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Old Testament Lesson 12: "Fruitful in the Land of My Affliction"

by Meridian Magazine | Lesson Helps

The story of Joseph is one of the most well known stories of the Bible. Besides continuing the patriarchal ...


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by Meridian Magazine | Opinions & Features

It was 7:30 a.m. on February 27th when I was awakened by my husband, who said, “There has been an earthquak...


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by Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think Mormon Life

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The Elect of God: Receive the more sure word of prophecy

by Meridian Magazine | Opinions & Features

Author: In discussing temple matters, I have tried to follow the model of Hugh W. Nibley, who was, accordin...


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by Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think

It has been about three months since I received my release and returned home from the mission field. There ...

Interpreter: A journal of Mormon scripture

by Meridian Magazine | Everything Else

The Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS) was founded in 1979 with the goal of fosteri...


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by Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think Mormon Life

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by Meridian Magazine | What We Believe

Several years ago I began a project identifying African-American emancipation records in the traditional an...


3 Ways Women Have Priesthood Authority in the Church

by Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think Mormon Life

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