"Written by LDS Living Staff, adapted from "The Council of Fifty: What the Records Reveal about Mormon History""

A Powerful Reminder for When Someone Misbehaves at Church

by Marion D. Hanks, excerpted from "Pure Love" | March 21, 2018 | Makes You Think

Marion D. Hanks recounts a story of a man who accosted him one day on Temple Square. In answer to Elder Han...


How Elder Echo Hawk Showed His Faith, Defied Racism and Anti-Mormonism to Become an Attorney General

by Elder Larry J. Echo Hawk, excerpted from "Why I'm a Mormon" | March 21, 2018 | Mormon Life

The federal government took my father from his parents and sent him to a boarding school where he was physi...


5 Harmful Body Image Myths to Stop Believing

by Jaci Wightman | March 21, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Call me crazy, but I believe we can be at peace with our physical bodies. That we really can feel comfortab...


The Unexpected Connection Between Zookeeping and Spiritual Gifts

by J. Stuart Bunderson and Jeffery A. Thompson, PhDs and authors of "The Zookeeper's Secret: Finding Your Calling in Life" | March 21, 2018

We didn’t set out to study spiritual gifts when we began our research on the zookeeping profession several ...


13 Easter Gifts Perfect for Any Basket

by LDS Living Staff | March 21, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Easter season is full of beauty and significance, but bringing our family's focus back to the Savior on...


What Prophets Have Said About Extraterrestrial Beings

by Katie Lambert | March 21, 2018 | Mormon Life

In 1830, the prophet Joseph Smith received a revelation illuminating how great and vast Heavenly Father's c...


10 Crucial Questions Every Mormon Should Ask Their Fiancé Before Marriage

by LDS Living Staff | March 21, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Wedding season is here. The weather is warming up and the invitations are increasing. And while this is a g...


Church Releases Statement About Alleged Sexual Assault by Former Mission President

by Mormon Newsroom | March 20, 2018 | From the Church Videos

The Church released a statement on mormonnewsroom.org Tuesday regarding allegations that a former president...


BYU Students Create Hilarious and Slightly Morbid Pest Control Ad, Take First Place at ANDY Awards

by LDS Living Staff | March 20, 2018 | Videos Humor Mormon Life

BYU students killed it at the ANDY Awards with their hilarious and slightly morbid "Pests Do Not Mess with ...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Serve in Utah, Brazil + More

by LDS.org | March 20, 2018 | From the Church Mormon Life

From Utah to Brazil and Japan to Canada, the First Presidency has called eight new mission presidents and t...