The Joseph Smith Revelations
by H. Michael Marquardt

Select Bibliography

I. Histories and Manuscripts

[p.383] Smith, Joseph. Manuscripts, LDS archives. The Joseph Smith Journals, Manuscript History, and the Revelation Collection are available on microfilm at LDS archives, Salt Lake City, Utah; RLDS archives, Independence, Missouri; and Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

                   . Book of Mormon. Palmyra [NY]: E.B. Grandin, 1830. Current editions include Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1981. Independence, MO: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1908 [Authorized Edition] and 1966 [Revised Authorized Edition, 1992]; Church of Christ (Temple Lot), 1990.

                    . A Book of Commandments, for the Government of the Church of Christ. Zion [Independence, MO]: W.W. Phelps & Co., 1833. [in press 1833]

                    . Compiled by Joseph Smith, Junior, Oliver Cowdery, Sidney Rigdon, Frederick G. Williams. Doctrine and Covenants of the Church of the Latter Day Saints: Carefully Selected from the Revelations of God. Kirtland, OH: Frederick G. Williams & Co., 1835.

                    . The Doctrine and Covenants of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Nauvoo, IL: John Taylor, 1844.

Kirtland Revelations Book (manuscript book containing some of Joseph Smith’s revelations, LDS archives) published under the title Joseph Smith’s Kirtland Revelation Book. Salt Lake City: Modern Microfilm Co., 1979 [reproduction of entire manuscript book].

Joseph Smith Journals, LDS archives. See Dean C. Jessee, ed., The Papers of Joseph Smith: Journal, 1832-1842, Vol. 2 (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1992); and Scott H. Faulring, ed., An American Prophet’s Record: The Diaries and Journals of Joseph Smith (Salt Lake City: Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, 1987).

Kirtland Council Minute Book, 3 December 1832-27 November 1837, LDS archives, typescript.

Nauvoo High Council Minutes, LDS archives, typescript.

Cannon, Donald Q., and Lyndon W. Cook, eds. Far West Record: Minutes of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1844. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1983. Manuscript titled “The Conference Minutes and Record Book of Christ’s Church of Latter Day Saints.” Manuscript in the possession of the LDS church.

Cook, Lyndon W. and Milton V. Backman, Jr., eds. Kirtland Elders’ Quorum Record 1836-1841. Provo, UT: Grandin Book Co., 1985. Original record in RLDS archives.

Flint, B. C. An Outline History of the Church of Christ (Temple Lot). Independence, MO: The Church of Christ (Temple Lot), 1953.

Searle, Howard C. “Early Mormon Historiography: Writing the History of the Mormons, 1830-1858.” Ph.D. diss., University of California, Los Angeles, 1979.

Smith, Joseph, et al. History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 6 vols. Introduction and Notes by B. H. Roberts. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1959. Behind this revised history are preliminary manuscripts and the bound books of the compiled Manuscript History of Joseph Smith, also known as the Manuscript History of the [p.384] Church, LDS archives. Most of the revelations in this manuscript from 1828 to 1834 were copied from the 1835 D&C. The history portion up to 27 November 1832 (except revelation texts) has been published in Dean C. Jessee, ed., The Papers of Joseph Smith: Autobiographical and Historical Writings, Vol. 1 (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1989).

Smith, Joseph III and Heman C. Smith, eds. The History of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. 4 vols. Lamoni, IA: Herald House, 1897-1903. Reprinted 1967.

Westergren, Bruce N., ed. From Historian to Dissident: The Book of John Whitmer. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1995. “The Book of John Whitmer Kept by Commandment,” original manuscript in RLDS archives.

II. Articles and Books

Aland, Kurt and Barbara. The Text of the New Testament, An Introduction to the Critical Edition and to the Theory and Practice of Modern Textual Criticism. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans/E.J. Brill, 1987.

Allen, James B. and Glen M. Leonard, The Story of the Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1976; rev. ed., 1992.

Beecher, Maureen Ursenbach. “Discover Your Heritage: ‘They Will Kill Us!’,” New Era 4 (Sept. 1974): 36-37.

Beecher, Maureen Ursenbach and Lavina Fielding Anderson, eds. Sisters in Spirit: Mormon Women in Historical and Cultural Perspective. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987.

Black, Susan Easton. “The Importance of the Individual in the Lord’s Revelations,” in The Heavens Are Open: The 1992 Sperry Symposium on the Doctrine and Covenants and Church History (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1993), 48-58.

                    . Who’s Who in the Doctrine & Covenants. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1997.

Black, Susan Easton and Charles D. Tate, Jr., eds. Joseph Smith: The Prophet, The Man. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1993.

Brugger, William. “The Doctrine and Covenants as Literature,” New Perspectives 11 (Apr. 1994): 22-30.

Church History in the Fulness of Times: The History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1989.

Compier, Don H. “Canonization in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.” In Maurice L. Draper, ed., Restoration Studies III (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1986), 178-83.

Conkling, J. Christopher. A Joseph Smith Chronology. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1979.

Cook, Lyndon W. “The Far West Record and the Doctrine and Covenants,” in The Seventh Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium: The Doctrine and Covenants (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1979), 129-39.

                    . The Revelations of the Prophet Joseph Smith: A Historical and Biographical Commentary of the Doctrine and Covenants. Provo, UT: Seventy’s Mission Bookstore, 1981.

Cooper, Rex Eugene. Promises Made to the Fathers: Mormon Covenant Organization. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1990.

Cowan, Richard O. The Doctrine and Covenants: Our Modern Scripture. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, rev. ed., 1984.

Crawley, Peter. “A Bibliography of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New York, Ohio, and Missouri” [1830-39], BYU Studies 12 (Summer 1972): 465-537.

                    . “Joseph Smith and A Book of Commandments,” Princeton University Library [p.385] Chronicle 42 (Autumn 1980): 18-32.

Draper, Maurice L. “The 1835 General Assembly and the Doctrine and Covenants,” Saints Herald 132 (Aug. 1985): 12-13, 16.

Fitzgerald, John W. “The Doctrine and Covenants,” Improvement Era 44 (Oct. 1941): 586-87, 630-32.

Flake, Chad J. “The Newell K. Whitney Collection,” BYU Studies 11 (Summer 1971): 322-28.

Garrett, H. Dean. “The Coming Forth of the Doctrine and Covenants.” In Milton V. Backman, Jr., ed., Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Ohio (Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1990), 89-103.

Godfrey, Kenneth W., Audrey M. Godfrey and Jill Mulvay Derr. Women’s Voices: An Untold History of the Latter-day Saints, 1830-1900. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1982.

Grandstaff, Mark R. “Having More Learning Than Sense: William E. McLellin and the Book of Commandments Revisited,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 26 (Winter 1993): 23-48.

Grunder, Rick. Mormon Parallels: A Preliminary Bibliography of Material Offered for Sale 1981-1987. Ithaca, NY: Rick Grunder Books, 1987.

Ham, Wayne, ed. Publish Glad Tidings: Readings in Early Latter Day Saint Sources. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1970.

Hansen, Klaus J. Mormonism and the American Experience. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981.

Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants. Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984.

Hicks, Michael. Mormonism and Music: A History. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1989.

Hill, Donna. Joseph Smith: The First Mormon. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1977.

Hill, Marvin S. Quest for Refuge: The Mormon Flight from American Pluralism. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1989.

Howard, Richard P. Restoration Scriptures: A Study of Their Textual Development. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1969; 2nd ed., 1995.

Hurd, Jerrie W. Our Sisters in the Latter-day Scriptures. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1987.

Jackson, Kent P., comp. and ed. Joseph Smith’s Commentary on the Bible Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1994.

Jessee, Dean C., ed. “Joseph Knight’s Recollection of Early Mormon History,” BYU Studies 17 (Autumn 1976): 29-39.

