[Reading] ➶ The Standard of Truth (Saints, #1) By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Rvtrek.info

The Standard of Truth (Saints, #1) In 1820, A Young Farm Boy In Search Of Truth Has A Vision Of God The Father And Jesus Christ Three Years Later, An Angel Guides Him To An Ancient Record Buried In A Hill Near His Home With God S Help, He Translates The Record And Organizes The Savior S Church In The Latter Days Soon Others Join Him, Accepting The Invitation To Become Saints Through The Atonement Of Jesus Christ But Opposition And Violence Follow Those Who Defy Old Traditions To Embrace Restored Truths The Women And Men Who Join The Church Must Choose Whether Or Not They Will Stay True To Their Covenants, Establish Zion, And Proclaim The Gospel To A Troubled World The Standard Of Truth Is The First Book In Saints, A New, Four Volume Narrative History Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints Fast Paced, Meticulously Researched, Saints Recounts True Stories Of Latter Day Saints Across The Globe And Answers The Lord S Call To Write History For The Good Of The Church, And For The Rising Generations Doctrine And Covenants 69 8. I found this to be a very interesting and informative read I listened to the audio of the book available for free through the Gospel Library app I am a lifelong active member of the church who has studied church history, so I was familiar with the overall history, and very familiar with many of the incidents covered However, there was still information that was new to me, and added details to familiar stories.I enjoy reading history that is written in a narrative style like this book, and I l I found this to be a very interesting and informative read I listened to the audio of the book available for free through the Gospel Library app I am a lifelong active member of the church who has studied church history, so I was familiar with the overall history, and very familiar with many of the incidents covered However, there was still information that was new to me, and added details to familiar stories.I enjoy I have several friends who have left the Church after learning about aspects of the life of the Prophet Joseph Smith, or the history of the Church that disturbed them This book feels like an attempt to address those issues, and to be up front about them so that people aren t blindsided by them later, or given the impression that the Church is trying to hide something.Being a narrative history it was a quick and easy read, and I can see why it was done this way to make the informationavail I have several friends who have left the Church after learning about aspects of the life of the Prophet Joseph Smith, or the history of the Church that disturbed them This book feels like an attempt to address those issues, and to be up front about them so that people aren t blindsided by them later, or given the impression that the Church is I just finished reading volume 1 of the church s new book Saints I know Mormon history has been a hot topic for many Latter day Saints, so naturally this book has appeal Let me first start off withTHE GOOD This book is, in my opinion, the very best general audience history that the church has ever published It is far better than earlier works like Our Heritage, Marvelous Work and a Wonder, etc The book is incredibly reader friendly and flows beautifully I give high marks to whome I just finished Reading as someone who is not a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, I found this book to be a very detailed account of the early years of the Latter day Saints movement As an official Church publication, I suppose one could make the argument that the book is biased in favor of the traditional narrative, but I don t think that really impacts negatively on the book s value as a historical

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