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Why a Mormon Ghost Town Has a Luau Every Year

by Marianne Monson, excerpted from "Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women" | Mormon Life

Iosepa, Utah. Though it now stands abandoned at the base of the Rocky Mountains, it was once a thriving tow...

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10 Amazing Mormons in World History

by Jannalee Rosner | Famous Mormons

Whether in times or war, peace, or political unrest, Mormons have been involved in a lot of world events. C...

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The Fish That Saved George Washington's Army

by Timothy Ballard, adapted from "The Washington Hypothesis" | Makes You Think

Miracles involving fish didn't just happen in Biblical times. In fact, one such miracle occurred during the...

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Why Early Saints All Drank from One Sacrament Cup & How It All Changed

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

Ever wonder how the sacrament cups we use today came to be? The story may surprise you. A hundred years ago...

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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...

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Discovered: Emma Smith's 1841 Engraved Copy of Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What a treasure! This copy, signed by Joseph Smith himself, is even older and more valuable than the 1842 e...

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Could You Pass this 1857 Home Teaching Interview?

by Jannalee Rosner | Fun Mormon Life

In the early years of the Church in the Salt Lake Valley, a "home missionary" program was started to help m...

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10 Things You Didn't Know About the Pearl of Great Price

by Meridian Magazine | Fun Mormon Life

You may also be interested in " 7 Things All Mormons Should Know About the King James Bible ." I enjoy trac...

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10 Hymns Added to or Removed from the Hymnal

by Utah Valley 360 | Fun Mormon Life

For more fun facts about this version of the hymnbook, check out " 10 Things You Didn't Know About Your Fav...

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Hyrum Smith Martyrdom Clothes + More New Items at Church History Museum

by LDS Living | Fun Mormon Life

The newly renovated Church History Museum, located across the street from Temple Square, officially reopene...