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'If the devil will let us alone for 10 years': Story behind the Utah War

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My daughter, Morag, has always maintained (with a twinkle in her eye) that Heavenly Father has a sense of h...

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Urban planners take a few lessons from Brigham Young and Joseph Smith

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When Brigham Young uttered the now famous phrase, “This is the right place,” he may not have known how prop...

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Brigham Young's winter home offers glimpse into life of the 'American Moses'

by Deseret News

It is coincidental that the exterior wood trim of pioneer leader Brigham Young's winter home is painted in ...

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The history of 'Mormon Tea'

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Mormon Tea, also known as Brigham Tea, is made from a leafless shrub with jointed stems that grows abundant...

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Picturing history: Brigham Young home in Iowa

by Deseret News | Everything Else

After leaving Missouri, Brigham Young and his family settled in Montrose, Iowa, across the Mississippi Rive...

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The Mormons Sit Out the Civil War

by New York Times | Opinions & Features

On May 1, 1862, Capt. Lot Smith led a cavalry company of a little more than 100 volunteers from Salt Lake C...

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In Our Lovely Deseret: Where does our journey take us after baptism?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

What things have you found yourself doing, year after year, on your baptism day? Brigham Young was baptized...

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Old Mormon Fort offers glimpse into the past

by The Spectrum | Opinions & Features

Let’s face it — most people don’t visit Las Vegas to see historic old forts. Many of you have probably driv...

What Does it Mean to Be Offended?

by The Exponent | Best of LDS Blogs

I’ve noticed that often expressions of concern about the church’s actions are met with comments about being...

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Provo Utah Temple: Four decades of service

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

On Feb. 9, the Provo Utah Temple will celebrate its 40th anniversary. Early residents of Provo cherished Br...