PIONEERS

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True wealth comes by living gospel, LDS pioneer writes

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In 1849 Hannah Tapfield King was a local poet, essayist and novelist, a figure of local repute living near ...

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Texas teens re-enact LDS pioneer journey

by Ultimate West U | Opinions & Features

Teens from Houston and Fort Bend County recently spent their spring break re-enacting the Church of Jesus C...

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Tucon's pioneer legacy 'They came and existed and they farmed'

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Duane Bingham's great-grandfather was searching for warmer weather when he moved his family from Ogden, Uta...

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Ariz. desert trek re-creates Mormon pioneer hardships

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

The 135 or so teens pulled their handcarts about seven miles into the desert. They set up camp in rugged, r...

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Mountain Meadows Massacre site may become national landmark

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The southern Utah site where Mormons massacred the members of a 19th Century Arkansas wagon train is on its...

Pioneer database thriving and growing

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Its subjects are long since deceased, its roots date back three decades, its official launch date came seve...

O Pioneers!

by LDS Living Staff | Activities Holidays

Though it is a state holiday in Utah, Pioneer Day is recognized by Church members around the globe, sometim...

Blessed Honored Pioneer

by S. Michael Wilcox | U.S. LDS Life

I walk slowly, looking frequently behind me to the lovely city and the temple reigning above it and let the...

Saints on the Seas

by Janine S. Creager | LDS Life

Cori Connors relied on her love of music when she was asked to write lyrically based songs for the oratorio...