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Warren Cowdery

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Warren Cowdery

D&C 106

Warren Cowdery was part of a dynamic, two-way relationship between the center places and outlying branches of the early Church. As a local Church leader, he ministered to new converts while also helping host missionaries and leaders from Kirtland.

Joseph Smith's First Journal

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Joseph Smith's First Journal

Prophet's Record-Keeping Began With Simple Volume

‘I Could Have Gone into Every House’

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‘I Could Have Gone into Every House’

Elizabeth McCune Helped Pave the Way for Sister Missionaries

Far West and Adam-ondi-Ahman

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Far West and Adam-ondi-Ahman

D&C 115, 116, 117

These revelations not only identified new gathering places for the saints in northern Missouri, but imbued those places with a sacred past and glorious future.

Organizing the Church in Nauvoo

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Organizing the Church in Nauvoo

D&C 124, 125

On January 19, 1841, Joseph Smith received a revelation that charted a course for the Church in Nauvoo.

Bringing the Gospel Home to Cambodia

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Bringing the Gospel Home to Cambodia

How Vichit Ith Brought His New Faith Back to His Native Land

Aunt Zina

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Aunt Zina

The Life of Zina Young Williams Card

Zina Young Card was remembered as a woman who gave her life in "devoted and selfless service to family, church, and state" and for a "courage born of faith ... worthy of the noble heritage that was hers."

Ezra Booth and Isaac Morley

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Ezra Booth and Isaac Morley

D&C 57, 58, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 71, 73

Many of the missionaries who traveled to Missouri in 1831 were disappointed at first at what they found. But they would each deal with that disappointment in different ways.

The Word of Wisdom

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The Word of Wisdom

D&C 89

In 1833, at the moment when everyday people started to concern themselves with their own cleanliness and bodily health, the Word of Wisdom arrived to light the way.

The Contributions of Martin Harris

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The Contributions of Martin Harris

D&C 3, 5, 10, 17, 19

The story of Martin Harris' conversion and contributions to the publication of the Book of Mormon provides the backdrop for several of Joseph Smith's early revelations.

Teachings of Christ

Teachings of Christ

Artwork from the Church History Museum Collection & Exhibits

Seeing as We Are Seen

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Seeing as We Are Seen

A Personal Essay on Race and the Priesthood, Part 2

Ahmad Corbitt on how we can gain perspective through the Atonement of Jesus Christ.