944-946: Joseph Smith’s First Vision, and how the Church and its Apologists Mislead
June 18, 2018
In response to a recent article published in the Deseret News titled “Defending the Faith: The supposed scandal of multiple First Vision accounts” by past Mormon Stories guest Dan Peterson, we assemble an all-star panel to conduct a deep dive into: 1) The multiple and conflicting accounts of Joseph Smith’s first vision, and 2) How the Mormon church and apologists mislead church members about the issue. Our panelists include Sandra Tanner, Mark Crego, Warren Ludlow, and Johnny Stephenson.
Learning that his article has caused a commotion of both scorn and support, Dan Peterson wrote the following response.