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First Presidency Announces 2 New Stakes, 51 New Stake Presidents in April

by LDS.org | From the Church Mormon Life

From Idaho to Hawaii and Peru to Mexico, learn more about the new stake presidents called by the First Pres...


BYU Student Tweets the Perfect Response to Hateful Letter Taped to Her Front Door

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

After Hannah Taylor came home from her classes at BYU and read a hateful letter taped to her door, she twee...


5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Plural Marriage

by Casey Griffiths | Makes You Think

Throughout the history of the Church, the practice of plural marriage has been viewed at different times wi...


James the Mormon's Music Video "Holiday" Will Help You See Memorable Moments in Every Day

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Chart-topping rapper and member missionary James the Mormon recently released a new inspiring music video, ...


Church and BYU Team Up to Create Immersive 3D New Testament Jerusalem

by Dr. Taylor Halverson and Dr. Tyler Griffin | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Come and see!  That is the great invitation of the Gospel. When Jesus launched his ministry of salvati...


5 Big Changes, Announcements from April Conference

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

From five new temples to not showing hymn lyrics during congregational hymns, this conference weekend saw m...


FHE: Prophets

by Shauna Gibby | Lesson Helps

Conference Talk: For more information on this topic read "Looking Back and Moving Forward," by Thomas S. Mo...


Adam Levine Calls LDS 15-Year-Old's Performance "Spectacular," Sends Her onto Next Round of "The Voice"

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

"It never gets easy to make these decisions, especially when it's so spectacular," coach Adam Levine said a...


Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 30: "The Prisoners Shall Go Free"

by Ted L. Gibbons | Lesson Helps

INTRODUCTION: Joseph Smith, speaking of the work of redemption for the dead called that work the “. . . mos...


Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 29: "Building the Kingdom of God in Nauvoo, Illinois"

by Ted L. Gibbons | Lesson Helps

Introduction: Five houses are still standing where ancestors of my children lived in Nauvoo in the days fol...