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Human Remains Accidentally Discovered in Iowa Likely from Several Mormon Pioneers

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

While digging at a construction site at Council Bluffs, Iowa, workers have discovered something that could ...

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The Black Pioneer Woman Who Knows Exactly What It's Like to Feel Like You Don't Belong in the Church

by Time Out For Women Blog | Mormon Life

This is a pioneer story like you've never heard before. Learn how a pioneer helped a young black Mormon dis...

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Elder Rasband Shares a Surprising Pioneer Love Story

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

He was a rescuer sent by Brigham Young from Utah. She was a member of the Willie handcart company. It's an ...

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A Humorous Look at Pioneer Life from Studio C

by LDS Living Staff | Humor Fun

Latter-day Saints weren't the only ones who journeyed west. And for those who grew up learning about the pi...

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9 Incredible Pioneers You've Never Heard of

by Jannalee Rosner | Mormon Life

Most of us have heard of Ephraim Hanks, Porter Rockwell, Eliza R. Snow, and many other high-profile pioneer...

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An Inspiring Pioneer Story for Those Who Are on Their Own

by Lloyd Newell, excerpted from "Celebrating Music and the Spoken Word" | Mormon Life

As we near Pioneer Day, our thoughts often turn to those pioneers who have come before us. One such pioneer...

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10 Hilarious Moments You'll Only Understand If You've Been on Trek

by Katie Lambert | Humor Fun Mormon Life

A spectrum of emotions is experienced while on an LDS trek. Here are a few of our favorites. Please sh...

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The Forgotten Massacre: Church Honors Paiutes Killed by Pioneers

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

Fear, fed by rumors and confusion, led the pioneers in Circleville, Utah, to kill at least 30 Paiute men, w...

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The Woman Who Faced a Mob Alone to Help Parley P. Pratt Escape from Jail

by Brittany Chapman Nash and Richard E. Turley Jr., excerpted from "Fealess in the Cause" | Fun

Newly converted to the restored gospel, Laura Clark Phelps and her husband, Morris, gathered with the Saint...

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Hyrum Smith's Sunglasses +9 More Treasures in the Church History Museum

by Jannalee Rosner | Mormon Life

As general conference approaches, many visitors will be on Temple Square for the first time. But whether yo...