Boyd K. Packer

My ancestor did what? Sharing stories from family history

When a family digs into its history, members are certain to find treasured ancestral stories that educate, entertain, inspire and uplift. Read more »

March 12, 2012

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A classic dilemma: The translation of the Book of Mormon into Japanese

Literary Japanese was at a crossroads when four missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints arrived in Tokyo Bay in August of 1901. Read more »

Feb. 24, 2012

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Vai Sikahema: No one is immune from the dangers of drug addiction

My wife and I were at a girls camp fundraiser dinner for the young women in our LDS ward Saturday night when one of my daughter's friends blurted out, "Oh my gosh,... Read more »

Feb. 17, 2012

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Landmark talk by President J. Reuben Clark set standard for church education

While the LDS Church commemorates the seminary centennial, it’s been almost 75 years since President J. Reuben Clark, then a member of the LDS Church’s... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2012

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At LDS Seminary Centennial broadcast, President Packer talks of surviving 'in enemy territory'

Fifty years and more than 2.5 million miles of worldwide travel later, President Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve for The Church of Jesus Christ... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2012

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'The Things Which My Father Saw' offers excellent insights into the Book of Mormon

"The Things Which My Father Saw" sheds light on Lehi's dream, on his son Nephi's vision, and on how those two Book of Mormon events are central both to the story line... Read more »

Dec. 30, 2011

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