                    . comp. and ed. The Personal Writings of Joseph Smith. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1984.

                    . ed. The Papers of Joseph Smith: Autobiographical and Historical Writings. Vol. 1. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1989.

                    . ed. The Papers of Joseph Smith: Journal, 1832-1842. Vol. 2. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1992.

Lambert, Asael C. Asael Carlyle Lambert Collection, Manuscript 35. Boxes 1-3, 6-12, Manuscripts Division, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

                    . “The Book of Doctrine and Covenants,” Improvement Era 54 (Oct. 1951): 714-15, 734.

Lancaster, James E. “’By the Gift and Power of God’: The Method of Translation of the Book of Mormon,” Saints Herald 109 (15 Nov. 1962): 798-802, 806, 817. Reprinted in John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 3 (1983): 51-61; Restoration Studies III (Inde-[p.386]pendence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1986), 220-31; and Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scripture (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 97-112.

La Rue, William Earl. The Foundations of Mormonism: A Study of the Fundamental Facts in the History and Doctrines of the Mormons from Original Sources. New York: Fleming H. Revell Co., 1919.

Launius, Roger D. and Linda Thatcher, eds. Differing Visions: Dissenters in Mormon History. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994.

Ludlow, Daniel H., ed. Encyclopedia of Mormonism: The History, Scripture, Doctrine, and Procedure of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1992, 1:138, 404-27.

Lyon, T. Edgar. “How Authentic Are Mormon Historic Sites in Vermont and New York?” BYU Studies 9 (Spring 1969): 341-50.

Marquardt, H. Michael. “Early Texts of Joseph Smith’s Revelations, 1828-1833,” Restoration 1 (July 1982): 8-11.

McDonnell, John. Letter to the Editor, Saints Herald 124 (Dec. 1977): 44.

McKiernan, F. Mark, Alma R. Blair, and Paul M. Edwards, eds. The Restoration Movement: Essays in Mormon History. Lawrence, KS: Coronado Press, 1973.

Metzger, Bruce M. The Text of the New Testament, Its Transmission, Corruption, and Restoration. 3rd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

                    . A Textual Commentary on the Greek New Testament. 2nd. ed. Stuttgart, Ger.: German Bible Society, 1994.

Millet, Robert L. and Kent P. Jackson, eds. Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants. Sandy, UT: Randall Book, 1984.

Newell, Linda King, and Valeen Tippetts Avery. Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith. 2nd ed. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994.

Olson, Earl E. “The Chronology of the Ohio Revelations,” BYU Studies 11 (Summer 1971): 329-49.

Parkin, Max H. “Kirtland, A Stronghold for the Kingdom,” in McKiernan et al., The Restoration Movement, 63-98.

Petersen, Melvin J. “Preparing Early Revelations for Publication,” Ensign 15 (Feb. 1985): 14-20.

Porter, Larry C. “The Church in New York and Pennsylvania, 1816-1831,” in McKiernan et al., The Restoration Movement, 27-61.

                     and Susan Easton Black, eds., The Prophet Joseph: Essays in the Life and Mission of Joseph Smith. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1988.

Pratt, Parley P. [Jr.], ed. Autobiography of Parley P. Pratt. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1994.

Shipps, Jan. Mormonism: The Story of A New Religious Tradition. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1985.

                     and John W. Welch, eds. The Journals of William E. McLellin 1831-1836. Provo, UT: BYU Studies; Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994.

Smith, Joseph [III]. “Editorial. Request for explanations in regard to the Doctrine and Covenants,” Saints Herald 49 (15 Jan. 1902): 41-43.

Smith, W[alter]. W. “The Book of Doctrine and Covenants,” Saints Herald 68 (9 Feb. 1921): 125-29.

                    . “The Doctrine and Covenants; Its Contents and Publication,” Journal of History 14 (Apr. 1921): 129-60.

Traughber, John Logan. J. L. Traughber Collection, Accession 1446, Box 2, Manuscripts [p.387] Division, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Turner, J[onathan]. B. Mormonism In All Ages. New York: Platt & Peters, 1842.

Van Wagoner, Richard S. Sidney Rigdon: A Portrait of Religious Excess. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1994.

Van Wagoner, Richard S., Steven C. Walker and Allen D. Roberts, “The ‘Lectures on Faith’: A Case Study in Decanonization,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 20 (Fall 1987): 71-77.

Walker, Steven C. “The Voice of the Prophet,” BYU Studies 10 (Autumn 1969): 95-106.

Watson, Elden J., comp. The Orson Pratt Journals. Salt Lake City: comp., 1975.

Welch, John W. “Topically Speaking: A Look at the Impressive Doctrine and Covenants,” Ensign 15 (Sept. 1985): 20-25.

Weldon, Clair E. “Two Transparent Stones: The Story of the Urim and Thummim,” Saints Herald 109 (1 Sept. 1962): 616-20, 623.

Woodford, Robert J. “The Story of the Doctrine and Covenants,” Ensign 14 (Dec. 1984): 32-39.

                    . “How the Revelations in the Doctrine and Covenants Were Received and Compiled,” Ensign 15 (Jan. 1985):27-33.

III. Latter-day Saint Concept of Inspiration, Revelation, and the Nature of Scripture

Allen, James B. “Line Upon Line,” Ensign 9 (July 1979): 32-39.

Arbaugh, George B. Revelation in Mormonism: Its Character and Changing Forms. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1932.

Collins, William P. “Thoughts on the Mormon Scriptures: An Outsider’s View of the Inspiration of Joseph Smith,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 15 (Autumn 1982): 49-59.

Crouch, Brodie. The Myth of Mormon Inspiration. Shreveport, LA: Lambert’s Book House, 1968.

Crowther, Duane S. Thus Saith the Lord: The Role of Prophets and Revelation in the Kingdom of God. Bountiful, UT: Horizon Publishers, 1980.

Dunford, Kent. “The Limits of Revelation,” Sunstone 7 (Nov.-Dec. 1982): 30-32

Dunn, Scott. “The Dangers of Revelation,” Sunstone 7 (Nov.-Dec. 1982): 25-29

Free, Jack. Mormonism and Inspiration. Concord, CA: Pacific Publishing Co., 1962.

Hansen, Lorin K. “Some Concepts of Divine Revelation,” Sunstone 5 (Jan.-Feb. 1980): 12-18. Reprinted in Sunstone 10 (May 1985): 51-57.

Howard, Richard P. “Latter Day Saint Scriptures and the Doctrine of Propositional Revelation,” Courage: A Journal of History, Thought and Action 1 (June 1971): 209-25. Reprinted in Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scripture (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 1-18.

                    . “Adjusting Theological Perspectives to Historical Reality,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Sept. 1982): 28.

                    . “The Problem of History and Revelation,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Oct. 1982): 30.

                    . “Protective and Learning Images in Latter Day Saint Revelation,” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 6 (1986): 3-9.

Jalovick, David A. “Adapted to the Circumstances: Joseph Smith and Divine Revelation in Early Mormon History, 1830-1844,” Studies in History (Buffalo, NY: State University of New York at Buffalo, 1983-84), 40-61

Ralson, Colleen. Dissecting the Doctrine and Covenants. St. Louis, MO: Personal Freedom [p.388] Outreach, 1990.

Oakman, Arthur A. “Divine Revelation,” in A Decade of the Best (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1972), 113-44.

Oaks, Dallin H. “Revelation,” New Era 12 (Sept. 1982): 38-46.

Olson, Kathryn. “A Reappraisal of Canonization in the [RLDS] Doctrine and Covenants,” Courage: A Journal of History, Thought and Action 2 (Winter 1972): 345-52.

