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Defending the Faith: The very surprising language of the Book of Mormon

Careful study of the Book of Mormon's vocabulary and grammar suggests that seeming errors aren't errors at all. In fact, they may provide striking evidence that the book's translation in the 19th... Read more »

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Sherry Young: The man who delivers flowers, candy and much more

Dale was a rock star in the Native American areas. He knew all of the people by name and made them feel great. He had a big heart, encouraging all of them to rise above their poverty. He stressed... Read more »

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What's new: 'The Peter Potential' invites readers to discover possibilities

Readers looking for encouragement to press forward in faith will find much to appreciate in “The Peter Potential.” It is a quiet and gracious book that has the potential to change hearts. Read more »

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Picturing history: Mound Grove Cemetery

Located on River Road in Independence, Missouri, the Mound Grove Cemetery is home to several sites of interest to students of the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »

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How President Uchtdorf upended my apple cart

There will always be differences among people — different cultures, different countries, different colors, different character traits. But in the kingdom, you don’t define people by... Read more »

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Mormons on social media react to Elder Bednar's counsel, announcement

Elder David A. Bednar, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke at Brigham Young University's Campus Education Week Tuesday. Read more »

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LDS Church announces feature-length documentary, 'Meet the Mormons'

"Meet the Mormons," a new feature-length documentary produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, features the lives of six individuals who live across the globe. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Elder Bednar invites Mormons to use social media to flood the earth with gospel messages

Elder David A. Bednar urged members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to use social media to flood the earth with gospel messages. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Watch: Elder David A. Bednar speaks about the LDS Church and social media at Education Week

Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will be the devotional speaker for Brigham Young University's Campus Education Week on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 11:10 a.m. MDT. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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SUU coach Ed Lamb is not a Mormon but serves anyway

Southern Utah football coach Ed Lamb is not a Mormon, yet he attends and serves in his Cedar City LDS ward each week. The coach has been investigating the LDS Church since he played at Ricks... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Wright Words: 'Come, follow me' and don't forget the comma

A few weeks ago during personal scripture study, I highlighted a comma that I’ve read many times but never really seen. No doubt you’ve read it, too. In Luke 18, the Savior says:... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Nicholls State assistant football coach is also a Mormon bishop

Justin Anderson coaches the wide receivers and tight ends while also carrying the title of assistant head coach at Nicholls State. Anderson also serves as the LDS bishop of his Louisiana ward. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Angel Moroni statues placed atop 2 LDS temples

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints added Angel Moroni statues to the Cordoba Argentina Temple and the Trujillo Peru Temple last week. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Comic: Aaron's first golden calf

Aaron's first attempt doesn't go so well. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Book review: 'Persona Non Grata' shares how one man can change a country's future

Stephen J. Stirling's "Persona Non Grata" is a suspenseful story of how Paladin Smith goes to a foreign land to save a friend and ends up impacting the future of a nation. Smith's interactions with... Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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Elder Jeffrey R. Holland posts picture of missionary granddaughter's return on Facebook

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, posted two pictures on Facebook after his granddaughter returned from... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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New Harmony: Mustering a mustard seed of faith in others

There are two ways to read the expression “taken in.” One is positive. It refers to a poor wayfarer being “taken in” and given shelter. The other is not. There, being taken... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Elder Bednar to speak at Y. Campus Education Week

Elder David A. Bednar, of the Quorum of the Twelve, will be the devotional speaker during Brigham Young University's Campus Education Week, which will be Aug. 18-12. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Book review: ‘In Plain Sight’ has interesting premise, but is rather plain

Accused of a murder he didn’t commit and on the run from law enforcement, a man puts his trust in a complete stranger to prove his innocence. While the premise behind "In Plain Sight" by... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Matthew Godfrey: Understanding wording changes in the Doctrine and Covenants

Why the wording in some Doctrine and Covenants revelations differs from the original. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Mormon missionaries use song, ukuleles to share the gospel

Whether during Sunday's church services or Monday's family home evening, performances of hymns and primary songs are important to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Utah family facing son's rare illness finds strength in Mormon faith

Five-year-old Benjamin Buchanan is the only known case in the state of Utah with Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Fathers and sons campout

Like many wards in the LDS Church, our ward holds an annual fathers and sons campout. It’s a chance for fathers and sons to spend a little quality time together — by huddling close in... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Numbers and the value of 1

Numbers make many people uncomfortable, but the number 1 changes everything. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Defending the Faith: 2 legal tests of Joseph Smith's integrity

An accurate understanding of Joseph Smith's many encounters with the law reflects positively, not poorly, upon his character. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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