Mormon en Murder Of Joseph Smith: Alex Beam's "American Crucifixion" <p>We're sitting down with Boston Globe columnist Alex Beam to talk about his new book, "American Crucifixion," examining the life of Joseph Smith, founder of the Mormon Church.</p><p><strong><u>GUEST</u>:&nbsp; </strong></p><ul><li><a href=""><strong>Alex Beam</strong></a> – columnist for the Boston Globe and author of <a href="">several books</a>, most recently “American Crucifixion.”</li></ul><p><strong>LINKS:</strong></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Exchange 48881 at Murder Of Joseph Smith: Alex Beam's "American Crucifixion" N.H. Mormons Navigate "Mormon Moment" As Election Day Nears <p>Governor Mitt Romney’s connection to New Hampshire is well-documented.&nbsp; He <a href="">owns a house</a> on Lake Winnipesaukee, which he visits regularly.&nbsp; And the Mormon meetinghouse in Wolfeboro serves as his second spiritual home.&nbsp; But what’s less understood by many outside Mormonism is what it’s like being a member of this religious minority in northern New England.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 22:48:00 +0000 Amanda Loder 15664 at N.H. Mormons Navigate "Mormon Moment" As Election Day Nears What The IRS Could Learn From Mormons Many religious traditions stress the importance of charity. But Mormons are remarkable for the amount and the precision with which they give to their church.<p>The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints teaches that each Mormon in good standing should tithe 10 percent of his or her income. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 05:01:00 +0000 Robert Smith 2240 at What The IRS Could Learn From Mormons A Latter Day Crisis <p>The Mormon Church is at a crossroads, with young members leaving in droves. We'll hear about their plan reverse the trend, and a young, gay mormon weighs in with his perspective.</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 16:30:34 +0000 Virginia Prescott 1741 at A Latter Day Crisis Mormons in New Hampshire Fall Back on the Church When Needed <div class="transcript"><p>During these tough economic times people often turn to churches, synagogues and other faith-based organizations for help. Maybe the church runs a shelter, maybe congregants cook food for a family, maybe the temple has a clothing drive.</p><p>But while communities of faith will do what they can to help their members and others in the community, few are as well-organized as the Mormon church.</p><p>NHPR Correspondent Sheryl Rich-Kern has the story.</p> Thu, 07 Jan 2010 17:00:00 +0000 Sheryl Rich-Kern 10927 at