Reynolds, George. “Revelation – Inspiration,” Juvenile Instructor 37 (1 Mar. 1902): 129-31.

Scott, Hazel M., ed. Restoration Scriptures: Doctrine and Covenants. Independence, MO: Temple School Center, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1995.

Shumway, Nicolas. “Ambiguity and Language of Authority,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 16 (Summer 1983): 52-56.

Sloan, Clark P. “Revelation: Reflection of the Divine,” Saints Herald 138 (Apr. 1991): 11-12.

Spencer, Geoffrey F. “A Reinterpretation of Inspiration, Revelation and L.D.S. Scriptures,” The University Bulletin [Graceland College, Lamoni, Iowa] 20 (Winter 1968): 41-51, 103. Reprinted in Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scripture (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 19-27.

                    . “Revelation and the Restoration Principle,” in Maurice L. Draper and A. Bruce Lindgren, eds., Restoration Studies II (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1983), 186-92.

                    . “According to the Scriptures,” Saints Herald 132 (Aug. 1985): 5-7, 26.

Vlahos, Clare D. “A Question of Methodology,” Courage: A Journal of History, Thought and Action 2 (Spring 1972): 464-66.

                    . “Joseph Smith Jr.’s Conception of Revelation,” in Maurice L. Draper and A. Bruce Lindgren, eds., Restoration Studies II (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1983), 63-74.

Welch, Sharon. “Revelation in the Restoration Movement,” Commission, Sept. 1979, 27-32.

IV. Book of Commandments/Doctrine and Covenants Controversy

Curtis, J. F. “The Holloway-Wheaton Discussion,” Saints Herald 74 (7 Dec. 1927): 1,437-39.

                    . Our Beliefs Defended. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1928.

Elvin, Robert M. “Book of Commandments,” Saints Herald 31 (30 Aug. 1884): 563.

Haldeman, John R., ed. The Evening and Morning Star 12 (Aug. 1911): 1-4. Independence: MO: Church of Christ (Temple Lot).

                    . “Changes in Articles and Covenants,” The Evening and Morning Star 12 (Oct. 1911): 1, 3-4.

                    . “Unreliable ‘History,’” The Evening and Morning Star 13 (June 1912): 1-4.

Housknecht, Gary. An Introduction to the Book of Commandments N.p., 1977 [Church of Christ (Temple Lot); Independence, MO].

Lambert, J. R. Objections to the Book of Mormon and the Book of Doctrine and Covenants Answered and Refuted. Lamoni, IA: Herald Publishing House [n.d.].

MacGregor, Daniel. Changing of the Revelations. Milwaukee, WI [1927].

McKay, Patrick S., Sr. “Doctrine and Covenants Versus Book of Commandments,” Restoration Foundation 2 (Third Quarter 1988): 1-4.

McLellin, William E. Letter to Joseph Smith III, 10 Jan. 1861, RLDS archives.

                    . Letter to D.H. Bays, 24 May 1870, The True Latter Day Saints’ Herald 17 (15 [p.389] Sept. 1870): 553-57.

                    . Letter to M. H. Forscutt, Oct. 1870, The True Latter Day Saints’ Herald 19 (15 July 1872): 435-37; 19 (1 Aug. 1872): 472-74.

                    . Letter to Joseph Smith III, commenced July 1872, RLDS archives.

                    . Notebook, J. L. Traughber Collection, Manuscript 666, Manuscripts Division, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Mintun, J. F. “The Correct History of the Book of Commandments and the Truthfulness and Authority of the Book of Doctrine and Covenants,” (Part 2), Saints Herald 73 (6 Jan. 1926): 6-8.

Page, Hiram. Letters to William E. McLellin, 2 Feb., 4 Mar., 6 June 1848, RLDS archives.

Petersen, Melvin J. “Editing the Revelations for Publication,” Courage: A Journal of History, Thought and Action 1 (Mar. 1971): 172-79.

Schrader, Amy. “The Book of Commandments,” Zion’s Advocate 61 (Mar. 1984): 41-42.

Sheldon, William A. “Restoration Teachings Examined: A Treatise on the Book of Commandments, The Evening & The Morning Star, and the Doctrine & Covenants,” Zion’s Advocate 74 (Oct. 1997): 178-82.

Smith, Israel A. “Book of Commandments Versus Doctrine and Covenants,” Upon This Rock (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1953), 98-120.

Smith, Joseph [III]. “Book of Commandments,” Saints Herald 39 (23 Jan. 1892): 50-52; reprinted as Book of Commandments and Book of Doctrine and Covenants by the Late President Joseph Smith [III]. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, n.d.

Smith, Joseph [III] and W. W. Blair, eds. “Questions and Answers,” Saints Herald 33 (25 Dec. 1886): 802-803.

Smith, Joseph III and Heman C. Smith, eds. The History of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Lamoni, IA: Herald House, 1897, 1:578-81.

The Wheaton-Curtis Debate. Independence, MO: DupliCraft Co., 1970. [A debate held in 1928 at De Kalb, Illinois, between Clarence L. Wheaton and James F. Curtis.]

Wheaton, Clarence L. “The Book of Commandments,” Zion’s Advocate 2 (15 July 1925): 5-7.

                    . “The Book of Commandments,” Zion’s Advocate 48 (July 1971): 86-89.

Wheaton, Clarence L. and Angelia Wheaton. The Book of Commandments Controversy Reviewed. Independence, MO: Church of Church (Temple Lot), 1950.

Whitmer, David. Letter of David Whitmer to “Dear Brethren,” ca. 9 Dec. 1886, Saints Herald 34 (5 Feb. 1887): 90-93.

                    . An Address to Believers in the Book of Mormon. Richmond, MO: author, April 1887.

                    . An Address to All Believers in Christ. Richmond, MO: author, April 1887.

V. Textual Changes in Joseph Smith’s Revelations

Comprehensive Comparison of Changes to the Revelations. Independence, MO: Church of Christ (Temple Lot), 1978.

Anderson, Creg. The Doctored Covenants Why All the Changes? (n.p., n.d.) [ca. 1964].

Best, Karl F. “Changes in the Revelations, 1833 to 1835,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 25 (Spring 1992): 87-112.

Fitzgerald, John William. “A Study of the Doctrine and Covenants.” Unpublished Master’s thesis, Brigham Young University, 1940.

“A Comparative Study of A Book of Commandments for the Government of the Church of Christ [Organized] According to Law, On the 6th of April, 1830[,] Independence, Missouri, 1833, and Doctrine and Covenants of The Church of the Latter Day Saints: [p.390] Carefully Selected from the Revelations of God[,] Kirtland, Ohio 1835, Department of History, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Independence, Missouri, July, 1966.” RLDS archives.

Howard, Richard P. Restoration Scriptures: A Study of their Textual Development. Independence, MO: Herald House, 1969, chaps. 10-12; 2nd ed., 1995, chaps. 8-11.

Pardo, John [pseud.]. Comparisons of the Book of Commandments with the Doctrine & Covenants. St. George, UT: comp., 1989 [1991].

Petersen, Melvin J. “A Study of the Nature of and the Significance of the Changes in the Revelations as Found in a Comparison of the Book of Commandments and Subsequent Editions of the Doctrine and Covenants.” Unpublished Master’s thesis, Brigham Young University, 1955.

Raveill, Jack. The Revelation Revisions of 1835. Blue Springs, MO: author. [RLDS edition, 1981; LDS edition, 1983/1984.]

                    . The Fulness of the Gospel. Blue Springs, MO: author, 1981.

Tanner, Jerald and Sandra Tanner. The Case Against Mormonism. Salt Lake City: Modern Microfilm Co., [1967-68], 1:131-91.

Woodford, Robert J. “The Historical Development of the Doctrine and Covenants.” Unpublished Ph.D. diss., Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 1974.

