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Monthly Archives: October 2009

Commandments and Revelations

Written on October 29, 2009 at 11:19 am, by

Those who are interested in the Doctrine and Covenants need to roll up their sleeves and begin to mine the treasure in the latest volume of The Joseph Smith Papers, released a little over a month ago on September 22, 2009. This stunning oversized volume, Manuscript Revelation Books (Salt Lake City: Church Historian’s Press, 2009),

My Recollections of General Conference

Written on October 1, 2009 at 2:04 pm, by

Guest blog by Clyde Williams, professor of ancient scripture at BYU. My recollections of general conference as a young boy take me back to the George Albert Smith Fieldhouse and long lines outside the Tabernacle on Temple Square for the priesthood session. I remember in April 1965 as the aging President David O. McKay attended one