He was called of God to restore the gospel to the earth. Eugen Lennhoff, Oskar Posner, Dieter A. Binder: Bushman, 2005, S. 82–83, 88–89 (describing the editorial reaction to the publication of the Book of Mormon); Brodie, 1971, S. 16–17; Richard J. Mouw: Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage, Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der letzten Tage, Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon, Artikel/Artikelanfang im Internet-Archive, Evangelische Informationsstelle Kirchen-Sekten-Religionen, Website eines ehemaligen Mitglieds der Kirche über Joseph Smith, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Präsidenten der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage, Präsident der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Joseph_Smith&oldid=207594711, Kandidat für die Präsidentschaftswahl (Vereinigte Staaten), „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, Zwillinge Thaddeus und Louisa Smith (1831–1831), Frederick Granger Williams Smith (1836–1862). You can tell by how much truth there is on the site by how much the mormons attempt to turn people from it. Thomas S. Monson | Gender Abolition. The Prophecies of Joseph Smith: A Critical Look. Da er nur wenig lesen und nicht schreiben konnte, diktierte er Helfern durch einen Vorhang seine Übersetzung des in „reformiertem Ägyptisch“ geschriebenen Textes ins Englische. “History of Joseph Smith,” in Times and Seasons (Nauvoo, IL), vol. As Richard L. Bushman points out in the foreword to From Darkness unto Light, “This volume is the first of what could be many potential histories coming out of the Joseph Smith Papers Project” (v), which has been a central goal of JSP leadership from the beginning of this vital scholarly initiative. [14] Daher stammen auch die Vermutungen, Smith habe sich bei der Ausgestaltung der Tempelverordnungen von der freimaurerischen Symbolsprache inspirieren lassen, da die Verordnungen für die Tempel der Kirche erst nach dieser Zeit ihre zunächst endgültige Form erhielten. Joseph Smith, Jr. is a conspicuous figure in American religious movements. The year 1978 marked a watershed year in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as it lifted a 126-year ban on ordaining black males for the priesthood. Mack) in Sharon, Vermont, geboren. All truth is important. No Man Knows My History: The Life of Joseph Smith is a 1945 book by Fawn M. Brodie. Die Familie hatte häufig mit wirtschaftlichen Schwierigkeiten zu kämpfen. Er berichtet weiter, dass ihm am 21. Seine Familie war bibelgläubig. Reasons to disagree. And LDS members during his lifetime, would probbaly not have kept records of anything they thought might discredit him. She was the niece of a late church president. It was extracted by Elder Franklin D. Richards, who was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, from a much longer history the … p. 37) Persuitte has set us upon the proper path to discovering pre-1834 statements relating to Joseph Smith, Jr.'s reputation. Am 27. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. I believe only members of the LDS church have access to some items of historical interest in the church archives. Januar 2021 um 11:21 Uhr bearbeitet. 1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Perhaps at Joseph’s request, Willard softened Joseph’s confession by deleting the words that are struck through in the quote and by adding the following ones: “In making this confession, no one need suppose me guilty of any great or malignant sins. Papers of Joseph Smith, 275–76. What is wrong with the place St Helens in Merseyside. Brodie is a well recognized historian. Die Ereignisse, die schließlich zur Gründung der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage führen, begannen nach Smiths Angaben im Jahr 1820. The founder of the Mormon church, Joseph Smith, wed as many as 40 wives, including one as young as 14 years old, the church acknowledged. There isn't any middle ground. April 1830 gründete Joseph Smith die Kirche Christi mit sechs weiteren Gründungsmitgliedern. [19], Der Journalist Christopher Hitchens verglich Smith mit Mohammed, da z. [17], Zeitungen beschrieben Smith schon im Jahre 1829 als Fälscher, eine Sicht, die noch heute von vielen protestantischen Christen und Religionskritikern geteilt wird. Wilford Woodruff | oops. Local newspapers didn't LIKE the guy much. Read honest and unbiased … Okay, now that I have that off my chest, I’ll praise this book. Smith blieb von dieser Erkrankung zeitlebens ein leichtes Hinken. September 1823, als Antwort auf ein Gebet, ein himmlisches Wesen erschienen sei, das ihn beim Namen nannte, sich als Bote Gottes mit dem Namen Moroni vorstellte und ihm Gottes Auftrag überbrachte, ein Buch von Goldplatten zu übersetzen, welche „die Fülle des immerwährenden Evangeliums“ enthalten und in einem Hügel mit dem Namen Cumorah in der Nähe von Manchester aufbewahrt seien. Harold B. Lee | In his cultural