                    . “A Survey of Textual Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants,” The Seventh Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1979), 27-36.

VI. Use of Biblical Phrases in Joseph Smith’s Revelations

Rasmussen, Ellis T. “Textual Parallels to the Doctrine and Covenants and Book of Commandments as Found in the Bible.” Unpublished M.A. thesis, Brigham Young University, 1951.

Smutz, Lois Jean. “Textual Parallels to the Doctrine and Covenants (Sections 65 to 133) as Found in the Bible.” Unpublished M.R.E thesis, Brigham Young University, 1971.

VII. Commentaries, Manuals, and Compendiums on the Doctrine and Covenants

Doctrine and Covenants Section 1 through 102, Gospel Doctrine Teacher’s Supplement. Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1978.

Doctrine and Covenants and Church History. Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1979.

The Doctrine and Covenants Student Manual (Religion 324-325. Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1981.

Edwards, F. Henry. The Edwards Commentary on the Doctrine and Covenants. Independence, MO: Herald House, 1986.

Ham, Wayne A. Restoration Scriptures Part Three: Doctrine and Covenants. Independence: MO: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Temple School, General Leadership Program, 1983.

Scott, Hazel M. Restoration Scriptures: Doctrine and Covenants. Independence, MO: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Temple School Center, 1995.

Smith, Hyrum M. The Doctrine and Covenants, containing revelations given to Joseph Smith, Jun., the Prophet. Liverpool, Eng.: Printed and Published by Hyrum M. Smith, 1916. Revised edition with Janne M. Sjodahl. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1951.

Sperry, Sidney B. Doctrine and Covenants Compendium. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1960.

Stevens, Thelona D. Research Notes on Doctrine and Covenants – Church History. Independence, MO: author, 1976.

VIII.Background Articles on Authority, Doctrine, and Priesthood

[p.391] Alexander, Thomas G. “The Reconstruction of Mormon Doctrine: From Joseph Smith to Progressive Theology,” Sunstone 5 (July-Aug. 1980): 24-33. Reprinted in Sunstone 10 (May 1985): 8-18; and Gary James Bergera, ed., Line Upon Line: Essays on Mormon Doctrine (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1989), 53-66.

Cannon, Brian Q., et al., comp., “Priesthood Restoration Documents,” BYU Studies 35 (1995-96): 163-207.

Cannon, M. Hamlin, “Angels and Spirits in Mormon Doctrine,” California Folklore Quarterly 4 (1954): 343-50.

Conrad, Larry W. “Scripture in the Reorganization: Exegesis, Authority, and the ‘Prophetic Mantle’,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 24 (Summer 1991): 65-80.

Crawley, Peter. “The Passage of Mormon Primitivism,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 13 (Winter 1980): 26-37.

De Pillis, Mario S. “The Quest for Religious Authority and the Rise of Mormonism,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 1 (Spring 1966): 68-88. Reprinted in D. Michael Quinn, ed., The New Mormon History: Revisionist Essays on the Past (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1992), 13-35.

Hale, Van. “The Doctrinal Impact of the King Follett Discourse,” BYU Studies 18 (Winter 1978): 209-25.

                    . “The King Follett Discourse: Textual History and Criticism,” Sunstone 8 (Sept.-Oct. 1983): 4-12.

Harrell, Charles R. “The Restoration of the Priesthood ([LDS] D&C 13 and 27),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book, 1984), 86-99.

Hartley, William G. “‘Upon You My Fellow Servants’: Restoration of the Priesthood,” in Larry C. Porter and Susan Easton Black, eds., The Prophet Joseph: Essays on the Life and Mission of Joseph Smith (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 1988), 49-72.

Irving, Gordon. “The Mormons and the Bible in the 1830s,” BYU Studies 13 (Summer 1973): 473-88.

Lindgren, A. Bruce. “The Development of the Latter Day Saint Doctrine of the Priesthood, 1829-1835,” Courage: A Journal of History, Thought and Action 2 (Spring 1972): 439-43. Reprinted in Restoration 2 (Jan. 1983): 21-23.

Petersen, LaMar. Problems in Mormon Text. Salt Lake City: author, 1957.

Prince, Gregory A. Power From On High: The Development of Mormon Priesthood. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1995.

Quinn, D. Michael. “The Evolution of the Presiding Quorums of the LDS Church,” Journal of Mormon History 1 (1974): 21-38.

                    . The Mormon Hierarchy: Origins of Power. Salt Lake City: Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, 1994.

Russell, William D. “The Latter Day Saint Priesthood: A Reflection of ‘Catholic’ Tendencies in Nineteenth Century American Religion,” in Maurice L. Draper and Clare D. Vlahos, eds., Restoration Studies I (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1980), 232-41.

Van Orden, Bruce A. “Important Items of Instruction ([LDS] D&C 129-131),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 497-511.

                    . “Items of Instruction: [LDS] Sections 130 and 131,” in Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 231-49.

[p.392] Vogel, Dan. “The Earliest Mormon Concept of God,” in Gary James Bergera, ed., Line Upon Line: Essays on Mormon Doctrine (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1989), 17-33.

Vogel, Dan and Brent Lee Metcalfe, “Joseph Smith’s Scriptural Cosmology,” in Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scriptures (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 187-219.

IX. Pseudonyms in Revelations

Pratt, Orson [Sr.], ed. “Explanation of Substituted Names in the Covenants,” The Seer 2 (Mar. 1854):227-29, Washington, D.C.

West, Wm. S. A Few Interesting Facts, Respecting the Rise[,] Progress and Pretensions of the Mormons. Warren?, OH: author, 1837.

Whittaker, David J. “Substituted Names in the Published Revelations of Joseph Smith,” BYU Studies 23 (Winter 1983): 103-12.

X. Articles on The Evening and the Morning Star (Independence, Missouri)

Banks, Loy Otis. “The Evening and the Morning Star,” Missouri Historical Review 43 (July 1949): 319-33.

Howard, Richard P. “Restoration Journalism: The Evening and the Morning Star,” Saints Herald 117 (May 1970): 47.

Jennings, Warren A. “Factors in the Destruction of the Mormon Press in Missouri, 1833,” Utah Historical Quarterly 35 (Winter 1967): 57-76.

Romig, Ronald E. and John H. Siebert, “First Impressions: The Independence, Missouri, Printing Operation, 1832-33,” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 10 (1990): 51-66.

Smith, Heman C. “Independence Publications,” Journal of History 5 (Apr. 1912): 144-55.

Smith, Walter W. “The Periodical Literature of the Latter Day Saints,” Journal of History 14 (July 1921): 257-60.

XI. Reprints of The Evening and the Morning Star

The Evening and the Morning Star; a reprint copy by the Church of Christ (Temple Lot) in their publication The Evening and Morning Star 12 (July 1911) to 15 (June 1913), Independence, MO.

The Evening and the Morning Star; reprint, Salt Lake City: Modern Microfilm Co. [1964].

The Evening and the Morning Star, reprint published in West Germany for Eugene Wagner, 1969.

The Evening and the Morning Star, reprint of 1969 Wagner printing. Independence, MO: Price Publishing Company, 1994.

The Evening and the Morning Star, reprint, Orem, UT: Grandin Book Company, 1995.

XII. Reprints of A Book of Commandments

Book of Commandments, published by the Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City, 1884.

Book of Commandments, published by the Tribune Printing Co., Salt Lake City, 1903.

Book of Commandments, published by C.A. Wickes, Lamoni, IA, 1903.

Book of Commandments, published by Charles F. Putnam and Daniel MacGregor, Independence, MO, 1926.

Book of Commandments, published by the Church of Christ (Temple Lot), Independence, MO, 1960.

