Oliver Cowdery

Facebook event challenges Latter-day Saints to read Book of Mormon in 85 days

More than 1,500 Latter-day Saints have accepted a challenge to read the Book of Mormon in 85 days — the same amount of time it took Joseph Smith to translate the... Read more »

April 7, 2014


Elder L. Tom Perry: 'The Doctrines and Principles Contained in the Articles of Faith'

Elder L. Tom Perry reminisced about memorizing the Articles of Faith as a requirement in a Primary class as a lead-in to his priesthood session address about the... Read more »

Oct. 5, 2013


Mary Whitmer, 12th witness to the Book of Mormon

Relatively few Latter-day Saints know the story of the Book of Mormon's unofficial 12th witness. Perhaps harried, multi-tasking housewives and mothers will relate... Read more »

July 18, 2013


Historic LDS newspaper volume presented in auction

“The Latter-day Saints Messenger and Advocate,” one of the earliest publications in church history, was up for bid at the semiannual Americana auction at... Read more »

April 16, 2013


Beware of 'walking in darkness at noon-day'

The Lord indicates in scripture that many are "walking in darkness at noon-day" when light and illumination are available. When challenges come, do we obey or resist... Read more »

April 14, 2013


Designer adds dimension to photograph of Mormon leader Oliver Cowdery

A rare photographic portrait likely of early church leader Oliver Cowdery has now been digitally restored and colorized by a church history enthusiast. Read more »

March 11, 2013


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