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J. Golden Kimball

Claude Richards

J. Golden Kimball

the story of a unique personality

by Claude Richards

  • 40 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Bookcraft in Salt Lake City, Utah .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938.,
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints -- Presidents -- Biography.,
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints -- Sermons.,
    • Mormons -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementClaude Richards.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8695.K52 R5 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination398 p. :
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL853831M
      ISBN 100884941442
      LC Control Number95134717

      An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. J. Golden Kimball: The Story of a Unique Personality by Claude Richards An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. Today is the birthday of J. Golden Kimball, one of the most colorful characters in Mormon history. Even as a Seventy and the son of a Prophet, he wasn’t perfect and everybody knew it.

      LDS Daily, in their June 9 issue reports on a book by Claude Richards written in titled J. Golden Kimball; the story of a unique personality. The book is available in libraries or you can download a PDF from the LDS Daily website. Among his humorous statements is this gem about the Book of Mormon: “We have the Book of Mormon, and if there is anything on earth that has. things. I agree with James Kimball. It doesn't really matter. If someone said Golden said it, let's include it in the books. After all, J. Golden Kimball is more myth than history. And that's okay. We need to be reminded of our humanness, and Uncle Golden was just the one to do it. This is a wonderful collection of J. Golden Kimball stories.

        Golden was a Mormon general authority at the turn if the century with a penchant for using colorful language. Pat Bagley, Tribune editorial cartoonist Photo Courtesy Utah State Historical Society Mormon general authority J. Golden Kimball James Kimball was a great-grandnephew of J. Golden Kimball and is said to bear an uncanny resemblance to. J. Golden Kimball - the very name conjures up salty anecdotes and humorous stories. His straight talk and colorful language have led some to call him the Mormon Check out the deal on J. Golden: the Life & Times of the Funniest General Authority Ever! at ce: $


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J. Golden Kimball by Claude Richards Download PDF EPUB FB2

The sharp wit of a free-thinking Mormon J. Golden Kimball book hero. In The J. Golden Kimball Stories, beloved and iconoclastic Mormon humorist J. Golden Kimball () speaks on death, marriage, love, hell, God, and everything in between. Compiled by Eric A. Eliason from previously unpublished archival resources, this collection of stories, anecdotes, and jokes captures the irreverent comedy and /5(8).

Containing over 60 sermons and covering almost 45 years, this book is the most complete account of J. Golden Kimball's sermons, and gives us an invaluable insight into his faith and beliefs/5(6). Golden Kimball truly was a "remarkable man". I am giving this book only 3 stars because it is basically a 'cut and paste' from what seem like more in-depth biographies/5.

The gift was a book called The J. Golden Kimball Stories, by Eric A. Eliason. Son of the prominent early Latter-day Saint Heber Kimball, Jonathan Golden Kimball became a member of the Council of Seventy in   J. Golden Kimball was a General Authority of the LDS Church.

He served as one of the Presidents of Seventy. Many readers will be familiar with his wit, but few will be aware of the depth of his wisdom and the extent of his inspiration until they have read this book.5/5(3).

In J. Golden Kimball: The Remarkable Man Behind the Colorful Stories, readers are invited to come to better know this legendary man made famous by his unique humor and powerful testimony. From a chronicle of Kimball’s youthful adventures to the legacy he forged in his more than forty years as a General Authority, gear up for a rollicking ride /5(4).

"J. Golden Kimball is known not so much for what he did but for what he said," as Kathryn Jenkins Gordon notes in her recent biography of him, "J.

Golden Kimball: The Remarkable Man Behind the Colorful Stories.". J. Golden Kimball served for forty-six years as a General Authority, giving thousands of sermons and visiting just about every Latter-day Saint settlement in the Intermountain West. Golden lived in a time of rapid technological change, which he witnessed as her traveled visiting far-flung members of the Church.

Golden Kimball the very name conjures up salty anecdotes and humorous stories. His straight talk and colorful language have led some to call him the Mormon Mark Twain or Will Rogers.

Drawing heavily from the diaries, letters, and speeches of J. Golden Kimball, James Arrington has created a masterful look into the life of this unique LDS 5/5(1).

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. -An acquaintance met J. Golden Kimball on the street one day and in conversation asked, "Do you believe that Jonah was swallowed by the whale?" "When I get to heaven I'll ask Jonah," J. Golden answered.

"But," said the man, "what if Jonah is not there?" "Then you will have to ask him," Golden quickly replied. Golden Kimball. 51 likes. Jonathan Golden Kimball was a leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving as a member of the First Council of the Seventy from Followers:   At the end of the article, it has this list of "supposed" J.

Golden Kimball quotes: * "I love all of the brethren, but I love some a hell of a lot more than I do others." * Speaking at a funeral in San Francisco, J. Golden Kimball remarked he knew the deceased was a good man because he read the church-owned Deseret News.

Golden Kimball (9 June – 2 September ) was a Latter-day Saint leader remembered for his folksy speaking. Quotes [].

I am ready to confess that I am keyed up to a pretty high tension, and the only thing I am afraid of is that I will say just what I think, which would be unwise, no doubt. Golden Kimball's Golden Moments (#CF) from Cedar Fort Publishing & Pioneer Plus.

available on J onathan Golden Kimball, LDS Church general authority, is best known as one of the most colorful and humorous folk heroes in Mormon history. Born 26 June in Salt Lake City to Christeen Golden and Heber C. Kimball, J.

Golden was part of the first generation of Mormons to be born in Utah after the move west inand as one of sixty-five children fathered by Heber C. Kimball, he knew. The anecdotes included in the last three chapters of the book are meant to show how oral tradition works.

The narratives in chapter 9 (ten texts) are meant to exemplify the distinction between the first-person accounts of people who actually spoke with J. Golden. As far as a J. Golden Kimball history goes, you get a fairly thorough sketch in my book, but the book I am eagerly waiting for is the biography James Kimball was working on before he died.

James Kimball was a nephew of Elder Golden who did a popular one-man-show on Utah public television that readers might remember.

In J. Golden Kimball: The Remarkable Man Behind the Colorful Stories, readers are invited to come to better know this legendary man made famous by his unique humor and powerful testimony.

From a chronicle of Kimball’s youthful adventures to the legacy he forged in his more than forty years as a General Authority, gear up for a rollicking ride. The events surrounding the publication of The Golden Legacy well illustrate the controversy that followed J.

Golden Kimball during much of his life: InBrigham Young University Press published the first edition and then recalled it after the sale of a few copies. The second edition, published by Peregrine Smith, Inc., is a reprint of the first except for two stories which are replaced by.

J. Golden Kimball's Addiction J. Golden Kimball reportedly had an addiction to coffee. One time he was traveling with two of the Brethren when they stopped at a restaurant for refreshment.

J. Golden promptly ordered his usual, and one of the brethren leaned forward and whispered, "Why, Brother Kimball, I'd rather commit adultery than drink that cup of coffee.".

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the J. Golden Kimball: The Story of an Unique Personality by Claude Richards at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Brand: Deseret Book Company.Genre/Form: Sermons: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richards, Claude.

J. Golden Kimball. Salt Lake City, Utah, Deseret News Press,