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Watch: How Facts About the Translation of the Book of Mormon Are Evidence of Its Truthfulness

by LDS Living Staff | October 9, 2017 | Videos Humor Makes You Think

Book of Mormon Central has released a new video affirming the truth of the Book of Mormon and the historica...


Angels Don't Have Wings + 4 More Things We Know About Them

by Jake Healey | October 5, 2017 | Fun

We sing about them in beloved Christmas hymns. We read about them in holy scripture. We even have one of th...


PBS Docudrama Depicting Joseph Smith's Life and Narrated by Gregory Peck to Air This Weekend

by Kaeley Scruggs | September 28, 2017 | Makes You Think

Thanks to Deseret News for making us aware of this story. This Sunday, a new docudrama,  Joseph Smith:...


From 3 Robbery Attempts to the Significance of the Date, Here's What You Need to Know About Joseph Smith Receiving the Plates

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When Joseph Smith received the plates from Moroni, he might not have known the significance of Sept. 22 or ...


Mormon Gold Coins + 8 Other Rare Artifacts from Early Church History

by Jamie Armstrong | Fun

With the turbulent early days of the Church came the loss and destruction of many items the Saints regarded...


Abraham Lincoln’s Efforts to Save Constitution Helped Restoration, Says LDS Historian

by | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's amazing to see how historical events helped shape the Restoration of the gospel.  “We almost lost...


When Joseph Smith Found the Remains of a Lamanite Named Zelph

by Book of Mormon Central | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Who Was Zelph? | Book of Mormon Central “And it came to pass that many of the Lamanites did go into the lan...


What We Can Learn from Lucy Mack Smith About Enduring to the End

by Susan Evans McCloud, excerpted from "Stories of Lucy Mack Smith: Mother of the Restoration" | Makes You Think

The following is an excerpt from Stories of Lucy Mack Smith: Mother of the Restoration by Susan Evans McClo...


6 Books to Help You Learn More About Joseph Smith

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

June 27th will mark the 173rd anniversary of the martyrdom of Joseph Smith. In honor of the beloved prophet...


A Jewish Mormon Shares How Joseph Smith Taught Her About Judaism

by Forward | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following provides an interesting perspective showing how the LDS faith overlaps with ancient Judaism a...