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41959

When Joseph Smith's Attackers Saved Him from a Murderous Mob + Other Accounts

by Glenn Rawson, for History of the Saints | January 16, 2018 | Makes You Think

The Lord commanded on the very day the Church was organized that “behold, there shall be a record kept amon...

41993

When James E. Talmage Blinded His Brother in a Terrible Accident (+ How It Brought Them Both Closer to God)

by Larry E. Morris, excerpted from "And Now You Know" | January 15, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from the book And Now You Know: The Rest of the Story from the Lives of Well-Kn...

41955

5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About the Three Nephites

by Katie Lambert | January 12, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The three Nephites—few in the Church have not heard about these translated beings. Like the apostle John, t...

41803

5 Fascinating Things We Know About the Celestial Kingdom

by Katie Lambert | January 10, 2018 | Mormon Life

The celestial kingdom—the highest kingdom of glory and home to our Heavenly Parents and our Savior.  P...

41899

When You Have Unanswered Questions About Church Policy, History: 6 Powerful Insights

by Tyler Griffin, excerpted from "When Heaven Feels Distant" | January 9, 2018

In his book When Heaven Feels Distant , LDS author Tyler Griffin shows how we can move forward when we feel...

41858

One Phrase LDS Scripture Adds to the Fall That Changes Our Entire Understanding of Adam and Eve

by By Daniel K Judd, excerpted from “Pearl of Great Price Reference Companion,” edited by Dennis L. Largey | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think

The Fall occurred as Adam and Eve partook of the fruit of the “tree of the knowledge of good and evil” (Mos...

41206

Why Does God Sometimes Allow His Saints to Be Martyred

by Book of Mormon Central | January 6, 2018 | Makes You Think

This article is republished with permission from Book of Mormon Central. For more inspiring and instructive...

40688

When God Doesn't Give Clear Answers to Prayers: One Analogy That Might Change How You See Personal Revelation

by John Hilton II and Brad Wilcox, excerpted from "52 Life-Changing Questions from the Book of Mormon" | January 5, 2018 | Makes You Think

After Nephi had experienced his great vision of the tree of life and the ministry of Jesus Christ, his olde...

41930

What ABC News, "Newsweek," and "The New York Times" Are Saying About Our Next Potential Prophet

by Katie Lambert | January 5, 2018 | Mormon Life

With the recent passing of beloved prophet Thomas S. Monson, many are wondering what is next for the leader...

41851

President Monson's Formula to Help Us Receive Exaltation

by President Thomas S. Monson, excerpted from "Be Your Best Self" | January 4, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from President Monson's book  Be Your Best Self . In it, he provides three...