10 Trek Essentials: Get the Most from Your Pioneer Journey

by LDS Living Staff | June 7, 2016 | Fun

Does your child have a pioneer trek coming up this summer? Or are you a "ma" or "pa"? Deseret Book has you ...


The Forgotten Massacre: Church Honors Paiutes Killed by Pioneers

by Danielle B. Wagner | April 25, 2016 | Mormon Life

Fear, fed by rumors and confusion, led the pioneers in Circleville, Utah, to kill at least 30 Paiute men, w...


The Woman Who Faced a Mob Alone to Help Parley P. Pratt Escape from Jail

by Brittany Chapman Nash and Richard E. Turley Jr., excerpted from "Fealess in the Cause" | April 19, 2016 | Fun

Newly converted to the restored gospel, Laura Clark Phelps and her husband, Morris, gathered with the Saint...


25 Things You Didn't Know About the Tabernacle

by Jannalee Rosner | April 2, 2016 | Mormon Life

As one of the most iconic and aesthetically unique buildings on Temple Square next to the temple itself, th...


Hyrum Smith's Sunglasses +9 More Treasures in the Church History Museum

by Jannalee Rosner | March 31, 2016 | Mormon Life

As general conference approaches, many visitors will be on Temple Square for the first time. But whether yo...


The Town That Rescued 5,000 Mormon Refugees

by Jamie Armstrong | March 28, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This weekend, a video was shared in the General Women's Session of  general conference around the meet...


How a Blind Man's Inspired Dreams Led Him to Join the Church

by Meridian Magazine | March 5, 2016 | Mormon Life

Before the missionaries showed up on his doorstep, Hans Ulrich Bryner Jr. had several dreams about the city...


Church Releases Documents Detailing the Role of Women in Early Church History

by Mormon Newsroom | February 19, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Early documents of the Relief Society published for the first time. “They’re not just sunbonnet pioneer wom...


What Charles Dickens Had to Say About Mormons

by LDS Living Staff | January 13, 2016 | Fun Makes You Think

“It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” Arguably one of the most famous openings to any nove...


British Newspaper Shares Miraculous Story of Pioneer Whose Head Was Crushed by Ox Cart

by Keepapitchinin | December 10, 2015 | Mormon Life

Warning: Some of the descriptions of the accident include content that some readers may find disturbing. "T...