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'Every hand flew up': President Ballard recalls support for President Kimball's recommendation that the priesthood be given to all worthy males

by Morgan Jones | October 20, 2020

On the debut episode of the Church News podcast , President M. Russell Ballard, Acting President of the Quo...


26 photos of President Ballard that will make you love him even more

by LDS Living Staff | October 8, 2020

This story was originally published by  LDS Living  in October 2018 and has been updated to celeb...


Watch: President Ballard, Elder Christofferson on Being Apostles, "Brothers in the Gospel"

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

“That’s the spirit of those who are in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, including the First Presidency,” ...


Watch: President Ballard Speaks About the Last Sermon His Grandfather Gave as an Apostle

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

President M. Russell Ballard shares his first name with his grandfather, Elder Melvin J. Ballard. Elder Bal...


President Ballard Shares the Message He Feels Joseph Smith Is Sharing with Him Today

by Church News | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

About statues of Joseph and Hyrum Smith that President M. Russell Ballard keeps in his office, President Ba...


President Ballard Urges Members to "Join a New Movement"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

President M. Russell Ballard urged members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Englan...


President Ballard: "There Is Absolutely Nothing Wrong with Asking Questions. Please Don't Brush Them Off"

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Mormon Life

Let me make sure that you understand this important point. There is absolutely nothing wrong with asking qu...


The Mysterious Newspaper That Led to a Temple Miracle

by Chad Hawkins, adapted from "Holy Places" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following article was originally published on  LDS Living in October 2015. In 1884, a mysterious n...


President Ballard to Women: "We Should Not Question Each Other’s Choices or Inspiration"

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

"Women have remarkable influence," President M. Russell Ballard recently posted on Instagram. "You sisters ...


What President Ballard Hopes Latter-day Saints Will Appreciate About the Martyrdom on Its 175th Anniversary

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One of President M. Russell Ballard 's most spiritual moments came as he spoke of two special ancestors. It...