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Mormon Prophet and 10th President, Joseph Fielding Smith, as soon as said:

Mormonism, because it is termed, needs to stand or fall at the tale of Joseph Smith. He was once both a prophet of God, divinely referred to as, competently appointed and commissioned, or he used to be one of many largest frauds this global has ever visible. there is not any center floor. If Joseph Smith was once a deceiver, who willfully tried to deceive the folks, then he will be uncovered; his claims could be refuted, and his doctrines proven to be fake . . . The doctrines of fake academics won't stand the try out while attempted through the approved criteria of size, the Scriptures.
--Doctrines of Salvation, 1:188.

Brigham younger, Prophet and moment President provided this challenge:

Well, now learn the nature of the Savior, and consider the nature of these who've written the outdated and New testomony; after which evaluate them with the nature of Joseph Smith, the founding father of this paintings . . . and you'll find that his personality stands as reasonable as that of any man's pointed out within the Bible. we will locate no one who provides a greater personality to the area . . . than Joseph Smith.
--Journal of Discourses, Vol. 14, p. 203.

Combining their examine in Mormonism to writer this paintings, Charles A. Crane and his son, Steven A. Crane, want to settle for the problem and express why many, even one of the LDS religion, are Ashamed of Joseph.

Charles A. Crane (DMin, Luther-Rice Seminary) has written various books and articles in this topic, together with, Christianity & Mormonism. He served as President of Boise Bible university for almost decades.

Steven A. Crane (DMin, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary) has written a variety of articles and books together with Is Mormonism Now Christian? and Marveling with Mark. He serves because the Senior Minister at Eagle Christian Church.

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