"Written by LDS Living Staff, adapted from "The Council of Fifty: What the Records Reveal about Mormon History""
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"Time" Features What Makes Dating So Difficult Within the LDS Church

by TIME | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

Recently, Time examined why dating in the LDS world is particularly frustrating. Jon Birger writes, "It’s n...

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How One Family Brought the Church to Thousands in Togo

by Deseret News | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

What an incredible story of persistence. It just goes to show how one person's life can impact so many othe...

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L.A. Lakers Make 12-Year-Old Brother of LDS Vegas Victim Smile for First Time Since Shooting

by Los Angeles Times | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

“What I need you to do right now is show that evil and hate will never win,” Magic Johnson said during an L...

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13 Remarkable Responses to Elder Rasband's Question: How Has God Guided You?

by LDS Living | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor's note: These responses have been edited for length and clarity.  After a general conference fi...

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The Beautiful Reason Elder Hales Always Wore the Same Tie for General Conference (One That Will Make You Love Him Even More)

by Elder Neil L. Andersen via Facebook | October 9, 2017 | Mormon Life

For years now, people have been pointing out the fact that Elder Robert D. Hales wore the same tie every ti...

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"We're All Long Lost Brothers and Sisters": Brandon Flowers Shares Emotional Message About Las Vegas Shooting

by LDS Living Staff | October 9, 2017 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

After the shooting in Las Vegas, many Mormon musicians took to social media , expressing their love and pra...

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What Elder Bednar's New Book Taught Me About the "Worth of Souls"

by Rachel J. Trotter | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What great insights into how we can relate principles from Elder Bednar's new book into our lives.  Th...

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How the Hebrew Translations of God and Jehovah Might Change Your Understanding of Deity

by Dr. Taylor Halverson | October 9, 2017 | Makes You Think

When we read the scriptures, many different words or titles are used for God. Some are used more than any o...

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Family of a Sandy Hook Victim: Jesus Was with My Daughter the Day She Died

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 7, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I have had the rare and achingly beautiful honor of getting to know Robbie and Alissa Parker, the parents o...

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Watch: Mormons at Comic Con Share What "Batman," "Star Wars," "Lord of the Rings" Have to Do with the Gospel

by LDS Living Staff | October 7, 2017 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

Just last month, thousands of people gathered together for a three-day Comic Con in the heart of Salt ...