On This Day

About April 25, 1830

Colesville, New York—
Joseph Smith performed the first miracle after the organization of the Church by casting a devil out of Newel Knight.

April 25, 1835

Geauga County, Ohio—
State of Ohio v. Smith: A transcript of the proceedings of the case was given to lawyer Reuben Hitchcock, the prosecuting attorney for this case in the Court of Common Pleas.

April 25, 1837

Geauga County, Ohio—
Newbould v. Rigdon, Smith, and Cowdery: Rigdon, Joseph Smith, and Cowdery were arrested. A bail bond was subsequently posed by Martin Harris and five others.

April 25, 1839

Iowa—
Joseph Smith went to Iowa with a committee of the Church to select a place for the relocation of the Saints from Missouri.
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April 25, 1844

Nauvoo, Illinois—
Joseph Smith told a reporter from the St. Louis Gazette that he had gained his power by the principles of truth and virtue.

On This Day—Expanded

Spring 1820

Manchester, New York—
God the Father and Jesus Christ appeared to the fourteen-year-old Joseph Smith in answer to his prayer.

Spring 1829

Harmony, Pennsylvania—
Joseph Smith received Doctrine and Covenants 10, a revelation about the designs of wicked men who had made alterations to the 116 lost manuscript pages. Parts of this revelation may have been received as early as summer 1828.

April 21 to about May 10, 1829

Harmony, Pennsylvania—
Joseph Smith continued dictating the translation of the Book of Mormon to Oliver Cowdery.
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About April 25, 1830

Colesville, New York—
Joseph Smith performed the first miracle after the organization of the Church by casting a devil out of Newel Knight.

April 25, 1835

Geauga County, Ohio—
State of Ohio v. Smith: A transcript of the proceedings of the case was given to lawyer Reuben Hitchcock, the prosecuting attorney for this case in the Court of Common Pleas.

April 25, 1837

Geauga County, Ohio—
Newbould v. Rigdon, Smith, and Cowdery: Rigdon, Joseph Smith, and Cowdery were arrested. A bail bond was subsequently posed by Martin Harris and five others.

April 25, 1839

Iowa—
Joseph Smith went to Iowa with a committee of the Church to select a place for the relocation of the Saints from Missouri.
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April 25, 1844

Nauvoo, Illinois—
Joseph Smith told a reporter from the St. Louis Gazette that he had gained his power by the principles of truth and virtue.

April 1845

Unknown location—
Reid v. Smith: Payment in case of charge of riot and treason by the state of Illinois.
Winter Quarters

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