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Mormon Tabernacle Near Pearl Harbor Became a Refuge for GIs After the Attack

by Salt Lake Tribune | Mormon Life

As we honor the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, we remember those who passed away as well a...

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Why "Silent Night" Is the Most Iconic Christmas Song in the World

by Katharine Lyon | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

My favorite Christmas tradition growing up was celebrating Christmas Eve with my German grandma, who we cal...

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President Monson's Journal from Temple Groundbreaking Reveals His Humor, Love of Saints

by Thomas S. Monson, excerpted from "Faith Rewarded" | Makes You Think

In his book Faith Rewarded , President Monson shared this touching memory from the groundbreaking of the hi...

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The Unexpected Story Behind One of the Most Popular LDS Hymns

by Katharine Lyon | Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

Easily one of the most-sung hymns at general conference, “We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet” is a familia...

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BYU Researcher Translates the World's Oldest Obituary

by BYU News | Mormon Life

BYU associate professor of ancient scripture Lincoln H. Blumell recently translated a 1,700-year-old inscri...

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JRNL.com Announces New Features

by JRNL.com (SPONSORED) | Mormon Life

JRNL.com , an online app that merges technology and journaling, providing users with the ability to record ...

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Family Discovers Rare, Extremely Valuable Mormon Gold Coin in Lock Box

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

Pennies are worth one cent, nickels are worth five, and dimes are worth ten. People of all cultures learn t...

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How One Journalist Exposed the Unbelievable Origin of "The Gospel of Jesus' Wife"

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The mystery surrounding a papyrus fragment reportedly written by Jesus' wife may have finally been solved, ...

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How One Brave Teen Reacted to Lies About Mormons in Her History Book

by The New Era | Mormon Life

High school. A necessary evil, I guess. Well, it’s not really evil, but the homework is. Especially in hist...

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One of the Most Influential LDS Historians Passes Away

by LDS Living Staff | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

Ronald W. Walker (b. 1939), widely considered one of the greatest historians of the LDS Church, has passed ...