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Rare Footage Shows First Presidency, Church Leaders in the Early 1900s

by LDS Living | June 30, 2016 | Videos Fun Mormon Life

Along with President Joseph F. Smith, who was prophet at the time, many apostles who would later become pro...

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

by Jannalee Rosner | June 27, 2016 | Makes You Think

Most members of the Church are familiar with the events surrounding the death of the Prophet Joseph Smith a...

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When Joseph Smith Saw a Vision of Heavenly Mother

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 23, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"As with many other truths of the gospel, our present knowledge about a Mother in Heaven is limited," the C...

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How Winston Churchill Kept LDS Missionaries from Getting Expelled from England

by LDS Living | June 21, 2016 | Mormon Life

In the early 1900s, anti-Mormon hysteria reached a new pitch. The media railed against LDS missionaries, so...

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10 Things You Never Knew About the U.S. Flag and the Church

by Sierra Sivertson & Kelsey Berteaux | June 14, 2016 | Fun

Throughout the history of the Church, our leaders have praised America and what its flag represents. In hon...

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DNA Reveals Truth Behind Children Attributed to Joseph & Polygamous Wives

by Deseret News | June 13, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The topic of Joseph Smith's multiple wives is one that has been controversial for some in the Church, and s...

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Why Early Saints All Drank from One Sacrament Cup & How It All Changed

by Katie Lambert | June 13, 2016 | Mormon Life

Ever wonder how the sacrament cups we use today came to be? The story may surprise you. A hundred years ago...

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When and Where Did the Restoration of the Melchizedek Priesthood Take Place?

by Meridian Magazine | June 1, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We all know from Sunday School that the Aaronic Priesthood was restored on May 15, 1829, but what about the...

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8 Utah Mormon Historic Sites to Add to Your Vacation Plans

by LDS Living Staff | May 25, 2016 | Mormon Life

Whether passing through or staying for a spell, here are a few historical Mormon sites that you should visi...

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How One Brave Teen Reacted to Lies About Mormons in Her History Book

by The New Era | May 24, 2016 | Mormon Life

High school. A necessary evil, I guess. Well, it’s not really evil, but the homework is. Especially in hist...