Joseph Smith's Seer Stones: After the Church released photos of the brown seer stone that was owned and used by Joseph Smith, the news ignited a firestorm of curiosity and controversy. This book discusses Joseph Smith’s seer stones and explores how he used them throughout his life Learn more.
The question remains as to which site is the true birthplace of Mormonism. This book illuminates how the geography of historical events is tied to their sacredness and, when understood properly, can serve to connect members and visitors with the past.
Provo, Utah is the home of two LDS temples, which have very different histories. One temple was built from the ground up and dedicated in 1972. The other is like a phoenix, born again of the ashes of a building destroyed by fire.
Celebrating forty years since he established BYU's Religious Studies Center (RSC), Elder Holland sits down to talk about the past, present, and future of the RSC. CLICK HERE.