Hyrum Smith

Picturing history: Cultural Hall, Nauvoo, Illinois

The Cultural Hall in Nauvoo, Illinois, had more than 20 other different uses, including entertainment, church meetings, business, dances and funerals. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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When LDS faith gets physical

In some churches, sacred objects are said to have supernatural powers. My church isn’t one of them. But when I touch an object that’s part of religious... Read more »

April 15, 2015


The brothers of the Prophet Joseph Smith

Joseph Smith Jr. had five brothers who lived to adulthood. Each made a contribution to the work, and each had a unique relationship with their prophet-brother. What... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2015


Picturing history: Thomas C. Sharp grave

A number of individuals played a significant role in planning and carrying out the final arrest and martyrdom of the Prophet Joseph Smith. One of those was Thomas Coke... Read more »

July 8, 2014


170th anniversary of the martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum Smith

This year marks the 170th anniversary of the martyrdom of Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum. Friends and enemies of the LDS Church responded in different ways to the... Read more »

June 28, 2014


An older brother learns a lesson

Once again last Sunday, as is our lot, we Brigham City 5th warders attended two classes. This time Brother Bateman taught us about Joseph and his brothers. And Brother... Read more »

April 16, 2014


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