November 18, 2021 12:00 PM MST
Where do newer substances like green tea, vaping, and opioids fit into the Word of Wisdom revelation given more than 150 years ago?
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September 14, 2022 07:00 AM MDT
“A new line about the sacrament was added to the Church Handbook in 2020. Here is why I think it’s significant.”
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November 06, 2018 03:30 PM MST
The beard debate has continued for decades, but aside from missionary standards and the BYU beard policy, little has been officially said on the topic.
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October 24, 2018 09:00 AM MDT
Cremation is now more common in the U.S. than burial, and its popularity is expected to continue to rise. But what is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ position on cremation?
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February 20, 2018 10:49 PM MST
Why are white shirts and ties an expected standard for Latter-day Saint men?
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By  Yvonne Liu
July 14, 2018 04:00 PM MDT
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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May 15, 2018 09:50 AM MDT
Suicide—there are no words that describe the anguish that word brings to those affected by it. Unfortunately, some know that anguish all too well.
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November 18, 2021 04:36 PM MST
With so many unofficial opinions and practices on the topic, we take a look at what the Church has actually said about wearing temple garments.
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November 03, 2018 12:36 PM MDT
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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January 27, 2018 04:47 PM MST
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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August 06, 2020 12:00 PM MDT
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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August 25, 2017 09:14 AM MDT
When it comes to the Word of Wisdom, without fail there is always one topic that creates a stir of controversy: caffeine.
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November 28, 2017 10:00 PM MST
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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August 14, 2017 01:10 PM MDT
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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September 16, 2018 10:00 PM MDT
In Latter-day Saint culture, ‘R’ has become the scarlet letter of the movie rating law. But why does this standard exist and what have prophets actually said about it?
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September 10, 2021 05:23 PM MDT
The date 9/11 has come to symbolize catastrophe and mourning for the entire American nation. But long before 2001, September 11 was a remorseful date in Latter-day Saint history.
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October 13, 2021 08:39 AM MDT
Halloween—that confusing mix of eeriness, morbidity, candy, trick-or-treating, and family fun. But the mixed reception of this holiday got us wondering, what has the Church officially said about Halloween?
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February 19, 2018 03:21 PM MST
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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Fun
June 12, 2014 08:17 AM MDT
President Monson and son Clark fishing. Photo from President Monson's biography, To The Rescue. Though President Monson often stayed late at the office, he was a dad when he was home. He mowed the lawn with the help of the boys. He planted a vegetable garden and enlisted the children to pull weeds; he took them bowling and to the movies, swimming at the Deseret Gym, sleigh riding in winter, and to the Pioneer Day parade in the summer. For the parade, they set up chairs in front of his father's printing enterprise on Main Street and cheered for President Monson's brother Bob when he rode by on his horse, positioned on the front row of the Ute Rangers and carrying the organization's flag. Often, President Monson took the boys fishinhg and duck hunting, two of their favorite passtimes.
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Fun
By  LDS Living
December 11, 2021 09:00 AM MST
Is Santa Claus a part of your Christmas tradition? Check out these charming and insightful stories from Church leaders about old Saint Nick.
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January 28, 2017 02:01 PM MST
Editor's note: This article is part of a series on what the Church has actually taught about various topics. To read more about the Church’s teachings on cremation, garments, beards, and more, click here.
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