Joseph Smith, Jr. http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Joseph Smith, Jr. en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:30:30 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Archaeologists may have found site of Illinois home belonging to Joseph Smith Sr. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605292/Archaeologists-may-have-found-site-of-Illinois-home-belonging-to-Joseph-Smith-Sr.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605292/Archaeologists-may-have-found-site-of-Illinois-home-belonging-to-Joseph-Smith-Sr.html An archaeological dig is underway in a tiny western Illinois community for the possible location of a home built for the... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:00:00 MDT LDS apostle Elder M. Russell Ballard addresses historic gathering of Smith descendants http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584098/LDS-apostle-Elder-M-Russell-Ballard-addresses-historic-gathering-of-Smith-descendants.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584098/LDS-apostle-Elder-M-Russell-Ballard-addresses-historic-gathering-of-Smith-descendants.html Descendants of Joseph Smith Sr. met in greater force than ever before to both renew family ties and remember history at a... Mon, 05 Aug 2013 14:00:00 MDT Descendants of Joseph Smith Sr. to hold 'miracle run' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583922/Descendants-of-Joseph-Smith-Sr-to-hold-miracle-run.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583922/Descendants-of-Joseph-Smith-Sr-to-hold-miracle-run.html Thousands of people, mostly members of the Joseph Smith Sr. family, are preparing to gather for a family reunion Saturday.... Wed, 31 Jul 2013 18:15:00 MDT Record-breaking reunion planned for Joseph Smith Sr. family http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583381/Record-breaking-reunion-planned-for-Joseph-Smith-Sr-family.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583381/Record-breaking-reunion-planned-for-Joseph-Smith-Sr-family.html A possible world record-breaking gathering of the descendants of Joseph and Lucy Mack Smith will celebrate what they are... Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:45:00 MDT A pageant of Mormon history and mirth http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765591710/A-pageant-of-Mormon-history-and-mirth.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765591710/A-pageant-of-Mormon-history-and-mirth.html Thanks to the presidential candidacy of Mitt Romney, the 75-year-old Hill Cumorah Pageant in Palmyra, N.Y., was suddenly big... Mon, 23 Jul 2012 13:03:44 MDT Picturing history: Joseph Smith Kirtland home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576272/Picturing-history-Joseph-Smith-Kirtland-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576272/Picturing-history-Joseph-Smith-Kirtland-home.html Included among several significant recent acquisitions of historical sites by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints... Wed, 16 May 2012 05:00:00 MDT 1st-edition Book of Mormon at BYU-Idaho http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559751/1st-edition-Book-of-Mormon-at-BYU-Idaho.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559751/1st-edition-Book-of-Mormon-at-BYU-Idaho.html REXBURG, Idaho — A first-edition copy of The Book of Mormon has recently been added to the Brigham Young... Thu, 15 Mar 2012 05:00:00 MDT Defending the Faith: Joseph Smith was known as truthful http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207011/Joseph-Smith-was-known-as-truthful.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207011/Joseph-Smith-was-known-as-truthful.html In January 1819, Joseph Smith Sr. and his eldest son, Alvin, initiated a lawsuit against Jeremiah Hurlbut, the eldest male... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 16:35:21 MST Sons of Utah Pioneers turn 'Eyes Westward' at annual convention http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390012/Sons-of-Utah-Pioneers-turn-Eyes-Westward-at-annual-convention.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390012/Sons-of-Utah-Pioneers-turn-Eyes-Westward-at-annual-convention.html Recap of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers' national convention in Salt Lake City Wed, 31 Aug 2011 07:59:37 MDT A. Lynn Scoresby: Fix every broken relationship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705389450/A-Lynn-Scoresby-Fix-every-broken-relationship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705389450/A-Lynn-Scoresby-Fix-every-broken-relationship.html BYU Campus Education Week speaker and noted family therapist A. Lynn Scoresby says God expects us to forgive and heal those... Sat, 20 Aug 2011 05:00:00 MDT Four churches in celebrate Pioneer Day with music in Iowa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388522/Four-churches-in-celebrate-Pioneer-Day-with-music-in-Iowa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705388522/Four-churches-in-celebrate-Pioneer-Day-with-music-in-Iowa.html About 200 Members of four churches with ties to the Prophet Joseph Smith Jr. met together in the Kanesville Tabernacle and... Mon, 01 Aug 2011 17:19:15 MDT Joseph Smith descendant's conversion inspires music http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370293/Joseph-Smith-descendants-conversion-inspires-music.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370293/Joseph-Smith-descendants-conversion-inspires-music.html As a child, Kimberly Jo Smith did not know she was related to the Prophet Joseph Smith. Now she and her son have written and... Sat, 09 Apr 2011 05:00:00 MDT Joseph Smith descendant's conversion inspires music http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387338/Joseph-Smith-descendants-conversion-inspires-music.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387338/Joseph-Smith-descendants-conversion-inspires-music.html As a child, Kimberly Jo Smith did not know she was related to the Prophet Joseph Smith. Now she and her son have written and... Sat, 09 Apr 2011 05:00:00 MDT Developing a testimony of the living prophets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369541/Developing-a-testimony-of-the-living-prophets.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369541/Developing-a-testimony-of-the-living-prophets.html The most memorable conference for me was when Elder Jeffrey R. Holland the newest apostle at the time bore his witness of... Tue, 29 Mar 2011 05:00:00 MDT Portraits of the past: Hill Cumorah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705368357/Portraits-of-the-past-Hill-Cumorah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705368357/Portraits-of-the-past-Hill-Cumorah.html Following the first four visits of Moroni, Joseph Smith's father assured him that those experiences were "of God" and told... Wed, 09 Mar 2011 08:00:00 MST Wiki Wars: In battle to define beliefs, Mormons and foes wage battle on Wikipedia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387063/Wiki-Wars-In-battle-to-define-beliefs-Mormons-and-foes-wage-battle-on-Wikipedia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387063/Wiki-Wars-In-battle-to-define-beliefs-Mormons-and-foes-wage-battle-on-Wikipedia.html Roger Nicholson was about to send an email, but hesitated. He was staring at his laptop computer screen in an airport in Tel... Mon, 31 Jan 2011 14:00:00 MST Wiki Wars: In battle to define beliefs, Mormons and foes wage battle on Wikipedia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105517/Wiki-Wars-In-battle-to-define-beliefs-Mormons-and-foes-wage-battle-on-Wikipedia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700105517/Wiki-Wars-In-battle-to-define-beliefs-Mormons-and-foes-wage-battle-on-Wikipedia.html SALT LAKE CITY — Roger Nicholson was about to send an email, but hesitated. He was staring at his laptop computer... Sun, 30 Jan 2011 01:37:08 MST Defending the Faith: Anti-Mormon mockery can actually lead to teaching moments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364781/Anti-Mormon-mockery-can-actually-lead-to-teaching-moments.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364781/Anti-Mormon-mockery-can-actually-lead-to-teaching-moments.html Two plays about Mormonism are scheduled to premiere shortly in the northeastern United States. It's easy to be upset at such... Thu, 20 Jan 2011 04:00:00 MST