resurrection weren't credulous fools. Their skepticism was overcome by evidence they couldn't deny.
Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 3:46 pm MDT
Some claim that only Christians are truly God's children, and then only by adoption. By contrast, the apostle Paul believed that all people, including unbelievers, are by nature the sons and daughters of our H...
Published: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 3:33 pm MDT
Sometimes knowing the words behind the words in our English Bibles can help us avoid misunderstandings and even to understand more deeply. Sometimes it can support testimonies.