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Everything You Need to Know About an LDS Bishop

by Jason F. Wright | October 19, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

If you’re like me — a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — you have a bishop.  ...

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The Joseph Smith Papyri and Book of Abraham: 7 Things Every Mormon Should Know

by John Gee, excerpted from "An Introduction to the Book of Abraham" | October 19, 2017 | Makes You Think

When the Book of Abraham was first published to the world in 1842, it was published as “a translation of so...

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How President Johnson and President McKay's Close Friendship Fulfilled a 100-Year-Old Prophecy

by LDS Living Staff | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think

President Lyndon B. Johnson and President David O. McKay had one of the closest relationships between a Chu...

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President Packer's Uplifting, True Ghost Story That Teaches Us About the Next Life

by Boyd K. Packer, excerpted from "The Holy Temple" | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

President Packer's book, The Holy Temple,   is a classic of LDS literature that has become one of the ...

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How We Are Getting This Iconic Scripture Story All Wrong + Why It's Important for Us to Take a Closer Look

by Jonathan Decker | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think

For far too long people of faith have seen the destruction of Sodom as merely a cautionary tale against imm...

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What Newspapers in the 1800s Said About the Martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum

by Jannalee Sandau | October 18, 2017 | Makes You Think

With the release of a new film based on historical documents from the time of Joseph and Hyrum's time in Ca...

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Donny Osmond Shares What Mormons Believe About Halloween with His Fans

by Katie Lambert | October 17, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Halloween celebrations can vary greatly from person-to-person and religion-to-religion. Some people prefer ...

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President Eyring’s Humorous Call to the First Presidency: "Are You Sure You’re Talking to the Right Person?"

by Robert I. Eaton and Henry J. Eyring, excerpted from "I Will Lead You Along" | October 17, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

While taking out the trash at home one day, Henry B. Eyring received a phone call from President Gordon B. ...

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"Hamilton" Actor, Mormon, and "So You Think You Can Dance" Contestant Opens Up About LDS Faith

by Deseret News | October 16, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Hamilton" actor and former contestant on "So You Think You Can Dance" Thayne Jasperson recently opened up ...

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Elder Oaks Shares What "One of the Tests of This Generation" Is and Why We Need It

by LDS Living Staff | October 16, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In his October 2017 general conference address , Elder Dallin H. Oaks shared the importance of "The Family:...