Emily W. Jensenmore...
Recent Articles by Emily W. Jensen
Published: Monday, June 30, 2014 7:37 pm MDT
A "wandering Mormon," Henry Wells Jackson was the only Utah casualty of the Civil War. He was also also among the first to pan for gold in California, one of the members of the Mormon Battalion and more.
Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 5:29 pm MDT
On October 1, 1959, LDS Church apostle Ezra Taft Benson stepped into a 150-year-old historic Baptist church near Red Square, prompted to host an impromptu Christian sermon during the height of the Cold War.
Published: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 5:48 pm MDT
In October 2012, President Thomas S. Monson made the groundbreaking announcement of lowered minimum age requirements for missionary service.
Published: Monday, June 9, 2014 7:06 pm MDT
With the LDS Church officially joining Pinterest in the past few weeks, one scholar at the Mormon History Association annual conference looked at why so many Mormons love to pin as well as what Mormons tend to ...
Published: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 2:14 pm MDT
Understanding the needs of a global community, bridging differences and cultural misunderstandings, and reaching out to welcome diversity were themes explored at the inaugural Mormons and Asia Conference held i...
Published: Thursday, April 10, 2014 4:32 pm MDT
Where are LDS Church meetings held most frequently in the world? And why?
Published: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 4:53 pm MDT
A Buddhist reverend and a former Mormon Young Women General Board member provided an enlightening conversation about the similarities and differences found within their respective faiths.
Published: Monday, March 24, 2014 12:32 pm MDT
The clock is ticking for two species — human and Partial — in the thrilling conclusion to Dan Wells' Partial Sequence for young adults. Few people are willing to try to work together, and in the end...
Published: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:17 pm MDT
Pop quiz: When was the temple ceremony of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints translated into Spanish?
Published: Monday, June 10, 2013 5:06 pm MDT
Meet some lesser-known women in church history who made contributions in medicine, leadership, suffrage, education and missionary work and who as professor Mary Jane Woodger said "made indelible footprints upon...