Recent Articles by Daniel Peterson
Published: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:03 pm MDT
Some nonbelievers suggest that they live more fully in this world than do those who expect another. There is little or no evidence for this, however, and deliberate failure to prepare for the future is general...
Published: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
Three significant works of serious Mormon music have now been brought together in one missionary-minded compact disc.
Published: Monday, April 14, 2014 12:19 pm MDT
Those closest to Joseph Smith seem to have had the highest opinion of him. And that is deeply significant.
Published: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 6:41 pm MDT
William McLellin left the LDS Church an embittered man in 1838. But he maintained his faith in the Book of Mormon for the remaining 45 years of his life — partly as a result of his confidence in the Three...
Published: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 4:17 pm MDT
A large new book provides one of the most in-depth commentary ever written on some of the most significant stories in the Book of Moses and the Joseph Smith Translation of the Bible.
Published: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:59 pm MDT
Most readers could, if pressed, come up with a list of books that have, in some way or another, had a pivotal influence on their lives or their way of thinking.
Published: Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:13 am MDT
While nonbelievers can obviously be good people, it's difficult to see on what basis they can justify their moral beliefs or criticize others who don't share them.
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 3:29 pm MST
The location of one of the important sites in the Old Testament remains unknown and controversial. But much can be learned from the debate about it.
Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 5:21 pm MST
A large ensemble of extraordinarily improbable facts makes our universe, and our lives, possible. How can these facts best be explained?
Published: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 4:08 pm MST
On our dynamic planet, change and decay are everywhere, even in things that appear to be stable. There is only one Person in whom full constancy is to be found.