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Latter-day Saint Father and Army Major Killed in Afghanistan

by Morgan Jones | Mormon Life

U.S. Army Maj. Brent Taylor was the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, a father of seven, and a member of The Chur...


General Primary Counselor Explains Why A Worldwide Church Is Involved In Utah’s Medical Marijuana Debate; Reiterates Church’s Opposition to Prop 2

by Morgan Jones | Makes You Think

On Friday afternoon, Sister Lisa L. Harkness, first counselor in the Primary general presidency, sat down w...


What Working for Chip and Joanna Gaines Has Taught Two Latter-day Saint Women

by Morgan Jones | Mormon Life

Located in downtown Waco, Texas, Magnolia Market at the Silos welcomed an estimated 1.6 million visitors in...


Sister Julie B. Beck Talks Finding Joy in Temple Covenants Regardless of Our Circumstances

by Morgan Jones | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Geraldine Hamblin Bangerter, the mother of Sister Julie B. Beck, had been in Brazil where her husband presi...


"A Home with Jesus": Family of 10 Talks Conversion, Homelessness, and the Power of Music

by Morgan Jones | Famous Mormons

In 1981, Harry and Debra Bonner had two kids with another on the way and only $18 to their name when they f...


Why a Jewish Senior Producer for "The Daily Show" Made a Documentary About Studio C (+What She Learned About Latter-day Saints)

by Morgan Jones | Humor Fun Mormon Life

What would lead a Jewish Senior Segment Producer on The Daily Show  to want to make a documentary abou...


Tributes to Slain University of Utah Athlete Show That Rivalry Isn't Everything

by Morgan Jones | Mormon Life

The higher education community in Utah was left grief-stricken after student-athlete Lauren McCluskey was s...


What the Church Has Actually Said About Cremation

by Morgan Jones | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

Cremation is now more common in the U.S. than burial, and its popularity is expected to continue to rise, t...


The Greatest Latter-day Saint Major League Baseball Players of All Time

by Morgan Jones | Famous Mormons

A lengthy ESPN feature story published earlier this year posed the question this summer, “ Where Have You G...


The Latter-day Saint Faces Behind the Medical Marijuana Debate

by Morgan Jones | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Editor’s Note: This article is not intended to be a political statement but rather an introduction to Latte...