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20442

How One Utah Hill Became a Temple--For a Day

by Salt Lake Tribune | Makes You Think

Ensign Peak's history as a temple is unusual because The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints normal...

20336

19th-Century Charlatans Attempted to Lure Joseph Into Translating Fake Plates--This is What Happened

by LDS.org | News from Utah

A recent electronic and chemical analysis of a metal plate (one of six original plates) brought in 1843 to ...

20233

170-Year-Old Rare Church Photo Discovered by eBay User

by LDS Church News | News from Utah

It’s one of the most significant discoveries in Church photographic history. A small, wonderfully preserved...

20112

East German Soldier Recognizes U.S. Cold War Pilot--and Is Now His Bishop

by LDS Church News | News from Utah Makes You Think

During the height of the Cold War, from 1977-1982, I was a U.S. Air Force pilot stationed in Germany. ...

20096

Penmanship Leads to Errors in Church History

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Alex D. Smith can imagine what people might think when they read this quote from a sermon by the Prophet Jo...

19975

Clay Christensen: Why Religion Must Survive or Democracy Will Die

by YouTube | News from Utah Makes You Think

19916

16 Things You Never Knew About LDS Temples

by Aggieland Mormons | Mormon Life

With over 143 operating LDS temples around the world, there are bound to be some stories and facts you have...

19832

Mystery Behind 'Mormon Folk Art Carved Figure' Solved

by Keepapitchinin | News from Utah

Last Spring, an interesting piece of early Mormon Folk Art, pictured above, resurfaced. It appears to be a ...

19806

3 Mysteries Linked to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

by Mormon Tabernacle Choir | News from Utah Fun

Everyone loves a good mystery, right? The joy of collecting evidence and gathering tidbits of information i...

19795

11 Fascinating Connections Between the Church and the White House

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Photo from Deseret News Archives. In 2004, U.S. President George W. Bush presented the Presidential Medal o...