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Stories from the construction of the Laie Temple

by Keepapitchinin | Opinions & Features

In 1915, Joseph. F. Smith, nephew of the late Prophet and acting President of the Church, was in Laie on ch...


Nonmember Parent Defended Missionary Son in Letter to the Editor

by Keepapitchinin | News from Utah Mormon Life

I have just read your article of the “Pestering Mormons” in the Corby Leader (February 21), to which you ga...


How Shall I Meet My Doubts?

by Keepapitchinin | Everything Else

As the lesson title suggests, you may have your doubts. As the scriptural passages indicate, this is not ne...

How to write a life

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Scott K has shared with us a short biography of one of his ancestors, Charles Price. It’s the kind of thing...

Bit of History: (Possibly) the First Detailed Missionary Dress Code, 1942

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

I think – I could be wrong – that this is the first really detailed, Church-wide dress code for elders serv...

‘As Arranged’

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

My grandmother died unexpectedly, at the age of 78, when I was 18. My father, then in his late 50s, came ho...

Remembering Armistice Day--Letter Read to Relief Society, 1935

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

At the request of the general Relief Society (Annie Wells Cannon was on its board), this letter was read in...


The Smithsonian, the Book of Mormon, and an Urban Legend

by Keepapitchinin | Everything Else

"Your inquiry of  [date]  concerning the Smithsonian Institution’s alleged use of the Book of Mor...


A New Year's Message from Pres. George Albert Smith

by Keepapitchinin | What We Believe

This season finds us with many blessings and many problems. Whatever our blessings are, they have all come ...


Whole Year Through: Children’s Friend, 1963

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Check out a year of covers of the Children's Friend from 1963. Very retro and different from the covers of ...