Tag Archives: Joseph Smith’s First Vision

Mormon Missionary Discussions – Part 1

06 September

Discussion 1 – The Plan of our Heavenly Father The discussion lays the foundation for the discussions. Investigators are taught about God (Heavenly Father), and Jesus. They are then introduced to Joseph Smith and the Book of Mormon. The six principles investigators learn about in this lesson are: The plan of our Heavenly Father The […]

Thought of the Day about Mormonism and Joseph Smith’s First Vision

09 November

Thought of the Day about Mormonism and Joseph Smith’s First Vision Mormonism today is not what it was when Joseph Smith founded it. While the Church prides itself on receiving continuing revelation, there’s something to be said about being truthful in the process. Several questions must arise in the minds of anyone with a vested […]

False Prophecies of Joseph Smith

18 September

Moroni or Nephi, Who Visited Joseph that Night? Introductory page of D&C 1976, 3rd paragraph; “This took place in the early spring of 1820.  In September, 1823, and at later times, Joseph Smith received visitations from Moroni, an angel of light, who revealed the resting place of the ancient record from which The Book of […]

Mormon Dilemma 275

05 June

History of Joseph Smith Evidences and Reconciliations, pg 334; “Because the earliest available written or printed account of this vision is dated 1838 and 1839, some enemies of the Church have cast doubt upon the authenticity of the date claimed for the vision. They have suggested that the vision was invented by the Prophet in […]

Mormon Dilemma 108

02 December

The Only True and Living Church and a Grove of Trees Ensign, Nov. 2009, pg. 37; “If someone turns from these restored doctrines, where will he go to learn the true nature of God as taught in the grove of trees? Where will he go to find the doctrines of the premortal existence, baptism for […]