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* [[wikipedia:The Book of Mormon|The Book of Mormon]]
 
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** [[wikipedia:Book of Abraham|Book of Abraham]] (see also: [http://www.irr.org/mit/Books/BHOH/bhohintr.html By His Own Hand Upon Papyrus])
 
* [[wikipedia:Doctrine and Covenants|Doctrine and Covenants]]
 
* [[wikipedia:Doctrine and Covenants|Doctrine and Covenants]]
 
** [[wikipedia:List of code names in the Doctrine and Covenants|List of code names in the Doctrine and Covenants]]
 
** [[wikipedia:List of code names in the Doctrine and Covenants|List of code names in the Doctrine and Covenants]]
 
The Mormons believe that the canon can occasionally be added to, hence the term "open scriptural canon". Most branches of Christianity do not accept this practice, believing that canon must remain fixed.
 
The Mormons believe that the canon can occasionally be added to, hence the term "open scriptural canon". Most branches of Christianity do not accept this practice, believing that canon must remain fixed.

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Overview

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a religious organization founded in New York State (United States) in 1830. Its members are known throught the world as Mormons. Its headquarters today is in Salt Lake City, Utah, where the Church has had significant influence since Mormons founded it in 1847 after gathering first in the Western Reserve area of Ohio in the 1830's, in western Missouri during the same timeframe, and in Illinois in the 1840's.

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The Mormons believe that the canon can occasionally be added to, hence the term "open scriptural canon". Most branches of Christianity do not accept this practice, believing that canon must remain fixed.