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Why Columbus Matters

Some thoughts about Christopher Columbus and the Restoration October 12, 2015, marks the 523rd anniversary of the an event that changed the world. Three small wooden sailing ships from Palos, Spain, dropped anchor in a bay on the westward side … Continue reading

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“De-Mystifying” Columbus

For the past few months I have been living in the 15th century. Or at least my mind and thoughts have been in the 15th century; my body is still in the 21st century where I have access to electricity, … Continue reading

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“This was the fire that burned within me”

My Obsession with Columbus I was in my early teens when I read the Book of Mormon for the first time. That first reading was more an effort to understand the story lines and the geography than to learn doctrine, … Continue reading

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