[p.393] Book of Commandments, published by Woodruff Printing Co. for Jerald Tanner, Salt Lake City, 1961.

Book of Commandments in Joseph Smith Begins His Work, Vol. 2, published for Wilford C. Wood by Deseret News Publishing Co., Salt Lake City, 1962.

Book of Commandments, reprint, Independence, MO: Herald House, 1972.

XIII. Reprints of the 1835 Edition of the Doctrine and Covenants

Doctrine and Covenants in Joseph Smith Begins His Work, Vol. 2, published for Wilford C. Wood by Deseret News Publishing Co., Salt Lake City, 1962.

Doctrine and Covenants, reprint, Independence, MO: Herald House, 1971.

The following histories use or refer to the 1835 or a later edition of the Doctrine and Covenants:
1. John Whitmer’s History
2. Joseph Smith’s Draft History (1839) and Joseph Smith’s Manuscript History (1839-44)
3. Lucy Smith’s History (1844-45)
4. Joseph Knight, Sr.’s History
5. Newel Knight Journal
6. Newel Knight Autobiography
7. Joseph Knight, Jr.’s Incidents of History from 1827 to 1844 [1846].

XIV. Publications that include revelations of Joseph Smith

The Doctrine and Covenants of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1981.

Book of Doctrine and Covenants. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1990. Published by the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

A Book of Commandments. Independence, MO: Church of Christ, Temple Lot, 1960.

Collier, Fred C., comp. Unpublished Revelations of the Prophets and Presidents of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Vol. 1. Salt Lake City: Collier’s Publishing Co.; 2nd ed., 1981.

Heidt, Stephen C., comp. The Un-Canonized Revelations of the Prophet Joseph Smith. Magna, UT: Oquirrh Mountain Publishing Co., 1993.

Reay, David M. and Vonda S. Reay. Selected Manifestations. Oakland, CA: compilers, 1985.

Book of Doctrine and Covenants. Independence, MO: Price Publishing Co., 1996.

Commandments and Covenants, from original sources, for order in the Lord’s House, of the Church of Christ. Lamoni, IA: Ricky Donovan Leonard, comp., 1993.

The Articles and Covenants for the Government of the Church of Christ: A Book of Remembrance. New Jerusalem [Independence, MO]: The Firm Press, 2nd printing, 1990.

The Book of Commandments and Covenants. Independence, MO: The Church of Jesus Christ, 1978.

The Stick of Ephraim. Independence, MO: The Restored Church of Jesus Christ, 1987.

XV. Studies of Certain Sections of the Doctrine and Covenants

Document no. 3; LDS and RLDS D&C 5 (March 1829)

Howard, Richard P. “More Light and Truth in the Development of Section 5:3, 1829-1835,” Saints Herald 129 (1 June 1982): 28.

Document no. 5; LDS and RLDS D&C 7 (April 1829)

Howard, Richard P. “Peter, James, and John in Light of the Revision of Sections 7 and 26,” Saints Herald 129 (1 May 1982): 28.

[p.394] Document no. 6; LDS and RLDS D&C 8 (April 1829)

Howard, Richard P. “Changing Modes of Revelation as Seen in the Revision of Section 8:3b-f,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Aug. 1982): 28.

Document no. 8; LDS D&C 10; RLDS D&C 3 (May 1829)

Parkin, Max H. “A Preliminary Analysis of the Dating of Section 10,” The Seventh Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1979), 68-84.

Document nos. 17-24; LDS D&C 23, 21-22, 20; RLDS D&C 21, 19-20, 17 (6, 16 April, June 1830)

Anderson, Richard L. “The Organization Revelations (D&C 20, 21, and 22),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 109-23.

Howard, Richard P. “Clarity of Doctrine, Language, and Polity Grounds for the Revision of Section 17,” Saints Herald 129 (1 July 1982): 28.

Marquardt, H. Michael. “An Appraisal of Manchester as Location for the Organization of the Church,” Sunstone 16 (Feb. 1992): 49-57.

Woodford, Robert J. “The Articles and Covenants of the Church of Christ and the Book of Mormon,” in Doctrines for Exaltation: The 1989 Sperry Symposium on the Doctrine and Covenants (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1989), 262-73.

Document no. 26; LDS D&C 25; RLDS D&C 24 (July 1830)

Madsen, Carol Cornwall. “The ‘Elect Lady’ Revelation: The Historical and Doctrinal Context of Doctrine & Covenants 25,” in The Heavens Are Open: The 1992 Sperry Symposium on the Doctrine and Covenants and Church History (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1993), 208-21.

Document no. 28; LDS D&C 27; RLDS 26 (4 Sept. 1830)

Howard, Richard P. “Peter, James, and John in Light of the Revision of Sections 7 and 26,” Saints Herald 129 (1 May 1982): 28.

Document no. 30; LDS D&C 28; RLDS D&C 27 (Sept. 1830)

Barry, Louise. The Beginning of the West: Annals of the Kansas Gateway to the American West 1540-1854. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1972.

Caldwell, Martha B. Annals of Shawnee Methodist Mission and Indian Manual Labor School. Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society, 1977.

Gentry, Leland H. “Light on the ‘Mission to the Lamanites,’” BYU Studies 36 (1996-97): 226-34.

Howard, Richard P. “Traces of Our First Mission to the Indians,” Saints Herald 120 (July 1973): 53.

Jennings, Warren A. “The First Mormon Mission to the Indians,” Kansas Historical Quarterly 37 (Autumn 1971): 288-99.

Romig, Ronald E. “The Lamanite Mission,” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 14 (1994): 25-33.

Stott, G. St. John. “New Jerusalem Abandoned: The Failure to Carry Mormonism to the Delaware [Indians],” Journal of American Studies 21 (1987): I, 71-85.

Document nos. 45, 48-49; LDS and RLDS D&C 42 (Feb. 1831)

Arrington, Leonard J., Feramorz Y. Fox and Dean L May. “Communitarianism under Joseph Smith: The Law of Consecration and Stewardship,” in Building the City of God (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1976), 15-40, 427-38.

Backman, Jr., Milton V. “Clothed with Bonds of Charity: The Law of Consecration and Stewardship in Ohio 1830-1838,” in Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: [p.395] Ohio (Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1990), 93-104.

Cook, Lyndon W. Joseph Smith and the Law of Consecration. Provo, UT: Grandin Book Co., 1985.

DePillis, Mario S. “The Development of Mormon Communitarianism, 1826-1846.” Unpublished Ph.D. diss., Yale University, 1960.

Haldeman, John R., ed. “First Steps Toward Tithing,” in The Evening and Morning Star 12 (August 1911):1-4. Independence: MO: The Church of Christ (Temple Lot).

Howard, Richard P. “Historical Perspective on Section 42:4,” Saints Herald 128 (1 Nov. 1981): 28.

                    . “Historical Dialogue with Section 42:8-11,” Saints Herald 128 (1 Dec. 1981): 29.

                    . “Further Reflections on Section 42:4,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Feb. 1982): 26.

                    . “Resuming the Scriptural Dialogue: Sections 51:1b,e and 42:8-11,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Apr. 1982): 24.

Johnson, Clark V. “The Law of Consecration: The Covenant That Requires All and Give Everything,” in Doctrines for Exaltation: The 1989 Sperry Symposium on the Doctrine and Covenants (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1989), 97-113.

Moser, Dorothy. “Zion Building – Yesterday and Today?” Saints Herald 111 (1 Mar. 1964): 4-8, 22.

Nelson, William O. “To Prepare a People,” Ensign 9 (Jan. 1979): 18-23.

Romig, Ronald E. and Anne L. Stewardship Concepts and Practices (Studies in Restoration History). Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1992.

