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Presidents and Prophets: The Story of America's Presidents and the LDS Church

by Michael K. Winder

The relationship between U.S. presidents and the Church has changed dramatically over the centuries. Early ...

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Ronald Reagan Nicknamed Mormon Tabernacle Choir 'America's Choir'

by Mormon Tabernacle Choir | Everything Else

In 1911 the Mormon Tabernacle Choir first performed for a president of the United States. Since then, the C...

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'Joseph Smith Papers' Editor Shares Favorite Finds

by By Common Consent | Opinions & Features

Gerrit Dirkmaat is a historian working as an editor of The Joseph Smith Papers volumes. He joined the Josep...

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A Look Back at Arizona's First Temple, in Mesa

by Arizona Central | Everything Else

Thanks to an invitation from Lynn Johnson, President of the Arizona Museum of Natural History Foundation, I...

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Portraits from Celestial Room of Original Nauvoo Temple Donated to LDS Church

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

More than 170 years ago, portraits of the pioneer apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint...

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Submerged Gold Rush Town "Mormon Island" Revealed by Drought

by NBC | Everything Else

A town has been submerged under Folsom Lake since 1955, but now with little rain or snow runoff, the water ...

The Story of the Dutch Potato Project

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org

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A New Year's Message from Pres. George Albert Smith

by Keepapitchinin | What We Believe

This season finds us with many blessings and many problems. Whatever our blessings are, they have all come ...

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LDS Week in Review: 5 Must-Read Stories (Nov. 9 - 15)

by LDS Living Staff | Lifestyle

1. Typhoon Haiyan Devastates the Philippines Over the past week the news lines have been busy with stories ...

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October 31st: On This Day in Church History

by LDS Living Staff | LDS Life Lifestyle

Halloween isn’t widely known for anything other than candy and costumes, but did you know that on this day ...