The Prodigal Half-Quorum of “Lost Apostles”

Title: Lost Apostles: Forgotten Members of Mormonism’s Original Quorum of Twelve Authors: William Shepard and H. Michael Marquardt Publisher: Signature Books Genre: Mormon History Year Published: 2014 Number of Pages: 400 Binding: Hardcover ISBN13 978-1-56085-228-5 Price $35.95 Have you ever … Continue reading

Gadianton Robbers and Spiritual Wives: John Whitmer on the Kirtland Church

The Joseph Smith Papers website recently posted an exciting addition to their collection: the John Whitmer history of the Church, which he kept from roughly 1831-1847.[1] Whitmer’s understanding of the events in Kirtland and Missouri may shed light on two … Continue reading