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5 Surprising Things We Learned from the New Church History Book, “Saints”

by Jannalee Sandau | December 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church’s new historic book, Saints , has already been read or listened to by thousands of people. It br...

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Gratitude in All Circumstances: Heartfelt Examples from Joseph Smith + More

by Susan Evans McCloud, for LDS Living | November 22, 2018

Since the official proclamation made by Abraham Lincoln on Oct. 3, 1863, the last Thursday in November has ...

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Joseph Smith's Last Letter to Emma +More Important Documents from the Last Month of His Life

by Angela Thompson of the Joseph Smith Papers staff | November 19, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This month, the Joseph Smith Papers Project reached an important milestone on the josephsmithpapers.org web...

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How Latter-day Saints Have Influenced Each of the 50 States

by Jon Cooper | November 16, 2018 | Fun

After its organization in 1830, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints traveled across ...

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Napoleon Bonaparte's Role in the Book of Abraham Discovery + More Fascinating Facts

by Riley Lorimer | November 15, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

You have certainly seen the facsimiles from the Book of Abraham in your copy of the Pearl of Great Price, b...

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Is It Okay to Fictionalize Church History? Historians Discuss in All In Podcast

by LDS Living Staff | October 31, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Is it okay to present history through a fictional event that never happened? That’s exactly what the new mo...

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The Revelation That Saved One Boy Shot During the Haun's Mill Massacre

by Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from "Divine Signatures" | October 30, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Warren Smith and his wife, Amanda Barnes Smith, were among the first to hear and accept the gospel after Th...

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The Chilling Account of Early Saints in a Haunted Farmhouse

by Jamie Armstrong | October 23, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In the winter of 1838, Governor Lilburn W. Boggs issued an Extermination Order demanding that Latter-day Sa...

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The Dreams, Revelations Lucy and Joseph Smith Sr. Had Before the First Vision

by LDS.org | October 16, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from the  Church's new groundbreaking history ,  Saints: The Standard...

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12 Facts to Know Before You See "Jane and Emma"

by Jannalee Sandau | October 10, 2018 | Makes You Think

The new movie highlighting the relationship between black convert Jane Manning James and Emma Smith, wife o...