New Joseph Smith Papers volume offers unprecedented access to Book of Abraham materials

An image of the book cover of "The Joseph Smith Papers, Revelations and Translations, Vol. 4: Book of Abraham and Related Manuscripts."

Sponsored by BYU Studies—Robin Jensen is a co-editor for the latest volume of the Joseph Smith Papers, “Revelations and Translations, Vol. 4: Book of Abraham and Related Manuscripts.” In this interview, he answers questions about the new publication and explains why it is a landmark volume. Continue reading “New Joseph Smith Papers volume offers unprecedented access to Book of Abraham materials”

Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s ‘Tree of Life’ is an unforgettable musical experience

TREE OF LIFE: Sacred Music of Mack Wilberg,” by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, $16.98

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir is known around the world for its beautiful renditions of songs both edifying and entertaining. Its latest CD shows the choir performs original music with as much passion and perfection as it does well-established songs. Continue reading “Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s ‘Tree of Life’ is an unforgettable musical experience”

Elder Bruce R. McConkie recounts 1978 priesthood revelation

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold a celebration in honor the 40th anniversary marking the receipt of the revelation on the priesthood.

In conjunction with this anniversary, Dennis B. Horne has graciously provided selections from his recent book, I Know He Lives, which includes rare behind-the-scenes accounts of the priesthood revelation by Elder Bruce R. McConkie.

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