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Joseph Smith and the beginnings of Mormonism

Author: Richard L Bushman
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The core of Mormon belief was a conviction about actual events. The test of faith was not adherence to a certain confession of faith but belief that Christ was resurrected, that Joseph Smith saw God, that the Book of Mormon was true history and not philosophy, and that Peter, James, and John restored the apostleships.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bushman, Richard L.
Joseph Smith and the beginnings of Mormonism.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1984
(OCoLC)563707233
Named Person: Joseph Smith, Jr.; Joseph Smith; Joseph Smith, Jr.; Joseph (Mormone Smith
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard L Bushman
ISBN: 0252011430 9780252011436
OCLC Number: 10605085
Description: 262 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Joseph Smith family --
The first visions --
Translation --
The Book of Mormon --
The Church of Christ --
The restoration of all things.
Responsibility: Richard L. Bushman.

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The core of Mormon belief was a conviction about actual events. The test of faith was not adherence to a certain confession of faith but belief that Christ was resurrected, that Joseph Smith saw God, that the Book of Mormon was true history and not philosophy, and that Peter, James, and John restored the apostleships.

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