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FHE: Church History

by Shauna Gibby | November 17, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Conference Talk: For more information on this topic read "The Truth of God Shall Go Forth," by M. Russell B...

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Watch: A New Look at How the 3 Witnesses Leaving the Church Actually Supports the Existence of the Gold Plates

by LDS Living Staff | November 3, 2017 | Videos Mormon Life

Book of Mormon Central has released a new video in their series Evidences of the Book of Mormon . This vide...

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3 Underwater Mormon Ghost Towns You Can See Today

by Danielle B. Wagner | October 28, 2017 | Mormon Life

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

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The Joseph Smith Papyri and Book of Abraham: 7 Things Every Mormon Should Know

by John Gee, excerpted from "An Introduction to the Book of Abraham" | October 19, 2017 | Makes You Think

When the Book of Abraham was first published to the world in 1842, it was published as “a translation of so...

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What Newspapers in the 1800s Said About the Martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum

by Jannalee Sandau | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think

With the release of a new film based on historical documents from the time of Joseph and Hyrum's time in Ca...

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Watch: How Facts About the Translation of the Book of Mormon Are Evidence of Its Truthfulness

by LDS Living Staff | October 9, 2017 | Videos Humor Makes You Think

Book of Mormon Central has released a new video affirming the truth of the Book of Mormon and the historica...

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7 Wonders of the Mormon World

by Jamie Armstrong | September 19, 2017 | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

Throughout the world, there are sites that are deeply meaningful to members of the Church. Cherished for th...

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What a Nonmember Learned from an LDS Couple’s Lost Love Letters

by Brenda Stanley | September 18, 2017 | Fun Mormon Life

I’m not a Mormon. But when I stumbled upon some old love letters written by a Mormon widower, I was compell...

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What Was the Council of Fifty? 5 Things Mormons Need to Know

by LDS Living Staff, adapted from "The Council of Fifty: What the Records Reveal about Mormon History" | September 15, 2017 | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

Historians have long known of the existence of the Council of Fifty and the minutes of its meetings. Until ...

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Skull of Unknown Mountain Meadows Massacre Child Victim Buried as Descendants, Mormon Church Mourn 1857 Tragedy

by Salt Lake Tribune | September 11, 2017 | Mormon Life

September 11 marks the 160th anniversary of the five-day siege that culminated in the massacre of 120 Calif...