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Book shares truth about the movie '17 Miracles'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

When T.C. Christensen's film "17 Miracles" was released last year, Mormon audiences embraced the compelling...


Canada newspaper features the Mormon Trail of Tears

by Canada Free Press | What They're Saying About "Us"

This was a rut I was grateful to be stuck in one crisp, blue-sky morning in western Wyoming. Standing deep ...


Example set by handcart pioneers

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

When trials like those experienced by the Martin and Willie handcart companies bring individuals' faith tog...

Group asks for pioneer stories

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The Mormon Pioneer National Heritage Area, in conjunction with two of its anchor partners, is asking people...


Young Men Lesson 49: We Have a Wonderful Legacy

by LDS Living Staff | Young Men

Discussion Questions • What specific blessings have you received because the gospel is on the earth today? ...


Thanksgiving and the Mormon migration

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

During Thanksgiving time Americans remember the Pilgrims as they celebrated their safe voyage to America an...

Bound for Zion, 1887

by Keepapitchinin | Opinions & Features

I love reading accounts of the Mormon emigrant experience, whether crossing the ocean, riding the trains, o...


LDS Church-service missionaries: 'A dedicated, passionate work force'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For the past six months, Larry and Casi Smith have been living in a trailer on the windy plains of Wyoming....


Review: 'Forgotten Skills' book for 21st century pioneers

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

There are few things that compare to the gastronomic and spiritual delight of eating fresh from one’s own g...


Southeastern Idaho teems with early Mormon and emigrant history

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For centuries, the region where the Bear River wriggles north from the Uinta Mountains then turns south tow...