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The Vitality of Mormonism: Brief Essays on Distinctive Doctrines of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
(LARGE PRINT EDITION) This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.
Hardcover, 348 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Kessinger Publishing
(first published 2006)
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Often James E. Talmage's work intimidates readers with a combination of scholarly dialogue, underscored by his scientific background, early 20th century formality and the overwhelming sense that he is just smarter than you. While his works like Jesus the Christ and The Articles of Faith have been known to give readers headaches for trying to work the denseness of his style, this collection of short essays is a great starting point for those who want to read more about the basic beliefs of the LD ...more
James Edward Talmage was a member of the Council of the Twelve Apostles, and a resident of Salt Lake City, Utah. He was born Sunday Sept. 21, 1862, at Hungerford, Berkshire, England, the son of James Joyce Talmage and his wife, Susannah Preater. He is the first son and second child in a family of eight. He was baptized and confirmed a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at th ...moreMore about James E. Talmage...