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Old Testament Lesson 25: "Let Everything That Hath Breath Praise the Lord"

by Ted L. Gibbons | March 15, 2018 | Lesson Helps

Introduction The book of Psalms is, among other things, a collection of Israelite hymns.  It is the lo...


32 Dazzling Pictures of Temples in Spring

by Danielle B. Wagner | March 10, 2018 | Mormon Life

Springtime is a time of beauty but also a time of renewal and of new life. What better way to celebrate the...


Why It's a Myth That Mormons Have a Monopoly on Truth and Salvation

by Terryl and Fiona Givens, excerpted from "The Crucible of Doubt" | March 7, 2018 | Makes You Think

The language of Mormon culture, like that of most other cultures, is fraught with contradictions. All faith...


10 Famous People Who Served Missions (and Where)

by Jake Healey | March 7, 2018 | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Being a celebrity probably isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Oh, there’s money, sure—but the price of fame e...


24 Angels Who Visited Joseph Smith

by LDS Living Staff | February 27, 2018 | Mormon Life

“He was visited constantly by angels,” Elder George Q. Cannon said of Joseph Smith. “These various angels, ...


Humans of New York's Brandon Stanton Talks the Power of Listening Before Speaking at RootsTech

by Deseret News | February 27, 2018 | Makes You Think

Brandon Stanton, who started the Humans of New York Project and spends his life learning about the life sto...


LDS Olympians at the 2018 Games: Where They Placed + How They Stood for Faith and Family

by LDS Living Staff | February 26, 2018 | Mormon Life

The Olympics are a time of unity and sportsmanship as the top athletes in the world compete against each ot...


LDS Olympians Who've Competed in the Winter Games

by Jannalee Sandau | February 9, 2018 | Mormon Life

Did you know that Mormon Olympians have won three gold, ten silver, three bronze, and countless accolades f...


5 LDS Athletes Competing in the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics

by Deseret News | February 6, 2018 | Mormon Life

Congratulations to all those headed to the Olympics this week!  At least four members of The Church of...


Sponsored: Special Places Help You Connect with Family—Living and Dead

by The Family Nexus | February 4, 2018

If you have ever stood in the centuries-old church where your ancestors were married, walked through a fiel...