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15 Powerful LDS Resources for Battling Depression

by Seth Adam Smith | Mormon Life

The holidays are supposed to be a time of joy, but for many, it can be a time of intense depression. Seth A...

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The Thanksgiving I Decided to Turn Myself in to Jail

by Jason F. Wright | Mormon Life

On Thanksgiving night in 2008, Taylor Richards of Sandy, Utah sat in his dark car a few miles from his pare...

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Temple Square Releases List of Christmas and New Year's Eve Performances for 2016

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Fun Mormon Life

Although the lights at Temple Square are reason enough to visit every Christmas season, Temple Square relea...

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Annie Schmidt's Final Song Released & Her Funeral Arrangements Announced

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

The Schmidt family announced funeral services for Annie Schmidt, who died in a hiking accident on October 1...

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President Monson in a Lei + Unique General Authority Connections to the Polynesian Cultural Center

by Jannalee Rosner | Fun

When Thomas S. Monson was called to the Quorum of the Twelve in October of 1963, one of the first assignmen...

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Annie Schmidt's Brother Shares the Song He & Annie Were Working on When She Died, "Why Do You Have to Go?"

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Mormon Life

"Before my sister Annie left on her LDS mission a few years ago, we wrote a song together about her leaving...

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When President Jimmy Carter Offered a Prayer in the Tabernacle

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Utah has hosted a variety of presidents from President Ulysses S. Grant to President John F. Kennedy. But t...

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The Ultimate Donny Osmond Quiz

by Jenny Spencer | Humor Fun

Donny Osmond has been making the rounds in Mormondom for years—and proving to the world that Mormons really...

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When an Apostle Gave a Controversial Dedicatory Prayer Over Jerusalem & What It Means to Us Today

by Jannalee Rosner | Mormon Life

Today marks a unique 175th anniversary in Church history. On October 24, 1841, Elder Orson Hyde traveled to...

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Jon Schmidt's Family Shares Their Faith After Search for Daughter Suspended Sunday

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

“I don’t think she’s still alive. I don’t think she’s survived,” Michelle Schmidt, mother of the missing hi...