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2 Underwater Mormon Ghost Towns Recently Uncovered By Drought

by KSL | Fun

MR says: Check out these recently rediscovered Mormon ghost towns that are a haunting and beautiful re...


Sister Woodruff's Final Letter to Skeptical Parents Before Joining the Church, Marrying Prophet

by Meridian Magazine | Mormon Life

MR says: Phebe Carter's parents were set against her leaving their home in Maine to join the Saints in...


Mormon Ghost Town Uncovered for the First Time in 70 Years (Photos)

by Washington Post | Mormon Life

MR says: Check out these striking photos of a Mormon ghost town, St. Thomas, found in Nevada near Lake Mead...


What Have We Really Learned From the Pioneers?

by Mormon Women Stand | Mormon Life

MR says: The pioneers moved forward, unified in purpose, following the prophet's counsel. What of that...


3 Powerful Pioneer Stories from President Monson

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

Nothing can compare to the feeling that comes when President Thomas S. Monson starts in on one of his famou...


Watch This Touching Tribute to Pioneer Rescuers at the Sweet Water

by YouTube | Videos Mormon Life

MR says: Get in the Pioneer Day spirit with this stirring music video tribute to the rescuers who risk...


10 Little-Known Facts About the Pioneer Trek West

by Jake Healey | Fun Mormon Life

Today, we as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrate our pioneer heritage. Sto...


Huffington Post Highlights Pioneer Day, Mormon History

by Huffington Post | Mormon Life

How neat that the Huffington Post shared this little summary of Pioneer Day and a snippet from Mormon histo...


The Mormon War: 'I Will Not Suffer Myself to be Killed as They Killed Joseph'

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: How much do you know about the Mormon War? Many of these little-known quotes and facts might ...


How the Pain of the Donner Party Paved the Way for the Pioneers

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: The Mormon pioneers quite literally crossed the path of the Donner Party on the plains--a fac...