October 2, 2015 we interviewed Dr. Michael Hubbard MacKay on the 1835 Doctrine and Covenants. He said that this first edition of the Doctrine and Covenants becomes the first and seminal volume of Mormon history. All of early Latter-day Saint history is understood and constructed around this volume. Brother MacKay said with great emphasis that the Saints are not a people of the book but a people of the prophets.
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