Title

The Joseph Smith Revelat​ions and the Crisis of Early American Spirituality

Keywords

Joseph Smith, revelation, spirituality, Mormon Studies, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Abstract

Returning from his mission to western Missouri in spring 1831, Elder Parley P. Pratt found the Ohio branches of the Church boiling over with dramatic spiritual displays. He wrote that in the various Church gatherings

Original Publication Citation

The Joseph Smith Revelations and the Crisis of Early American Spirituality,” in Andrew H. Hedges, J. Spencer Fluhman, and Alonzo L. Gaskill, eds., The Doctrine & Covenants: Revelations in Context (Provo and Salt Lake City: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, and Deseret Book Co., 2008), 66-89.

Document Type

Peer-Reviewed Article

Publication Date

2008

Publisher

Religious Studies Center

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

History

University Standing at Time of Publication

Associate Professor

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