Romig, Ronald E. “Law of Consecration: Antecedents and Practice at Kirtland, Ohio,” in Wayne Ham, ed., Restoration Studies VI (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1995), 191-205.

Smith, Walter W. “History of Stewardships and Consecration as Practiced by the Latter Day Saints,” Journal of History 16 (July 1923): 257-93.

Van Orden, Bruce A. “The Law of Consecration,” in Robert L. Millet and Larry E. Dahl, eds., The Capstone of our Religion: Insights into the Doctrine and Covenants (Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1989), 81-94.

Document no. 54; LDS and RLDS D&C 49 (March 1831)

Flake, Lawrence R. “A Shaker View of a Mormon Mission,” BYU Studies 20 (Fall 1979): 94-99.

Meader, Robert F. W. “The Shakers and the Mormons,” The Shaker Quarterly 2 (Fall 1962): 83-96.

Perkins, Keith W. “The Ministry to the Shakers (D&C 49, 51, 54),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 211-24.

Document no. 56; LDS and RLDS D&C 51; (20 May 1831)

Howard, Richard P. “Resuming the Scriptural Dialogue: Sections 51:1b,e and 42:8-11,” Saints Herald 129 (1 Apr. 1982): 24.

Document no. 63; LDS and RLDS D&C 57 (20 July 1831)

Parkin, Max H. “The Courthouse Mentioned in the Revelation on Zion,” BYU Studies 14 (Summer 1974): 451-57.

Document no. 72; LDS and RLDS D&C 65 (30 Oct. 1831)

Welch, John W. and Trevor Packer, “The Document Corner: The Newly Found Manuscript of Doctrine and Covenants Section 65,” BYU Studies 33 (1993): 331-36.

[p.396] Document no. 87; LDS and RLDS D&C 76 (16 Feb. 1832)

Hicks, Michael. “Joseph Smith, W. W. Phelps, and the Poetic Paraphrase of ‘The Vision,’” Journal of Mormon History 20 (Fall 1994): 63-84.

Nyman, Monte S. “Six Visions of Eternity: Section 76,” in Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 105-18.

Document no. 94; LDS D&C 81; RLDS D&C 80 (15 March 1832)

Quinn, D. Michael. “Jesse Gause: Joseph Smith’s Little-Known Counselor,” BYU Studies 23 (Fall 1983): 487-93.

Woodford, Robert J. “Jesse Gause, Counselor to the Prophet,” BYU Studies 15 (Spring 1975): 362-64.

Document no. 100; LDS D&C 84; RLDS D&C 83 (22-23 Sept. 1832)

Millet, Robert L. “A Revelation on Priesthood (D&C 84),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 309-25.

Document no. 103; LDS D&C 87 (25 Dec. 1832)

Andrus, Hyrum L. Anticipations of the Civil War in Mormon Thought and Joseph Smith and the West. Provo, UT: Extension Publications, Brigham Young University, 1966.

Cannon, Donald Q. “A Prophecy of War (D&C 87),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scriptures, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 335-39.

Howard, Richard P. “Christmas Day, 1832: Joseph Smith Responds to the Nullification Crisis,” Saints Herald 116 (May 1969): 54.

Madison, R. Ben. “‘Beginning at the Rebellion of South Carolina’: Joseph Smith’s 1832 ‘Civil War Prophecy,’” in Joni Wilson and Ruth Ann Wood, eds., Restoration Studies VII (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1998), 73-85.

Morris, Bates. Joe Smith’s Prophecy on the Rebellion Examined and Found Wanting. Chicago: author, 1927.

Document nos. 104-105; LDS D&C 88; RLDS D&C 85 (27-28 Dec. 1832; 3 Jan. 1833)

Matthews, Robert J. “The Olive Leaf (D&C 88),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scriptures, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 340-57.

Document no. 108; LDS D&C 89; RLDS D&C 86 (27 Feb. 1833)

Alexander, Thomas. “The Word of Wisdom: From Principle to Requirement,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 14 (Fall/Autumn 1981): 78-88.

Arrington, Leonard J. “An Economic Interpretation of the ‘Word of Wisdom,’” BYU Studies 1 (Winter 1959): 37-49.

Bergera, Gary J. “Has the Word of Wisdom Changed Since 1833?” Sunstone 10 (July 1985): 32-33.

Brown, Kenneth J. “Early Nineteenth Century Health Views and the Word of Wisdom (D&C 89),” in The Seventh Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1979), 255-73.

Bush, Lester E. “The Word of Wisdom in Early Nineteenth Century Perspective,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 14 (Fall/Autumn 1981): 46-65; reprinted in Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scripture (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 161-85.

Petersen, LaMar. Hearts Made Glad: The Charges of Intemperance Against Joseph Smith the Mormon Prophet. Salt Lake City: author, 1975.

[p.397] Tyree, Alan D. “The Use of Wisdom,” Saints Herald 124 (Aug. 1977): 46-50.

Document no. 112; LDS D&C 93; RLDS D&C 90 (6 May 1833)

Garrard, LaMar E. “The Origin and Destiny of Man (D&C 93),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 365-78.

Document no. 137; LDS D&C 137 (21 Jan. 1836)

Backman, Milton V., Jr. “Witnesses of the Glories of Heaven: The historical background of Doctrine and Covenants 137,” Ensign 11 (Mar. 1981): 59-61.

Document no. 139; LDS D&C 111 (6 Aug. 1836)

Cannon, Donald Q. “Joseph Smith in Salem (D&C 111),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 432-37.

Godfrey, Kenneth W. “More Treasures Than One: Section 111,” in Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 191-204.

Proper, David R. “Joseph Smith and Salem,” Essex Institute Historical Collections 100 (Apr. 1964): 88-97.

Document nos. 150, 154; LDS D&C 118, 117 (8 July 1838)

Boone, David F. “A Time For Commitment (D&C 117 and 118),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 445-55.

Document no. 155; LDS D&C 121-122 (20 March 1839)

Woodford, Robert J. “Letters from Liberty Jail,” in Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 219-29.

Document no. 156; LDS D&C 124 (19 Jan. 1841)

Arrington, J. Earl. “William Weeks, Architect of the Nauvoo Temple,” BYU Studies 19 (Spring 1979): 337-59.

Brown, Lisle G. “The Sacred Departments for Temple Work in Nauvoo: The Assembly Room and the Council Chamber,” BYU Studies 19 (Spring 1979): 361-74.

Cloward, Robert A. “Revelations in Nauvoo (D&C 124-126),” in Robert L. Millet and Kent P. Jackson, eds., Studies in Scripture, Volume 1: The Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 476-89.

Kimball, Stanley B. “The Nauvoo Temple,” Improvement Era 66 (Nov. 1963): 974-84.

Document nos. 167-168; LDS D&C 127-128 (Sept. 1842)

Ashenhurst, Harry J., Bruce Graham, Bob Mesle and Dale Tripp, “Baptism for the Dead: A Scriptural Perspective,” Saints Herald 117 (Apr. 1970):22-23, 25.

Bishop, Guy M. “`What Has Become of Our Fathers?’ Baptism for the Dead at Nauvoo,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 23 (Summer 1990): 85-97.

Launius, Roger D. “An Ambivalent Rejection: Baptism for the Dead and the Reorganized Church Experience,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 23 (Summer 1990): 61-84.

Underwood, Grant. “Baptism for the Dead: Comparing RLDS and LDS Perspectives,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 23 (Summer 1990): 99-105.

Document no. 169; LDS D&C 132 (12 July 1843)

Backman, Danel W. “The Authorship of Doctrine and Covenants Section 132,” in The Eighth Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium: A Sesquicentennial Look at Church History (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1980), 27-44.

Compton, Todd. In Sacred Loneliness: The Plural Wives of Joseph Smith. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1997.

