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A Lion and A Lamb

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A Return to Palmyra In 1830 the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints was established in Palmyra New York But within a few short years persecution had driven the Saints away from the Church’s birthplace For many decades northwestern New York was a hostile place for a Mormon However in 1915 President Joseph F Smith felt impressed the time h. Mormon pioneering story

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Five year calling stretched on for many years they were instrumental in many key events such as the acuisition of the Hill Cumorah and other prominent sites Most importantly their sacrifices and faithfulness opened the way for thousands of Saints to visit Palmyra in later years and partake of the Spirit of the Lord that is there This is their stor. This is the story of Willard and Rebecca Bean's 24 year mission to return the LDS church to its roots in western New York It's not a traditionally written history book It is much loosely told and lovingly told I found the Beans fascinating and I think I might have come away from the book loving them almost as much as their grandson the author I found this story so uplifting their experiences exceptional If a person goes into it looking for a strict coldly researched unbiased retelling of historical events this will be an eyebrow lifter However if you let yourself just sit back and enjoy a family history tale this is a true find I hope someday to meet Willard Bean and shake his hand

Rand H. Packer Ü 9 summary

Ad come for the Church to again have a presence there He called Willard and Rebecca Bean to return to Palmyra As a former prizefighter Willard had the temperament to withstand the unkind words and harsh treatment they received from their neighbors while Rebecca s kind demeanor served to create friends out of former enemies As the couple s initial. The story of Willard and Rebecca Bean a young couple called to serve a mission in Palmyra NY in 1915 Back then there was still much hostility toward Mormons in that area He was a boxer and not afraid of anyone or anything She was a great cook and hostess Over the next 24 years they slowly but surely made friends and helped turn the tide of anger while living on the old Joseph Smith homestead They were also instrumental in the church's purchase of the Hill CumorahI actually just bought this book I enjoyed it so much I'm hoping to get our book club to read it

  • Paperback
  • 180
  • A Lion and A Lamb
  • Rand H. Packer
  • English
  • 22 August 2019
  • 9781932898736

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