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title: Why Did Emma Smith Remain in Nauvoo after the Death of Joseph Smith?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-emma-smith-remain-in-nauvoo-after-the-death-of-joseph-smith
pubDate: November 30, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #625
Doctrine and Covenants 25:5–6
author: BMC Team
guid: 879
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Portrait of Emma Hale Smith. Oil on canvas, David Rogers, 1842. Image via the Joseph Smith Papers.
title: Why was Joseph Smith Murdered?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-was-joseph-smith-murdered
pubDate: November 25, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #624
Doctrine and Covenants 135:1
author: BMC Team
guid: 878
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Painting of Carthage Jail by Al Rounds. Painting of The Prophet Joseph Smith, by Alvin Gittins.
title: Why Did Joseph Smith File for Bankruptcy?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-joseph-smith-file-for-bankruptcy
pubDate: November 4, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #623
Doctrine and Covenants 104:78
author: BMC Team
guid: 877
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Painting of the "Steamboat Heroine" of 1832 by Peter Rindlisbacher. Image via The Oklahoman and The Oklahoma History Center.
title: Why Was the Nauvoo City Charter Important for Protecting the Saints?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-was-the-nauvoo-city-charter-important-for-protecting-the-saints
pubDate: October 26, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #622
Doctrine and Covenants 134:1
author: BMC Team
guid: 876
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Painting of the Heber C. Kimball home in Nauvoo by Al Rounds. Image of the Nauvoo Charter from the Library of Congress.
title: Why Did Joseph Write His Famous Letter from Liberty Jail?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-joseph-write-his-famous-letter-from-liberty-jail
pubDate: October 19, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #621
Doctrine and Covenants 121:1
author: BMC Team
guid: 875
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Windows at Liberty by Andrew Knaupp. Submitted to the 2021 Book of Mormon Central Art Contest.
title: Why Were the Saints Driven from Missouri in the Fall of 1838?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-were-the-saints-driven-from-missouri-in-the-fall-of-1838
pubDate: October 12, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #620
Doctrine and Covenants 121:6
author: BMC Team
guid: 874
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Cold Missouri Night by Joseph Brickey
title: Why Is the “Pentecostal” Season in Kirtland Believable?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-is-the-pentecostal-season-in-kirtland-believable
pubDate: October 5, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #619
Doctrine and Covenants 110:1
author: BMC Team
guid: 873
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Christ Appears in Kirtland Temple by Walter Rane. Image via Gospel Media Library.
title: Why Was Doctrine and Covenants Section 88 Quoted in Section 109?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-was-doctrine-and-covenants-section-88-quoted-in-section-109
pubDate: September 28, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #618
Doctrine and Covenants 109:6
author: BMC Team
guid: 872
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Doctrine and Covenants 88 and 109 via The Joseph Smith Papers. Image of the Kirtland Temple via Kenneth Mays
title: Why Must There Be Unity within the Presiding Quorums of the Church?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-must-there-be-unity-within-the-presiding-quorums-of-the-church
pubDate: September 21, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #617
Doctrine and Covenants 107:27
author: BMC Team
guid: 871
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The Twelve Apostles and First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the Rome, Italy Temple Visitor Center. Image via Church of Jesus Christ.
title: Why Did Joseph Smith File a Legal Complaint against Doctor Philastus Hurlbut?
link: https://www.knowhy.bookofmormoncentral.org/knowhy/why-did-joseph-smith-file-a-legal-complaint-against-doctor-philastus-hurlbut
pubDate: September 14, 2021
description:
KnoWhy #616
Joseph Smith—History 1:33
author: BMC Team
guid: 870
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Jurors Listening to Counsel, Supreme Court, New York City Hall, New York. Drawn by Winslow Homer, 1869. Image via Met Museum.