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Funeral Announced for LDS Teen Killed in Florida Shooting

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 16, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Petty family announced that the funeral for their daughter, Alaina Petty—who was killed in the Parkland...


Family of LDS Teen Slain in Florida Shooting Releases Statement, Testifies of Eternal Families and God's Love

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 15, 2018 | Mormon Life

At least a dozen Latter-day Saints were at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School when a gunman opened fire o...


LDS Teen Slain, Another Injured After Florida Shooting Kills 17

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 15, 2018 | Mormon Life

An LDS teen passed away and another has undergone several surgeries for injuries sustained during the deadl...


Elder Holland's Valentine's Message That Might Change How You Show Love

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 14, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

During the Valentine's season, everyone's thoughts turn toward romance and love. But Elder Jeffrey R. Holla...


Hilarious Video: British “Journalist” Investigates the Peculiar World of Mormon Dating

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 14, 2018 | Videos Fun

What happens when an outsider is suddenly thrust into the world of Mormon dating? Well, you get some hilari...


6 Famous Olympians Who Became Mormon

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 13, 2018 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Over 100 LDS athletes have competed in the Olympics, with  five competing in the 2018 Winter Olympic G...


Ellen DeGeneres Surprises LDS Teacher with $15K Prize for Her Low-Income Orchestra Class

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 12, 2018 | Fun Mormon Life

Thanks to KSL for making us aware of this story. April Nielsen teaches orchestra at Lava Ridge In...


5 Famous Mormons and Their Unbelievable Love Stories

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 10, 2018 | Famous Mormons Fun Mormon Life

Though they may be rich, influential, and glamorous, these famous Mormons have the same troubles we all fac...


How a DNA Test Unexpectedly Connected This Mormon to a Father Who Didn't Know She Existed

by Marissa Wagner | February 8, 2018 | Mormon Life

Whatever we expected from the DNA test, it was not this: “Confidence Extremely High: Rudger Warner is your ...


2 LDS Temples Appear on "Architectural Digest's" List of Most Beautiful Place of Worship in Every State

by Danielle B. Wagner | February 7, 2018 | Mormon Life

To Latter-day Saints, temples are some of the most beautiful structures in the world because of the sacred ...