The first volume of The Joseph Smith Papers series, Journals, Volume 1, became an overnight bestseller. The much-anticipated Journals, Volume 2, covers the Nauvoo period from December 1841 to April 20, 1843. Two major documents are featured in this volume:
The journals provide background information about Joseph's life and early Church history and form the foundation for the official history of the Church. Among the key events described in this volume are the creation of the Relief Society; the building of the Nauvoo temple; and revelations on the nature of God, and baptism for the dead. Three letters from Emma are also included. These journals provide insights about the Prophet Joseph's personality, including account of him functioning as mayor of Nauvoo, store operator, and general in the Nauvoo legion.
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