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Why One Man Decided to Join the LDS Church Even After Facing Difficult Questions About the Priesthood Ban

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article was written by Elder Fred A. “Tony” Parker and shared in a special Ensign issue celeb...

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Elder Dube Shares the Difficult Moment He Learned About the Priesthood Ban on His Mission + How He Found Hope

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This story from Elder Edward Dube of the Seventy was published in a special edition of the  Ensig...

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What the Church Has Said About Myths, False Doctrines Surrounding Race and the Priesthood

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With the unprecedented LDS Church celebration "Be One" set for June 1 to commemorate the priesthood revelat...

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Church Launches New Website Promoting Unprecedented Churchwide Celebration

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Mormon Life

"I say unto you, be one," a new Church website reads, quoting Doctrine and Covenants 38:27. The new website...

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First Presidency Announces Worldwide Celebration for the Priesthood Revelation's 40th Anniversary

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church

On June 1, 2018, a worldwide celebration will be held celebrating the 40 year anniversary of the 1978 revel...

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Black Bishop Shares His Conversion and Experience with Unanswered Questions About Race and Priesthood

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

After being arrested at age 14, Donald Kelly knew something needed to change in his life. An immigrant from...

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Historic Conference in Washington D.C. Honors Black Latter-day Saints, Past and Present

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | From the Church Mormon Life

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the revelation on the priesthood in June 1978, which allowed all wo...

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Sistas in Zion: How 2 Black Latter-day Saint Women Are Breaking Stereotypes

by Kelsey Berteaux | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

"People expect Latter-day Saints to be a lot of things: white, rich, serious. They picture who they’ve seen...

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Jabari Parker Shares His Struggle Coming to Grips with Church History of Blacks and the Priesthood

by The Ringer | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, The Ringer featured Jabari Parker and his Mormon faith. Here are a few highlights from the articl...

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Living Under the Priesthood Ban: Black Mormons Share Their Experiences of Faith, Hope

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article, posted on lds.org, shares the story of six faithful black Latter-day Saints who were...