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Before Our Journey’s Through

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Before the Los Angeles temple was dedicated in 1956, the Latter-day Saints of California traveled long dist...

Finding the Missing Pioneers: A Case Study

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

For a dozen years or so, dozens of church service missionaries (under the overall supervision of Mel Bashor...


What All of the Punctuation in the Book of Mormon Looks Like, Without Text

by Keepapitchinin | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Have you ever wondered what the Book of Mormon would look like if you took out all of the words and just le...


Haunted Houses: A 1950 "Spoken Word" from Temple Square

by Keepapitchinin | Mormon Life

MR says: As the longest continuous network broadcast in the world, "Music and the Spoken Word" has no doubt...

Be Honest With Yourself: The Background

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

In October conference, 1956, Apostle Mark E. Petersen reported a conversation with another Church member: H...


Elder James E. Talmage on Blasphemy Against the Holy Ghost and 'Unpardonable Sins'

by Keepapitchinin | Mormon Life

These are the words of the 16-year-old boy. “I am afraid I might have blasphemed against the Holy Ghost,” G...

Saim Abd al-Samid: First Muslim Latter-day Saint, part 2

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Saim Abd al-Samid, the young Turkish civil engineer, unwilling to wait any longer, was secretly baptized in...


'They Are Firing at Us': A mission president's experience in World War II

by Keepapitchinin | Everything Else

Wilford Woodruff Emery (1889-1954) was president of Samoan Mission at the outbreak of World War II. He wrot...

Male Chastity

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Most of the lessons posted on Keepa, when not meant for a mixed Sunday School class, have been lessons dire...

Secrets of the 100 year old church cornerstone to be revealed

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After the turn of the twentieth century but before the Great War, in an era of prosperity and peace, member...