[p.398] Foster, Lawrence. Religion and Sexuality: Three American Communal Experiments of the Nineteenth Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 1981.

Roberts, B. H., ed. History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1959. Introduction, 5:XXIX-XLVI.

Van Wagoner, Richard S. Mormon Polygamy: A History. 2nd ed. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1989.

XVI. Atlas and Photographs

Brown, S. Kent, Donald Q. Cannon, and Richard H. Jackson, eds. Historical Atlas of Mormonism. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Holzapfel, Richard Neitzel and Jeffery T. Cottle, Old Mormon Palmyra and New England: Historic Photographs and Guide. Santa Ana, CA: Fieldbrook Productions, 1991.

                    . Old Mormon Kirtland and Missouri: Historic Photographs and Guide. Santa Ana, CA: Fieldbrook Productions, 1991.

                    . Old Mormon Nauvoo 1839-1846: Historic Photographs and Guide. Provo, UT: Grandin Book Co., 1990.

                    . A Window to the Past: A Photographic Panorama of Early Church History and the Doctrine and Covenants. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1993.

Holzapfel, Richard Neitzel, Jeffery T. Cottle, and Ted D. Stoddard, eds. Church History in Black and White: George Edward Anderson’s Photographic Mission to Latter-day Saint Historical Sites 1907 Diary, 1907-8 Photographs. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1995.

Further Readings

Church Records

Bitton, Davis and Leonard J. Arrington. Mormons and Their Historians. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1988.

Jessee, Dean C. “The Writing of Joseph Smith’s History,” BYU Studies 11 (Summer 1971): 439-73.

                    . “Joseph Smith and the Beginning of Mormon Record Keeping,” in Larry C. Porter and Susan Easton Black,, eds., The Prophet Joseph: Essays on the Life and Mission of Joseph Smith (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1988), 138-60.

                    . “Sources for the Study of Joseph Smith,” in David J. Whittaker, ed., Mormon Americana: A Guide to Sources and Collections in the United States (Provo, UT: BYU Studies, 1995), 7-28.

Peterson, Paul H. “Understanding Joseph: A Review of Published Documentary Sources,” in Susan Easton Black, and Charles D. Tate, Jr., eds., Joseph Smith: The Prophet, The Man (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, 1993), 101-16.

Searle, Howard C. “Authorship of the History of Joseph Smith: A Review Essay,” BYU Studies 21 (Winter 1981): 101-22.

Van Orden, Bruce A. “William W. Phelps’s Service in Nauvoo as Joseph Smith’s Political Clerk,” BYU Studies 32 (Winter/Spring 1992): 81-94.

New York Era of Church History

Bushman, Richard L. Joseph Smith and the Beginnings of Mormonism. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1984.

Marquardt, H. Michael and Wesley P. Walters. Inventing Mormonism: Tradition and the Historical Record. San Francisco: Smith Research Associates, 1994.

[p.399] Porter, Larry C., Milton V. Backman, Jr. and Susan Easton Black, eds., Regional Studies in Latter-day Saints Church History: New York. Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1992.

Vogel, Dan, ed. Early Mormon Documents. Vol. 1. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1996.

Ohio Era of Church History

Anderson, Karl Ricks. Joseph Smith’s Kirtland: Eyewitness Accounts. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1989.

Anderson, Richard L. “The Impact of the First Preaching in Ohio,” BYU Studies 11 (Summer 1971):474-96

Anderson, Richard L. and Peter Crawley, “The Political and Social Realities of Zion’s Camp,” BYU Studies 14 (Summer 1974): 406-20.

Backman, Milton V., Jr., ed., Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Ohio. Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1990.

                    . A Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion’s Camp 1830-1839. Provo, UT, 1982.

                    . The Heavens Resound: A History of the Latter-day Saints in Ohio 1830-1838. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1983.

Bradley, James L. Zion’s Camp 1834: Prelude to the Civil War. Salt Lake City: Publishers Press, 1990.

Hill, Marvin S., C. Keith Rooker, and Larry T. Wimmer, “The Kirtland  Economy Revisited: A Market Critique of Sectarian Economics,” BYU Studies 17 (Summer 1977): 391-482.

                    . “Cultural Crisis in the Mormon Kingdom: A Reconsideration of the Causes of Kirtland Dissent,” Church History 49 (Sept. 1980): 286-97.

Launius, Roger D. Zion’s Camp: Expedition to Missouri, 1834. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1984.

Partridge, Scott H. “The Failure of the Kirtland Safety Society,” BYU Studies 12 (Summer 1972): 437-54.

Rowley, Dennis. “The Ezra Booth Letters,” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 16 (Autumn 1983): 133-37.

Sampson, D. Paul and Larry T. Wimmer, “The Kirtland Safety Society: The Stock Ledger Book and the Bank Failure,” BYU Studies 12 (Summer 1972): 427-36.

Van Orden, Bruce A. “Zion’s Camp: A Refiner’s Fire,” in Larry C. Porter and Susan Easton Black, eds., The Prophet Joseph: Essays on the Life and Mission of Joseph Smith (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1988), 192-207.

                    , ed. “Writing to Zion: The William W. Phelps Kirtland Letters (1835-1836),” BYU Studies 33 (1993):542-93.

Missouri Era of Church History

Anderson, Richard L. “New Data for Revising the Missouri ‘Documentary History,’” BYU Studies 14 (Summer 1974): 488-501.

Dyer, Alvin R. The Refiner’s Fire: The Significance of Events Transpiring in Missouri. Rev. ed. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1968.

Garr, Arnold K. and Clark V. Johnson, eds. Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Missouri. Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1994.

Jennings, Warren A. “Isaac McCoy and the Mormons,” Missouri Historical Review 61 (Oct. [p.400] 1966): 62-82.

Johnson, Clark V., ed. Mormon Redress Petitions: Documents of the 1833-1838 Missouri Conflict. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1992.

LeSueur, Stephen C. The 1838 Mormon War in Missouri. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1987.

Lyon, T. Edgar. “Independence, Missouri, and the Mormons, 1827-1833,” BYU Studies 13 (Summer 1973): 10-19.

Parkin, Max H. “Zion’s Camp Cholera Victims Monument Dedicated,” Missouri Mormon Frontier Foundation Newsletter, No. 15 (Fall 1997): 2-6.

Romig, Ronald E. Early Independence, Missouri “Mormon” History Tour Guide. Independence: Missouri Mormon Frontier Foundation, 1994.

                    . Early Jackson County, Missouri: The “Mormon” Settlement on the Big Blue River. Independence: Missouri Mormon Frontier Foundation, 1996.

Wilcox, Pearl. The Latter Day Saints on the Missouri Frontier. Independence, MO: author, 1972.

Illinois Era of Church History

Allen, James B. “One Man’s Nauvoo: William Clayton’s Experience in Mormon Illinois,” Journal of Mormon History 6 (1979): 37-59.

[Beecher], Maureen Ursenbach, ed. “Eliza R. Snow’s Nauvoo Journal,” BYU Studies 15 (Summer 1975): 391-416.

Ehat, Andrew F. “‘It Seems Like Heaven Began on Earth’: Joseph Smith and the Constitution of the Kingdom of God,” BYU Studies 20 (Spring 1980): 253-79.

Ehat, Andrew F. and Lyndon W. Cook, eds. The Words of Joseph Smith: The Contemporary Accounts of the Nauvoo Discourses of the Prophet Joseph. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1980.

Flanders, Robert Bruce. Nauvoo Kingdom on the Mississippi. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1965.

Garrett, H. Dean, ed. Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Illinois. Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1995.

Hallwas, John E. and Roger D. Launius, eds., Cultures in Conflict: A Documentary History of the Mormon War in Illinois. Logan: Utah State University Press, 1995.

