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Book of Mormon Parallel Events Timeline

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This timeline overlays the Book of Mormon history with Latter-day prophetic history and organizes the matching events.

Sketch artwork done by Joseph F. Brickey Printed on high quality photo paper. Available in 8″ x 12″12″ x 18″ and 20″ x 30″ prints.

For Our Day Parallel Model

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Is the entire latter day history laid out and foreshadowed in the Book of Mormon? What if we were to take the most fundamental and key prophetic events of the Latter-days and organize them chronologically, and then take this model and lay out the Book of Mormon history on top of it? How does this help us better understand the Latter-day Signs of the Times? What can this tell us of the challenges that lie ahead, and more importantly, the solutions to those challenges? This model overlays the Book of Mormon history with Latter-day prophetic history and organizes the matching events. Printed on high quality photo paper. Available in 8″ x 12″, 12″ x 18″ and 20″ x 30″ prints.

Statesmen & Symbols: Prelude to the Restoration

dvd_template-statesmen-and-symbols-blackFrom the producers of For Our Day, comes a fascinating documentary exploring temple symbolism. The Joseph Smith Foundation brings you Statesmen & Symbols: Prelude to the Restoration. Discover the reason behind Joseph Smith’s involvement with Masonry, the purpose of inverted pentagrams on LDS temples, the use of sacred symbols by the Founding Fathers and more!

Joseph Smith Foundation

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  • Maps – This site employs the Google Maps API to bring you images of the surface of the entire earth. Joseph Smith Academy takes you to the most important historical sites in the world and gives you the history behind those locations.
  • Timeline – This site uses sophisticated timeline software to permit browsing centuries of events in viewing the history of the earth in ways impossible just a few years ago.
  • Video (ZionTube) – ZionTube is a collection of the best known videos from YouTube and Vimeo, organized by category and made searchable from one site.
  • Wiki –  Many people are familiar with the open source Wikipedia site. Joseph Smith Academy differs in that it focuses on providential history and inspiring and non-trivial information. Additionally, this site’s Inspira Wiki brings you audio books, e-books, video clips, flash animations and other rich media content from locations across the Internet. The focus is on crucial stories and information, as opposed to trivial facts. Additionally, this site’s InspiraWiki brings you audio books,e-booksvideo clips and other rich media content from locations across the Internet. The focus is on crucial stories and information as opposed to trivial facts.
  • Papers – The Joseph Smith Forum Papers are part of the Joseph Smith Foundation. The Internet contains endless “scholarship”. In the world today there is no shortage of information. In all of this knowledge the indispensable wisdom of the ages is often lost. Every individual providing articles views the world through a providential perspective. The Joseph Smith Forum Papers seeks to find scholarship that ALSO includes faith.
  • FAQ’s – The Joseph Smith Forum FAQs are a compilation of prophets statements and scripture on some of the most vital questions of our day. The compilation seeks to let the Lord speak through His prophets without opinion and conjecture. Pure scripture and revelation as opposed to the philosophies of men mingled with scripture. Great care has been taken to assure that very little commentary has been added. When commentary is provided, it is set off with blue text to ensure that the reader can easily distinguish the words of prophets and scripture.
  • Docs – The Internet contains millions of documents. In the world today there is no shortage of information. In all of this knowledge the indispensable wisdom of the ages is often lost. The Joseph Smith Forum Docs Project will contain the most fundamental and critical documents that every Christian can and should study.
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  • History of the Age of the Earth

LDSAnswers

LDS Answers (LDSAnswers.org) promotes, markets and distributes material that strengthens faith in Jesus Christ and supports the Restoration. Members of our coordinating foundation contribute in a variety of topics and disciplines including education, family life, provident living, Church history, doctrine, media, music, art, science and so forth. We connect organizations and individuals, creating a united network of faith. Our blog, podcast, store, newsletter and other services assist in educating the public and promoting the traditional Latter-day Saint ideology revealed by ancient and latter-day prophets.

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