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What does it mean to walk in someone’s shoes? Gay Latter-day Saint shares his perspective

by Ben Schilaty, excerpted from “A Walk in My Shoes: Questions I'm Often Asked as a Gay Latter-day Saint” | June 29, 2021

In 2014, I returned to Tucson after spending weeks at my parents’ house trying to figure out how to m...


How his wife's eye cancer helped a Latter-day Saint ICU doctor see changes he needed to make in his marriage

by LDS Living Staff | June 26, 2021

Samuel Brown is a graduate of Harvard College and earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He...


Is it possible to talk about politics with family? 10 tips for having discussion without contention

by Shelly Johnson-Choong, Contributor | June 25, 2021

With the political rhetoric circulating in our nation, many families are stymied in trying to determine how...


A human being, not a mythic figure—How this new book approaches learning about the Prophet Joseph Smith's life

by Excerpted from “Know Brother Joseph” edited by R. Eric Smith, Matthew C. Godfrey, Matthew J. Grow | June 24, 2021

When the angel Moroni first visited Joseph Smith in 1823, he said that Joseph’s name would be known f...


CEO of décor store At Home shares how faith influences his work and what carried him through cancer

by Clairissa Cooper, contributor | June 23, 2021

Editor’s note: The author of this article, Clairissa Cooper, is the Lewisville Texas Stake assistant ...


BYU senior associate athletic director explains her mom’s analogy of creating ‘home-court advantage’ for people in our lives

by LDS Living Staff | June 19, 2021

In basketball, there is a phrase used to describe the physical and psychological benefits that a player exp...


‘We wanted to be with Dad’: President Oaks’s family shares insights about their father

by Richard E. Turley Jr., excerpted from “In the Hands of the Lord: The Life of Dallin H. Oaks” | June 18, 2021

As the father of six, grandfather of twenty-nine, and great-grandfather of more than sixty, Dallin H. Oaks ...


How one artist chose which names to print on stunning sculpture, 'Upon the Palms of My Hands'

by Emily Abel | June 17, 2021

“All are Alike unto God.” For months, Kody Keller pondered over those words—the theme of ...


Staff Picks: Our favorite books to get your family reading this summer

by LDS Living Staff | June 17, 2021

For long summer days spent at home, we've rounded up quite the list of books for readers of all ages. C...


Latter-day Saint mother who gave birth on Delta flight reflects on past month, says God’s hand was 100 percent in what transpired

by Danielle Christensen | June 16, 2021

For Lavinia “Lavi” Mounga, it was the trip of lifetime—but not exactly a vacation. Her st...