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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...

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Conference Trivia Quiz: Is the Answer Higher or Lower?

by Jannalee Sandau | October 6, 2018 | Fun Makes You Think

Does the Conference Center or the Salt Lake Tabernacle organ have more pipes? How many days was conference ...

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When General Conference Was Canceled + Other Conference Firsts

by Jannalee Sandau | October 2, 2018 | Makes You Think

If you’re a Latter-day Saint or live near a group of them, you probably mark spring and fall not by the cha...

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What the Salt Lake Temple Might Have Looked Like

by Jannalee Sandau | September 25, 2018 | Fun

From its first design to its dedication 40 years later, the Salt Lake Temple has experienced its fair share...