biography, Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling, Richard Lyman Bushman approaches Joseph Smith’s life for all it was, without apology. I believe the latter. Joseph Smith's father, Joseph Smith Sr., first occupied the hereditary office of Presiding Patriarch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Die Zeitung hatte in ihrer ersten und einzigen Ausgabe über die Kirche und insbesondere Joseph Smith geschrieben, seine polygame Lebensweise sei anstößig und er sei ein „gefallener Prophet“. Instead, the name of Joseph Smith is known across the world today, as was prophesied. Die Eltern arbeiteten als Händler und Bauern. Von 1840 bis 1844 wurde Smith an – "nach vorsichtiger Schätzung" – 30 bis 40 Frauen „gesiegelt“. Joseph Fielding Smith | Lorenzo Snow | 112). Wegen geschäftlicher Fehlschläge und Missernten zog sie in der Hoffnung, nach dem jeweiligen Neuanfang ein besseres Leben zu finden, mehrmals innerhalb der nordöstlichen USA um. 1–14, 19–24; vol. The myriad of witnesses who testified of seeing the Book of Mormon are either sincere people who witnessed miraculous events, or liars of the worst kind. It's written by Richard L. Bushman, Gouverneur Morris Professor of History at Columbia University. Dies sei nahe seinem elterlichen Haus in Manchester, New York, geschehen. This site lists 21 clusters of prophetic oracles attributed to Smith. Mack) in Sharon, Vermont, geboren. http://www.amazon.com/Devils-Gate-Brigham-Handcart... Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling by Bushman is probably the most unbiased biography that you can find, although it was written by a member of the church. Alex Beam's portrait of Joseph Smith—equal parts P. T. Barnum, Huey Long, and the prophet Jeremiah—captures the man in all of his contradictions and complexities. By Headmistress | Published: February 12, 2016. Die Stadt erhielt vom Staat Illinois ein eigenes Statut; Joseph wurde Bürgermeister und ernannte sich zum Generalleutnant der von ihm gegründeten Miliz, der Nauvoo Legion. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. I don't know where an unbiased author would find unbiased research. In response to his prayer, he received the First Vision, in which he saw both God and Jesus Christ as separate beings. Historical truth is important. You will be using biased books no matter what. I’m not going to name any names but they are on both sides of the spectrum, everywhere from A to Zinn. 6, nos. [11], Als Teil des Prozesses der „Wiederherstellung“ der Kirche Jesu Christi[12] behauptete Smith, dass ihm eine Vielzahl von Personen erschienen seien. März 1832, wurde er in Hiram vom „Pöbel“ geteert und gefedert. Israel A. Smith | jun 8, 2015 - prophet joseph smith from the book clash of the prophets. So which is it, atheists? With Philo Dibble, a close associate with Joseph Smith, as his source, Oliver B. Huntington wrote with significant detail: “The inhabitants of the moon are more of a uniform size than the inhabitants of the earth, being about 6 feet in height. B. beide umfangreich aus anderen Werken (u. a. dem Alten Testament) zitiert hätten, beide mehrfach verheiratet waren und beide wegen ihrer religiösen Vorstellungen verfolgt wurden und fliehen mussten. Stephen M. Veazey, Joseph Smith | Brodie didn't write it while she was still Mormon, she wrote it after she had forsaken her religion and marriage to her husband. 1–23; edited by JS and John Taylor. Die Hochzeit fand heimlich statt, da Emmas Vater dagegen war. 10–24; vol. Sie seien ihm als wiederauferstandene Wesen erschienen. Er wird in der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage, der Gemeinschaft Christi sowie in allen anderen Kirchen des Mormonentums als Prophet angesehen. David O. McKay | I always felt it was interesting about the two faces of Joseph Smith. A revised edition appeared in 1971, and on the … März veröffentlicht. god actually exists on a faraway planet and he is white and about 6'2". Kurz zuvor hatte er ein freimaurerisches Notsignal benutzt, um Mitglieder der Freimaurer, die sich in der Menschenmenge befanden, dazu zu bewegen, ihm Hilfe zu leisten. how much weirder can this religion get? blacks are more than welcome to join, but they will never get into morman heaven. I … Joseph was reluctant, but Stowell persuaded Joseph to come by offering high wages. 109-34). [9], 1826 wurde Smith wegen „Unruhestiftung und Hochstapelei“ verurteilt. 