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5 Words That Will Transform Your Temple Worship

by Eric D. Richards | January 19, 2018 | Makes You Think

Elder Charles A. Didier of the Seventy taught: “Every word is chosen for its particular meaning and inspiri...

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6 Ways the Lord Has Prepared President Nelson to Be Our New Prophet

by Danielle B. Wagner | January 16, 2018 | Mormon Life

From graduating with a medical degree at the age of 22 to performing open heart surgery on a prophet of the...

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Why We Need to Begin Thinking of Defending Mormonism in the Future

by Adam S. Miller | January 13, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a scholar, I study philosophy. As a disciple of Christ, I study how to “pray without ceasing” (1 Thessal...

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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...

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Why Did Alma Say Christ Would Be Born in Jerusalem? Surprising Evidence of the Book of Mormon

by Neal Rappleye | December 21, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of my favorite Christmas songs is “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” whose opening lines romantically captur...

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How Joseph Smith Received Visions Through Seer Stones and the Urim and Thummim

by Alexander L. Baugh, excerpted from "Opening the Heavens" | December 13, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The youthful prophet received many visions through the medium of “Urim and Thummim”—sometimes a seer stone ...

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How Was There a Night Without Darkness?

by Book of Mormon Central | December 9, 2017 | Makes You Think

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

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John Bytheway: A Line-by-Line Look at the Sacrament Prayers That Will Change How You Understand Them

by John Bytheway, adapted from "Moroni's Guide to Surviving Turbulent Times" | December 2, 2017 | Makes You Think

For Moroni to engrave the sacrament prayers on the plates is a testimony that the sacrament was an essentia...

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Mormon Moviegoers: What Parents Should Know About "Wonder" Before Seeing It with Their Family

by Lindsi Neilson | November 21, 2017 | Mormon Life

Mormon Moviegoers is a collective of LDS film reviewers helping you to make informed decisions about Hollyw...

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23 Fun Photos of President Uchtdorf You Haven’t Seen Before

by LDS Living Staff | November 6, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

In honor of President Dieter F. Uchtdorf's birthday, we thought we would share these photos from his life t...