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New Emma Smith Movie Seeks to Honor LDS Prophet’s Wife

New Emma Smith Movie Seeks to Honor LDS Prophet’s Wife

A new film with a unique perspective on Emma Hale Smith will open in theaters June 1st in Utah. In Emma’s Footsteps examines the life of Joseph Smith, Jr.’s wife after his death, addressing many questions that have lingered. “If any woman today was left widowed by the violent death of her husband,” said director Brittany Wiscombe, “only to next …

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10 Interesting Facts About Emma Smith

10 Interesting Facts About Emma Smith

Emma Smith is one of the most fascinating characters of the Restoration. She is remembered for her unrelenting strength and ability to overcome hardships. On the anniversary of her birth, which took place on July 10, 1804, in Harmony, Pennsylvania, here are ten interesting facts you may not have known about Emma Smith. ONE. Emma wasn’t planning on eloping. In …

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Emma Smith’s Copy of the Book of Mormon Discovered

Lynn and Tanya Bascom, an LDS couple from Bountiful, Utah, went on vacation this past June, touring some of the nation’s historical sites in the Boston, Massachusetts, area. At the home of John Quincy Adams, they found an 1841 copy of the Book of Mormon that originally belonged to someone very special in Church history — Emma Smith, wife of …

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