"Written by Chad S. Hawkins"
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How the Rome Italy Temple Is a Miracle 2,000 Years in the Making

by Chad S. Hawkins, author of "Temples of The New Millennium," and Jenny Hunt | Mormon Life

The history of Rome spans more than 2,500 years. Ancient writers and poets described it as “The Eternal Cit...

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6 Stories of Faith from Soldiers on the Front Lines and Their Families

by Chad S. Hawkins | Makes You Think

Whether on the home front or the front lines, many LDS military families are making great sacrifices on beh...

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​An LDS Temple on a Cruise Ship? One Man’s Unique Solution for Saints Overseas in 1967

by Chad S. Hawkins | Fun

When David O. McKay became the ninth president of the Church in 1951, there were only eight operating templ...

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The Temple Where Tunnels and Unexploded Bombs Were Discovered Beneath Its Grounds

by Chad S. Hawkins, excerpted from "Temples of the New Millennium" | Fun Mormon Life

On April 24, 2005, President Gordon B. Hinckley addressed over 100,000 members in 27 stakes on the islands ...

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4 Unbelievable Stories of Babies Born in LDS Temples

by Chad S. Hawkins and Katie Lambert | Fun Mormon Life

A brand new baby is an amazing event, but it's even more amazing when he or she is born inside an LDS templ...

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5 Miraculous Stories of Temples Surviving Natural Disasters

by Chad S. Hawkins | Fun

Through the years, temples have had direct or close encounters with brush fires, sand storms, tsunamis, bli...

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The Revelation That Became the Hong Kong Temple + More Amazing Temple Stories

by Chad S. Hawkins | Mormon Life

This year marks a joyous milestone in temple history with the dedication of the Provo City Center Temple as...

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The Dog That Saved the Washington D.C. Temple + Other Amazing Temple Stories

by Chad S. Hawkins

This year marks a joyous milestone in temple history with the dedication of the Provo City Center Temple as...