Brigham Young

Episode 114: Book Club: Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith

Episode 114: Book Club: Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith

John Larsen is joined by Jessica, Robyn, Alyssa and Zilpha to discuss the Book Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith.

Episode 95b: Doctrine and Covenants 132 for Dummies part 2

John Larsen is joined by Zilpha, Glenn and Tom to discuss D&C 132.

Episode 95a: Doctrine and Covenants 132 for Dummies Part 1

John Larsen is joined by Zilpha, Glenn and Tom to discuss D&C 132.

Episode 92: The Kirtland Temple

Kirtland Temple

Barbara and John Hamer and Barbara Walden join John Larsen to discuss the Kirtland temple.

House of the Lord: The Story of Kirtland Temple

Episode 89a: The 14 Fundamentals of Following a Prophet for Dummies Part 1

John, Glenn, George, Mike and Wes discuss the Ezra Taft Benson talk on following the prophet

14 Fundamentals of Following the Prophet (lds.org)

14 Fundamentals of Following the Prophet (lds-mormon.com)

Episode 65a: The First Vision for Dummies Part 1

George, Mike, Glenn, join John Larsen to discuss the 4 major accounts of the First Vision.

Lost in a Shopping Mall
New Your Times Ideas & Trends; For Air Crash Detectives, Seeing Isn’t Believing

51a: Interview with Will Bagley part 1

In this episode, Tom is joined by Will Bagley. Will is an independent historian and a prominent author who has written close to 20 books. In this episode, Will talks about his background and growing up Mormon.

Links:
Kingdom in the West Series
So Rugged and So Mountainous: Blazing the trails to Oregon and California, 1812-1848
Blood of the Prophets
Always a Cowboy
Innocent Blood: Essential Narratives of the Mountain Meadow Massacre (V.12 Kingdom in the West)
Scoundrel’s Tale: The Samuel Brannan Papers
One Long Funeral March” Article
LDS church’s Pioneer Company Search

51b: Interview with Will Bagley part 2

Description:
In part 2 of our discussion with Will Bagley, Will describes how he became a historian and his interest in Mormon History. He also gives his perspective on the Mountain Meadows Massacre.

Episode 46: The Mountain Meadows Massacre with Dr. Gene Sessions

In this episode, Tom is joined by Dr. Gene Sessions from Weber State University to discuss the Mountain Meadows Massacre. Gene Sessions is a well known author and historian and is also a former president of the Mountain Meadows Association.

Links:
Camp Floyd and the Mormons: The Utah War
Mountain Meadows Association

Episode 37b: The Nauvoo Expositor for Dummies Part 2

John, George, Mike, Nyal and Jim continue the discussion.

Episode 37a: The Nauvoo Expositor For Dummies Part 1

John Larsen is joined by regular panelists, George, Mike, Nyal and Jim to discuss the Nauvoo Expositor.

Expositor Text: http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Nauvoo_Expositor
Facsimile of Expositor: http://www.solomonspalding.com/docs/exposit1.htm

Books Mentioned:
Among the Mormons: Historic Accounts By Contemporary Observers
The Mormon Hierarchy: Origins of Power
Nauvoo: KINGDOM ON THE MISSISSIPPI

Episode 36: Mormon Schismatic Groups

John Larsen and Tom interview guests Newell Bringhurst and John Hamer about Mormon break-off groups from the beginning of Mormonism until today.

Scattering Of The Saints: Schism Within Mormonism