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Author Dean Hughes on How His Ancestor Joined the Church After Trying to Punch an Apostle, Polygamy, and His Book "Muddy"

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | July 24, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of author Dean Hughes' favorite pioneer stories starts out with his angry, somewhat intoxicated ancesto...

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The Incredible Vision About Temples That Led to the End of Polygamy in the Church

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Yes, I saw by vision and revelation this [Logan] Temple in the hands of the wicked. I saw our city [Salt L...

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Why a Prophet Was Forced into Hiding (+ How He Managed to Still Lead the Church)

by Casey Paul Griffiths, Susan Easton Black, and Mary Jane Woodger, adapted from "What You Don't Know About the 100 Most Important Events in Church History" | Makes You Think

Whether you’re a history buff or simply curious, you have probably collected a decent store of knowledge ab...

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Why Mormons Were Mentioned in a Presidential Inaugural Address

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When James A. Garfield took the oath of office as the new president of the United States of America in 1881...

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NPR: How Mormon Polygamy Fueled Women's Activism in the 19th Century

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, an NPR podcast cleared up common misconceptions people both inside and outside the Church have ab...

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How a Prominent Nonmember Lawyer Stood Up for the Church

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

We often have more in common with the early saints than we think. Then as with today, inaccurate stories ci...

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DNA Reveals Truth Behind Children Attributed to Joseph & Polygamous Wives

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The topic of Joseph Smith's multiple wives is one that has been controversial for some in the Church, and s...

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What Does the Book of Mormon Say About Polygamy?

by Book of Mormon Central | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Check out this fascinating article which shows what Book of Mormon prophets thought of polygamy and also wh...

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How Did Pioneer Women Feel About Polygamy?

by Danielle B. Wagner | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church recently released a historic and unprecedented new project : a compilation of Church documents—m...

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At 18, I Chose the LDS Church over Polygamy

by Salt Lake Tribune | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a sweet testimony of the love and understanding we should all have for each other: "I have been an act...