DEATH

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1 Youth Leader Killed, 3 Injured in Car Accident on the Way to Young Women Camp

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

While driving to a Young Women camp on Tuesday, June 12, one Young Women leader was killed and three were i...

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Mormon Martyrs in Mexico: Why Two Branch Presidency Members Were Executed in 1915

by F. LaMond Tullis, adapted from "Martyrs in Mexico: A Mormon Story of Revolution and Redemption" | Mormon Life

“What bravery! They died with their boots on,” remarked one of the Zapatista executioners [1]. He was refle...

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What We Know About the Lives and Spirits of Unborn Children

by Sherri Devashrayee Wittwer, excerpted from "Gone Too Soon" | Makes You Think

The following is an excerpt from  Gone Too Soon: The Life and Loss of Infants and Unborn Children .&nb...

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What People Who Have Visited the Spirit World Wish You Knew

by Brent L. Top, adapted from "What's on the Other Side?" | Makes You Think

One of the most important lessons learned by those people who have glimpsed beyond the veil of death is wha...

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Ed Smart Reflects on Helping Salgado Family for 3 Years After Disappearance of Their Daughter

by KSL | Mormon Life

“At least they know she is in a better place, not going through the hell that happened to her that day,” Ed...

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What It Feels Like When a Spirit Leaves Its Body + Other Insights on Death and the Spirit World

by Duane S. Crowther, excerpted from "Life Everlasting: A Definitive Study of Life After Death" | Makes You Think

In 1981, a Gallup poll reported, “Nearly one-third of all Americans—or about 47 million people—have had wha...

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"I Need Justice for My Daughter": Mother of Slain RM Hopes to Come to Utah to See Her Daughter's Body

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"It was horrible for us to receive this news," Salgado's mother, Libertad Edith Salgado-Figueroa, wrote on ...

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How an LDS Man Saved a Woman's Life—Even After His Death

by KSL | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“He was a police officer and a protector,” said Janica Ellsworth, the wife of fallen LDS Trooper Eric Ellsw...

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Brutally Honest Church Video: Losing a Son to Addiction, Finding Peace Again in Christ

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

"My husband called me on the phone and he said, 'Our son has died.' I didn't immediately start to cry. I ju...

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Body of Returned Missionary Missing for 3 Years Found in Canyon

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Our prayers are with the Salgado family. Investigators confirmed Wednesday that they have found the remains...