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5 Ways Sister Missionary Work Was Completely Different When It Started

by Breanna Olaveson | May 27, 2017 | Makes You Think

Almost 20,000 young women are currently serving full-time proselyting missions for The Church of Jesus Chri...

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The Church's Statement on War During WWII: A Promise for Righteous Soldiers

by Casey Paul Griffiths, Susan Easton Black, and Mary Jane Woodger; Adapted from "What You Don't Know About the 100 Most Important Events in Church History" | May 26, 2017

Whether you’re a history buff or simply curious, you have probably collected a decent store of knowledge ab...

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Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 34: "Faith in Every Footstep"

by Ted L. Gibbons | May 23, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Introduction Six houses that belonged to my ancestors still stand in Nauvoo; nice brick and frame homes, wi...

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10 Mormon-Themed Questions That Have Been Asked on "Jeopardy!" (+ the Answers)

by Madeleine Tolk | May 22, 2017 | Fun

Did you know Jeopardy! has included many references to Mormon culture? During the 30 th season of the popul...

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The Woman Who Held the Paris Branch Together During World War II

by Geneva Bates Pincock | May 17, 2017 | Makes You Think

Eveline Marie Charlet Kleinert was born at Pully, Vaud, Switzerland, on February 9, 1878, the daughter of M...

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Watch: New Video Explains What Historians Know About the Location of the Restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood

by LDS Living Staff | May 16, 2017 | Videos Mormon Life

The Restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood took place on May 15, 1829. For nearly 200 years, different depic...

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Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Lesson 32: "To Seal the Testimony"

by Ted L. Gibbons | May 15, 2017 | Lesson Helps

Introduction Consider the following names: John the Baptist; 1000+ Anti-Nephi-Lehies; Abinadi; Joseph Smith...

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The LDS Senator's Trial That Takes Up 11 Feet of Shelf Space in the National Archives

by Casey Paul Griffiths, Susan Easton Black, and Mary Jane Woodger; Adapted from "What You Don't Know About the 100 Most Important Events in Church History" | May 6, 2017 | Makes You Think

Whether you’re a history buff or simply curious, you have probably collected a decent store of knowledge ab...

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Washington Post: "We Have to Take a Stand," Mormon History Scholars File Brief Against Trump Travel Ban

by Washington Post | April 27, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“My hope is that it is a piece of evidence that the courts will consider and help them as they deliberate t...

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Mormon History Stars in Legal Brief on Trump Travel Ban

by Deseret News | April 26, 2017 | Mormon Life

Scholars of Mormon history and studies—both LDS scholars and those outside the Church—have come together to...