3, nos. Another recommendation is "Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling." In American history, “traditional marriage” has been defied most boldly and prolifically by Joseph Smith and Brigham Young. Joseph Smith and the Origins of the Book of Mormon (2nd ed. 1–9, 13–24; vol. Mormon America: The Power And the Promise. I'm a kid looking for the history of JSmith and BY. Jailed con artist, swindler and delusional nut case that thought god was dictating the bible to him, who was later killed by an angry mob. after he deciphered them both the tablets and the glasses conveniently disappeared! Thoroughly documented this book neither attacks nor glorifies Joseph Smith but transports the reader to Joseph Smtih's time and gives him the freedom to arrive at his own conclusions. at least on that point, he was right. Jesus is not the same as God the father right? Die jüngste, Helen Mar Kimball, war 14 Jahre alt, die älteste, Fanny Young, 56 Jahre. [5][6][7] Im Alter von acht Jahren litt er an einer Knocheninfektion im Bein, die beinahe zur Amputation führte. Joseph Smith, the Mormon prophet, was one of the most colorful and controversial American figures of the nineteenth century—so controversial, in fact, that to this day it is nearly impossible to find an unbiased account of his career. Beim Versuch aus dem Fenster zu springen, wurde er von mehreren Kugeln tödlich getroffen. Brigham Young | In short, he is not an unbiased scholar as I had hoped. Dieser Angriff Smiths auf die Pressefreiheit wurde zum Anlass für seine Verhaftung durch Gouverneur Thomas Ford. Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling by Bushman is probably the most unbiased biography that you can find, although it was written by a member of the church. Juni 1844 wurde Smith als Untersuchungshäftling in einem Gefängnis in Carthage von einer aufgebrachten Menschenmenge gelyncht. This book, in its early chapters, offers a very informative perspective on the rationales and motivations of 19th Century Mormons who practiced polygamy. Diese hätten Botschaften für ihn gehabt, hätten ihm Priesterschaftsautorität verliehen oder andere Instruktionen von Gott mitgeteilt. Russell M. Nelson, Der Titel dieses Artikels ist mehrdeutig. I knew as a young child that Smith was a crook and a pedophile. The book by Brodie is not an un-biased biography. In the spring of 1825 Josiah Stowell visited with Joseph Smith “on account of having heard that he possessed certain keys, by which he could discern things invisible to the natural eye.” 3 Josiah Stowell wanted Joseph to help him in his quest to find treasure in an ancient silver mine. magic underwear protects them against satan, bullets, knives and sin. He was God’s tool and mouthpiece on the earth to teach God’s children and declare God’s will to them. Das Paar hatte neun Kinder: Darüber hinaus wurden die Zwillinge Joseph Smith Murdock (1831–1832) und Julia Murdock Smith (1831–1880) adoptiert. Another argument for an authentic Book of Abraham, which attempts to address the inconvenient recent vintage the scrolls, asserts that the scrolls Smith used were copies of a preexisting text written by Abraham. Several of his analysis of the Book of Mormon are wrong. 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Joseph wurde als viertes von elf Kindern von Joseph Smith, Sr. und Lucy Smith (geb. Zwischenzeitlich, am 24. burned black by god for the sins of ham! For a book by an unbiased author of the history of the West, try "Devil's Gate" by Roberts. Joseph Smith Jr [.mw-parser-output .IPA a{text-decoration:none}ˈdʒoʊzɪf ˈsmɪθ] (* 23. Joseph Smith—History tells of the Prophet’s experiences from his early years through May 1829. Ezra Taft Benson | Emma empfand diesen Zustand als qualvoll. Simply, I really want to learn more about the church than what I've been told in seminary, and any help is appreciated! Die Familie Smith besserte ihr geringes Einkommen durch entgeltliche Schatzsucherei auf.[1][2]. Received Bachelor of Arts in History from Arizona State University. This thesis emphasizes the viewpoints as sketched in professional literature and college and university history textbooks. Sources: History of the Church, Joseph Smith… Grant | George Albert Smith | Tag: Writings. September 1827 habe Joseph Smith die Goldplatten an sich nehmen dürfen, um von ihnen eine Übersetzung anzufertigen, die als das Buch Mormon bekannt wurde. I think it goes without saying that it's going to be hard for you to find any books on Mormonism that are totally unbiased one way or the other. 1831 zog er mit der Kirche nach Kirtland (Ohio), zwei Jahre später nach Missouri um. What Is Joseph Smith—History? Her book on Joseph Smith definitely captures the reader's attention and keeps the reader interested throughout the whole book. Gordon and Gary Shepherd suggest the magnitude of Smith's relatively brief, yet illustrious career: It must be remembered that Joseph Smith not only dreamed dreams and professed visions, he also built cities, organized schools and newspapers, directed an amazing [3][4] Um dies zu tun, steckte er einen „Seherstein“ in einen weißen Zylinder und erhielt dadurch die Anhaltspunkte, wo die Schätze verborgen sein sollten. The history introduces Joseph by giving a brief record of his ancestry and his own birth on December 23, 1805, in the township of Sharon, Windsor County, Vermont, one of eleven children of Joseph Sr. and Lucy Mack Smith. She insisted on using the documented facts and they excommunicated her for it. Spencer W. Kimball | They excommunicated him too. Gordon B. Hinckley | It