Episode 2: “What Is to Be Done?”

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“Episode 2: ‘What Is to Be Done?’” The First Vision (2020)

“Episode 2,” The First Vision

Joseph Smith Papers Podcast: Episode 2: “What Is to Be Done?”

Episode 2: “What Is to Be Done?”

In 1820 Joseph Smith was seeking answers to the pressing questions of his soul. He wanted to know which church was the Church of Jesus Christ, but that was not his only question. This episode examines Joseph Smith’s search for eternal answers. It reveals how his search was influenced by—and ultimately differed from—the search of his friends and neighbors.

Guests: Rachel Cope, Steven Harper, Christopher Jones

Read the full transcript of the episode here.