Is music the cause of your teen’s rebellion?

READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT JOSEPHSMITHFORUM.ORG. My story with music begins when I was very young.  This was the age long before CDs or MP3...

How can you answer the question, “Are Mormons Christian?”

In response to what Mormons believe please permit me to add my thoughts. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of...

How should Latter-day Saints view Creationism? Should Latter-Day Saints understand the Creation account literally?

Creationism holds that true scientific principles will never contradict correct interpretations of scripture and revelation. READ THE FULL ARTICLE AT JOSEPHSMITHFORUM.ORG. Darwinian Evolution, Creationism and the...

Is there real evidence Christ visited North America?

You’ve doubtless heard of evidences for Christ in Central and South America. Did you know there are far more evidences for the appearance of...

Lessons learned from the MTC President Sex Abuse Scandal

L. Hannah Stoddard and James F. Stoddard III, Republished from Joseph Smith Foundation Papers. Please read this first: Dealing with real Church history and issues that...

Moroni and Pahoran: A Modern Hijacking of a Book of Mormon Message

Spreading lies attached to the character of men like Captain Moroni, George Washington and Joseph Smith not only weaken the influence of righteous heroes...

Is there evidence for the transfiguration of Brigham Young?

James F. Stoddard IV and Aaron R. Halsell The day is Thursday, August 8, 1844. Six weeks to the day have passed since the martyrdom...

Is the Book of Mormon the answer for apathy among the youth?

Our youth want something to sink their teeth into. They want truth that applies to the “real world.” There I was, 1996 and fresh out...
How did Joseph Smith translate the plates from which the Book of Mormon came forth?

How did Joseph Smith translate the plates from which the Book of Mormon came...

Margaret J. Stoddard A New Narrative Progressive LDS historians are trying to change the historical narrative regarding the translation process. They claim: For most of...

Was Joseph Smith Sr. a weak and failed father? A “Rough Stone Rolling” response

Bradley K. Young Was Joseph Smith Sr. an “unmoored” and “oft-defeated” father who lived a life, “blighted by shame?” This is the picture Richard L....