By: Grow, Matthew J. & R. Eric Smith
Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University: 2017
Seller ID: 58461
Condition: New in New Dust Jacket
Brand new hardcover book!
; Three months before his death, Joseph Smith established the Council of Fifty, a confidential group that he believed would protect the Latter-day Saints in their political rights and one day serve as the government of the kingdom of God. The Council of Fifty operated under the leadership of Joseph Smith and then Brigham Young, playing a key role in Joseph Smith's presidential campaign and in preparing for the Mormon exodus to the West. The council's minutes had never been available until they were published by the Joseph Smith Papers in September 2016, meani... View More...