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(RNS) Joseph Smith founded the Mormon faith after he said he was visited in a grove of trees by God and Jesus; he was the first Mormon to run for president, but not the last. RNS file photo courtesy of the Museum of Church History and Art/The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

(RNS) Joseph Smith founded the Mormon faith after he said he was visited in a grove of trees by God and Jesus; he was the first Mormon to run for president, but not the last. RNS file photo courtesy of the Museum of Church History and Art/The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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(RNS) Joseph Smith founded the Mormon faith after he said he was visited in a grove of trees by God and Jesus; he was the first Mormon to run for president, but not the last. RNS file photo courtesy of the Museum of Church History and Art/The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.