Hartley, William G. “Nauvoo Stake, Priesthood Quorums, and the Church’s First Wards,” BYU Studies 32 (Winter/Spring 1992): 57-80.

Holzapfel, Richard Neitzel and Jeni Broberg Holzapfel. Women of Nauvoo. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1992.

Howard, Richard P. “The Joseph Smith Store: Church Headquarters at Nauvoo?” Saints Herald 118 (Oct. 1971): 34.

Kimball, James L., Jr. “A Wall to Defend Zion: The Nauvoo Charter,” BYU Studies 15 (Summer 1975): 491-97.

Kimball, Stanley B. “Nauvoo,” Improvement Era 65 (July 1962): 512-17, 548-51.

Launius, Roger D. and John E. Hallwas, eds., Kingdom on the Mississippi Revisited: Nauvoo in Mormon History. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1996.

Leonard, Glen M. “Picturing the Nauvoo Legion,” BYU Studies 35 (1995): 95-135.

Lyon, T. Edgar. “Doctrinal Development of the Church During the Nauvoo Sojourn, 1839-1846,” BYU Studies 15 (Summer 1975): 435-46.

Madsen, Carol Cornwall. In Their Own Words: Women and the Story of Nauvoo. Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Co., 1994.

Marquardt, H. Michael. The Strange Marriages of Sarah Ann Whitney to Joseph Smith the Mor-[p.401]mon Prophet, Joseph C. Kingsbury and Heber C. Kimball. Salt Lake City: Modern Microfilm, 1973; rev. ed., Salt Lake City: Utah Lighthouse Ministry, 1982.

Miller, David E. and Della S. Miller. Nauvoo: The City of Joseph. Santa Barbara: Peregrine Smith, 1974; reprinted Salt Lake City: Publishers Press, 1996.

Quinn, D. Michael. “The Practice of Rebaptism at Nauvoo,” BYU Studies 18 (Winter 1978): 226-32.

Smith, Andrew F. The Saintly Scoundrel: The Life and Times of Dr. John Cook Bennett. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

Millenarian World View

Anderson, Richard L. “Joseph Smith and the Millenarian Time Table,” BYU Studies 3 (Spring-Summer 1961): 55-66.

Erickson, Dan. “As a Thief in the Night”: The Mormon Quest for Millennial Deliverance. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1998.

Leonard, Glen M. “Early Saints and the Millennium,” Ensign 9 (Aug. 1979): 43-47.

Norman, Keith E. “How Long, O Lord? The Delay of the Parousia in Mormonism,” Sunstone 8 (Jan.-Apr. 1983): 48-58.

Staker, Susan, ed. Waiting For World’s End: The Diaries of Wilford Woodruff. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1993.

Stein, Stephen J. “Sign of the Times: The Theological Foundations of Early Mormon Apocalyptic,” Sunstone 8 (Jan.-Apr. 1983): 59-65.

Underwood, Grant. The Millenarian World of Early Mormonism. Urbana: University of Illinois [Press], 1993.

Zion and Temples

Andrew, Laurel B. The Early Temples of the Mormons: The Architecture of the Millennial Kingdom in the American West. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1978.

Buerger, David John. The Mysteries of Godliness: A History of Mormon Temple Worship. San Francisco: Smith Research Associates, 1994.

Bushman, Richard L. “New Jerusalem, U.S.A.: The Early Development of the Latter-day Saint Zion Concept on the American Frontier.” Unpublished Honors thesis, Harvard College, 1955.

Higdon, M. Elizabeth. “Eyes to the Glory: The History of the Heavenly City of Zion,” in Maurice L. Draper, ed., Restoration Studies I: Sesquicentennial Edition (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1980), 269-77.

Lindgren, A. Bruce. “Zion as a Doctrine of Providence,” Restoration Studies I (1980): 287-95.

Marquardt, H. Michael. “The Independence Temple of Zion,” Restoration 5 (Oct. 1986): 13-17.

Morgan, D. J. Temples. Important Facts about the building of Temples by Latter Day Saints. Independence, MO: author, 1930[?].

Olson, Steven L. “Zion: The Structure of a Theological Revolution,” Sunstone 6 (Nov.-Dec. 1981): 21-26.

Romig, Ronald E. “Temple Lot Discoveries and the RLDS Temple,” in Garr, Arnold K. and Clark V. Johnson, eds., Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: Missouri (Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1994), 313-35.

Romig, Ronald E. and John H. Siebert, “Jackson County, 1831-1833: A Look at the Development of Zion,” in Maurice L. Draper and Debra Combs, eds., Restoration Studies [p.402] III (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1986), 286-304.

                    . “The Genesis of Zion and Kirtland and the Concept of Temples,” in Marjorie B. Troeh and Eileen M. Terril, eds., Restoration Studies IV (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1988), 99-123.

Joseph Smith’s Correction of the King James Version Bible

Barney, Kevin L. “The Joseph Smith Translation and Ancient Texts of the Bible,” Dialogue, A Journal of Mormon Thought 19 (Fall 1986): 85-102; reprinted in Dan Vogel, ed., The Word of God: Essays on Mormon Scriptures (Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1990), 143-60.

Harris, James R. “Changes in the Book of Moses and Their Implications Upon a Concept of Revelation,” BYU Studies 8 (Summer 1968): 361-82.

Howard, Richard P. Restoration Scriptures: A Study of Their Textual Development. Independence, MO: Herald House, 1969, chaps. 5-9; 2nd ed., 1995, chaps. 4-7.

Hutchinson, Anthony A. “The Joseph Smith Revision and the Synoptic Problem: An Alternative View,” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 5 (1985): 47-53.

Knecht, Stephen R. The Story of Joseph Smith’s Bible Translation: A Documented History. Salt Lake City: Associated Resea[r]ch Consultants Publication, 1977.

                    , ed. “The New Translation of the Old and New Testaments.” The Book of Genesis, unpublished manuscript, 1984. RLDS archives.

                    . “Three Interesting Aspects of the Joseph Smith Translation Manuscripts and History,” Restoration 4 (Oct. 1985): 20-24.

Matthews, Robert J. “The ‘New Translation’ of the Bible, 1830-1833: Doctrinal Development During the Kirtland Era,” BYU Studies 11 (Summer 1971): 400-22.

                    . “A Plainer Translation:” Joseph Smith’s Translation of the Bible, A History and Commentary. Provo, UT: Brigham Young University Press, 1975.

                    . “Some Relationships between Joseph Smith’s Translation of the Bible and the Doctrine and Covenants,” in The Seventh Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium, The Doctrine and Covenants (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1979), 1-16.

                    . “The Joseph Smith Translation: A Primary Source for the Doctrine and Covenants,” in Hearken, O Ye People: Discourses on the Doctrine and Covenants (Sandy, UT: Randall Book Co., 1984), 79-92.

Mesle, C. Robert. “Reinterpreting the Inspired Version,” in Maurice L. Draper, ed., Restoration Studies III (Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House, 1986), 254-58.

Millet, Robert L. “Joseph Smith’s Translation of the Bible and the Synoptic Problem,” John Whitmer Historical Association Journal 5 (1985): 41-46.

                    . “From Translations to Revelations: Joseph Smith’s Translation of the Bible and the Doctrine and Covenants,” in Larry C. Porter, Milton V. Backman, Jr., and Susan Easton Black, eds., Regional Studies in Latter-day Saint Church History: New York (Provo, UT: Department of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University, 1992), 215-34.

Millet, Robert L. and Robert J. Matthews, eds. Plain and Precious Truths Restored: The Doctrinal and Historical Significance of the Joseph Smith Translation. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1995.

Nyman, Monte S. and Robert L. Millet, eds. The Joseph Translation: The Restoration of Plain and Precious Things. Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1985.