LDS Scholar Reveals Surprising Facts About Joseph Smith's Presidential Campaign: "I Sure Wish Joseph Smith Were Running in 2016"

by | September 30, 2016 | Mormon Life

At the Church History Museum, Susan Easton Black gave an in-depth look into Joseph Smith's presidential cam...


30 Things You Didn't Know about the Conference Center

by Carly M. Springer | September 30, 2016 | Fun

Brush up on your knowledge of this amazing building where we gather to listen to modern-day prophets. 1. Th...


What Would It Have Been Like to Hear Joseph Smith Speak in General Conference?

by Deseret News | September 29, 2016 | Mormon Life

Deseret News recently featured a story that tells what Latter-day Saints wrote about Joseph Smith and his s...


15 Famous People Who Have Spoken in the Tabernacle

by Jannalee Rosner | September 26, 2016 | Fun Mormon Life

From U.S. presidents to inspirational figures, the Salt Lake Tabernacle has hosted a variety of famous spea...


Why Did Moroni Deliver the Gold Plates on September 22?

by Book of Mormon Central | September 22, 2016 | Mormon Life

What an interesting history to learn on the day the Golden Plates were delivered to Joseph Smith. "At lengt...


The Apostle Who Honeymooned at the White House

by Danielle B. Wagner | September 22, 2016 | Fun Mormon Life

In addition to being a businessman and an apostle in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Reed Smoot became a...


Never-Before-Published Church Documents Reveal Persecutions Joseph Smith Faced We Still Face Today

by Katharine Lyon | September 21, 2016 | From the Church Makes You Think

In the last year of Joseph Smith's life, he formed a council to discuss political and temporal matters, kno...


3 Underwater Mormon Ghost Towns You Can See Today

by Danielle B. Wagner | September 20, 2016 | Mormon Life

While many ghost towns founded by Latter-day Saints have exciting histories, three Mormon ghost towns stand...


Rare Book of Mormon Sells for $100K

by Jamie Armstrong | September 16, 2016 | Mormon Life

A rare first edition Book of Mormon has been sold for $100,000 through Heritage Auction to an internet bidd...


Mormons and Masons: 5 Fascinating Connections

by Jamie Armstrong | September 15, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Why did Joseph Smith become a Freemason? What is the relationship between Masonic lodge rites and LDS templ...