Category: Letter

David O. McKay Evolution Letter – February 15, 1957 0

David O. McKay Evolution Letter – February 15, 1957

On February 15, 1957 the President of the Church, David O. McKay, penned a letter to William Lee Stokes claiming that “On the subject of organic evolution the Church has officially taken no position.”...

Historical Scriptural Statements on Race 0

Historical Scriptural Statements on Race

Moses 7:8, 22 8 For behold, the Lord shall curse the land with much heat, and the barrenness thereof shall go forth forever; and there was a blackness came upon all the children of...

Letters Between the Danbury Baptists and Thomas Jefferson 0

Letters Between the Danbury Baptists and Thomas Jefferson

Letter from the Danbury Baptists: The address of the Danbury Baptist Association in the State of Connecticut, assembled October 7, 1801. To Thomas Jefferson, Esq., President of the United States of America Sir, Among...

The Wentworth Letter 0

The Wentworth Letter

March 1, 1842.—At the request of Mr. John Wentworth, editor and proprietor of the Chicago Democrat, I have written the following sketch of the rise, progress, persecution, and faith of the Latter-day Saints, of...