Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days is a planned four-volume history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, published beginning in 2018 by the church.[1] The first volume of Saints was initially published in fourteen languages and made available as a free digital book.[2] It was written by a team of writers, edited by another team, and reviewed by several historians for accuracy.[3]

Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
SubjectThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church history, Joseph Smith
GenreHistory
PublisherThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Publication date
September 4, 2018 (Vol. 1), February 2020 (Vol. 2)
Media typePrint (softcover), Online
Pages699 (Vol. 1)
ISBN9781629724928
OCLC1029775588
Preceded byComprehensive History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (1930) 

The text of the book is available for free on the church's website or in its Gospel Library App for mobile devices.

Summary of volumesEdit

  • Volume 1 (2018): The Standard of Truth: 1815–1846
Beginning with the childhood of Joseph Smith and ending with the Mormon exodus from Nauvoo, Illinois.[2]
  • Volume 2 (2020, anticipated): No Unhallowed Hand: 1846-1893
Beginning with the Mormon exodus from Nauvoo, Illinois.[4]

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