The legacy of Joseph Smith has left an indelible mark upon many in the past two centuries and time has proven the life he lived and the god he introduced isn’t without controversy.
From polygamy and man’s godhood status to his views on the Bible, race and women; Smith’s interpretation of these things were diametrically opposed to everything historical Christianity knew and embraced.
Here are some highlights on the history of Joseph Smith and Mormonism.
77 Descriptions of Joseph Smith
All Because of Joseph
Angels with Flaming Swords and Joseph Smith
Anniversary of Joseph Smith’s Death
False Prophet Joseph Smith
Family of Joseph Smith
Final Week of Jesus and Final Week of Joseph
First Vision of Joseph Smith
Following Joseph Smith
Fulfillment of Scripture in Joseph?
Greatest American of All Time?
History of Joseph Smith’s Polygamy
Joseph Smith and Jesus Compared
Joseph and Lucifer Compared
Joseph Smith, Magic, Masonry and the Occult
Joseph Smith a Martyr?
Joseph Smith, Nephi and Moroni
Joseph Smith, Polygamy and Under Age Girls
Joseph Smith the Translator
A look at Smith’s translations of the Kinderhook Plates, the Greek Psalter, Book of Mormon and the Book of Abraham and anything else he tried to pass off as a message from God.
Joseph Smith’s Angelic Visitations
Joseph Smith’s Bankruptcy Fraud
Would a true prophet commit fraud?
Joseph Smith’s Violent Behavior
A chronological look at Smith’s behavior and the way he acted out over the years.
Joseph Smith’s Witchcraft, Scrying and Arrest 1820-1827
Just what was Smith doing between his 1st vision to the time he received the plates? Are his claims reliable?
Joseph Smith’s Problem with the Trinity
Joseph Smith and Warren Jeffs Compared
Joseph the Translator
The LDS Church’s 2013 explanation of how Joe Smith translated the golden plates
Life of a Prophet & Joseph Smith
Salem Witch Trials & Joseph Smith’s Family
“Smithmas” – Whom Do You Worship?
The Many Visions of Joseph Smith
Smith’s first vision, angels with flaming swords demanding polygamous lifestyles, Joseph Smith and Solomon Chamberlain’s similar visions and then there’s Moroni…or was it Nephi…
Why Joseph Hated the Bible
Will the Real Joseph Smith Please Stand Up
Wives of Joseph Smith’s PDF
Wives of Joseph Smith through the Eyes of a Modern Convert (Melissa)