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August Young Women Lesson: Why is Chastity Important?

by The Exponent | Lesson Helps

Our young women’s (and young men’s) teachers are asked to choose what lesson they will offer on any given w...


Samuel Brannan: the Mormon leader in California matched wits with Brigham Young

by Standard-Examiner | Everything Else

Samuel Brannan is unique among Mormon historical figures because his role goes beyond his contribution to M...


Mormonism in the News: Getting It Right

by Newsroom | Official Church Info

The Salt Lake Tribune: A Glimpse Inside a Mormon Missionary Training Center The Salt Lake Tribune reporter ...


Mormon convert named Calif. Young Mother of the Year

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Stephanie Williams McKnight, named by American Mothers, Inc. as the California Young Mother of the Year, fo...


Elder Holland to mission presidents: Know God

by | Official Church Info

Bearing fervent witness of the reality and divinity of the Godhead, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland told mission p...

On being learned

by Millennial Star | Best of LDS Blogs

One of the most striking messages for me when I first read the Book of Mormon is the constant condemnation ...


'If the devil will let us alone for 10 years': Story behind the Utah War

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My daughter, Morag, has always maintained (with a twinkle in her eye) that Heavenly Father has a sense of h...


How LDS missionaries escaped death during Liberian civil war

by LDS History - Official | Everything Else

The LDS Church was still in its infancy in Liberia when civil war erupted in the West African nation, threa...


Answering Questions About LDS Church History

by LDS Media Talk | What We Believe

How do you answer friends who say that some of LDS Church history, like angels and buried gold plates, is h...


Read some of Elder Gordon B. Hinckley's newswriting from 1936

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

They came nearly five hundred strong. Every portion of food was served in a piece of yesterday’s newspaper ...