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Discover the testimony of the prophet joseph smith, through video depictions of his ministry and teachings. Active members of the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints, the mormon church, have received a spiritual witness that joseph smith, who organized the church under the guidance of. Final moments at carthage jail the events leading to the death of mormon founder joseph smith it grew paradoxically out of events within the mormon church. Mormonism began with joseph smith, jr, who was born on dec 23, 1805, in vermont the mormons claim to be the true church and lay claim to the legal succession of the church presidency.