has been proven that the Book of Abraham collection is nothing more than a common collection of Egyptian funeral documents that are based on pagan myths related to Egyptian idolatry (see: Dialogue: a Journal of Mormon Thought , Autumn 1968 pp. Am 18. You can sign in to vote the answer. Juni 1844 in Carthage, Illinois) war der Gründer der Kirche Christi. In contrast, the four histories in volume 2 of the Histories series, Assigned Histories, 1831–1847, share a less direct link to Joseph Smith than do the histories in volume 1. I just want to know the facts surrounding this guy's life. This new edition of Lost Legacy updates the award-winning history of the office. i am not sure of where to find a biography.............but if you want to understand a man who found gold tablets in a cave in new york and also found magic glasses to decipher them.......that would be in the faith of the latter day saints! Joseph Smith habe Glück gehabt, in einer Gegend zu leben, die von starkem religiösen Eifer ergriffen war und in der indianische Grabhügel mit Grabbeigaben vorhanden waren, sodass er eine Erklärung für die Herkunft der Goldplatten hatte. Is it possible to provide an unbiased account of a man many consider to be a prophet? What is the most valuable thing God has ever given to you? If you click on the link, you'll be able to read what people have said about it. Best Sellers Customer Service Today's Deals New Releases Find a Gift Whole Foods Gift Cards Free Shipping Registry Sell Coupons AmazonBasics #FoundItOnAmazon Shopper Toolkit Disability Customer Support Customer Service Today's Deals New Releases Find a Gift Whole Foods Gift Cards Free Inasmuch as Joseph Smith's teachings, accomplishments and claims are of a controversial nature, inevitably the characterizations of Smith are markedly varied. Prophetic News as it happen. D Michael Quinn was the official church historian when he wrote many of his books about early history. Finding Unbiased History books for School. Joseph F. Smith | How do you think about the answers? John Whitmer stated in 1879 that when he acted as scribe, he was at one end of a table, and Joseph Smith at the other with the “breast-plate and Urim and Thummim” (Welch no. www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/mormon/history/josephsmith_1.shtml The book has not gone out of print, and 60 years after its first publication, its publisher, Alfred A. Knopf, continues to sell about a thousand copies annually. Smith war von 1842 bis zu seinem Ausschluss Mitglied der Nauvoo Lodge (Illinois), einer der vielen Freimaurerlogen jener Zeit. I … Now, some biases are so far in one direction as to cease to be history, but instead have become fiction. Joseph Smith’s thirty-eight and one-half years were marked by the highest of spiritual peaks and the depths of tribulation, sorrow, and betrayal such as few mortals have experienced. Joseph Smith’s name would be “had for good and evil”: When Joseph Smith was just 14 years old, he prayed to know which of the many Christian sects of his day he should join. Mormon America: The Power And the Promise. I suspect I’ve read more biographies about Joseph Smith than most who have commented here. I don't believe you'll be able to find one. well, he said and angel told him, "my name should be had for good and evil, among all nations, kindreds, and tongues; or that it should be both good and evil spoken of among all people". Joseph Smith schildert seine Sicht der Dinge in einem Bericht, den er 1838 verfasste und dessen erster Teil heute unter der Bezeichnung „Joseph Smith – Lebensgeschichte“[8] einen Teil des Buches Köstliche Perle bildet, einer der kanonischen Schriften der von ihm später gegründeten Kirche. Joseph Smith-History, as we now have it in the Pearl of Great Price, was part of this 1839 version of the History of the Church. Exploring how this has taken such firm root in Western societies (Cognitive & Regulatory Capture). Januar 1827 heiratete Joseph Smith Emma Hale aus Harmony in Pennsylvania. Joseph Smith1805-1844. Darin behauptet er, im Frühjahr 1820 seien ihm als Antwort auf ein Gebet im Wald Gott der Vater und Jesus Christus erschienen. There are scholars who think it's a bunch of bull, and those aren't LDS. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Joseph Smith's Quorum of the Anointed, 1842-1845: A Documentary History at Amazon.com. Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling by Bushman is probably the most unbiased biography that you can find, although it was written by a member of the church. Als Bürgermeister verfügte Smith am 10. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland, England. Joseph Smith was a man of integrity and faith. Joseph wurde als viertes von elf Kindern von Joseph Smith, Sr. und Lucy Smith (geb. Die Familie hatte häufig mit wirtschaftlichen Schwierigkeiten zu kämpfen. Joseph Smith, Sr. und Lucy Smith ( geb ’ m not going to find such a.... 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