This post is brought to you by the FairMormon Blog. View the original post here. http://media.blubrry.com/mormonfaircast/p/blog.fairmormon.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Plain-and-Precious.mp3 Podcast: Download (18.6MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS From the book: Of Faith and Reason: 80 Evidences Supporting the Prophet Joseph Smith by: Michael R. Ash Most Christians today and in Joseph Smith’s day believe that the Bible […]

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This post is brought to you by the FairMormon Blog. View the original post here. “Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience” (James 1:3). “But that on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience” (Luke 8:15). We don’t typically think of patience as a […]

Inspirational Messages

These daily, inspirational messages are brought to you by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. View the full inspirational message here. As we take the messages of the past two days into our hearts and into our lives, we will be blessed. My dear brothers and sisters, we have come to the close of […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “CALVIN,” by Martine Leavitt, Farrar Straus Giroux, $17.99, 181 pages (f) (ages 14 and up) Calvin has never been popular and has always felt like an outsider at school. But when Hobbes, a character from a comic strip, starts having conversations […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Editor’s note: “The Spoken Word” is shared each Sunday during the weekly Mormon Tabernacle Choir broadcast. This will be given May 1, 2016. A high school student learned a valuable lesson as he took a college entrance exam a few months […]

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This post is brought to you by the FairMormon Blog. View the original post here. A recent article was posted in which a woman struggling with her faith reported a “punch in the gut feeling” because Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Seventy told BYU grads: A few of you may have run into some […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. BUENA VISTA, Virginia — The dating culture at LDS-oriented Southern Virginia University has undergone a major change recently, and it may have implications for Brigham Young University and the controversy over its policies for students who report sexual assaults. Before Shoushig […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The newly called Primary general presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints made their public speaking debut on Friday, April 29, as part of BYU Women’s Conference. Sister Joy D. Jones, Sister Jean B. Bingham and Sister Bonnie […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. PROVO — In their first speaking assignment since being called to the Primary general presidency, Sister Joy D. Jones, Sister Jean B. Bingham and Sister Bonnie H. Cordon spoke together on the topic “Family Unity” during their address on April 29 […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The Galilean city of Sepphoris isn’t mentioned in the New Testament, or in the Bible at all. And yet, located slightly less than 4 miles (6 kilometers) from Nazareth, it may be important to our understanding of Jesus. Although the site […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. This week’s social media posts with connections to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members included a balloon release in Ogden in honor of a missionary who died in Taiwan, a videographer reflecting on his LDS mission […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Review of Alexander L. Baugh and Reid L. Neilson, eds., Conversations with Mormon Historians, Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, in cooperation with Deseret Book Company, Salt Lake City, 2015. pp.580 + xv, […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Abstract: Shulem is mentioned once in the Book of Abraham. All we are told about him is his name and title. Using onomastics, the study of names, and the study of titles, we can find […]

Inspirational Messages

These daily, inspirational messages are brought to you by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. View the full inspirational message here. Scriptures are like packets of light that illuminate our minds and give place to guidance and inspiration from on high. Those of us who come to this pulpit during conference feel the power […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. New courses have been recently added to the FamilySearch Learning Center. Here you will find a list of the new classes by region. To view the entire collection of family history training courses visit familysearch.org/learningcenter. United States Proven Ways to Find […]

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There’s nothing comical about this manga comic: office building windows shatter, trains derail and cars plunge from buckling bridges. It all happens at 4:35 p.m. on a day dubbed “Tokyo’s X Day.” This catastrophic scenario is depicted in a 300-page book on earthquake preparedness published by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. The book, which includes tips […]

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Terrifying new footage shows steam and ash rising beneath the surface of the 2,805m tall volcano in Wyoming, US, fuelling fresh concern it could be about to blow. The massive volcano last erupted 70,000 years ago but a recent unexpected spike in seismic activity around the globe, which has resulted in devastating earthquakes in Asia […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. PROVO — Thousands of women from — from more than 13 countries and 48 states — spent the day on the BYU campus for classes and service projects as part of the 40th annual BYU Women’s Conference. “Every topic, every speaker, […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. PROVO — Besides looking forward to the BYU Bakery’s much-loved brownies, Dixie Jo Dunn said she traveled the roughly 1,500 miles from her home in Houston to BYU to listen for inspiration on how to improve both personally and within her […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. PROVO — Thousands of women from — from more than 13 countries and 48 states — spent the day on the BYU campus for classes and service projects as part of the 40th annual BYU Women’s Conference. “Every topic, every speaker, […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. Provo, Utah | Friday, 29 April 2016 | Elder Renlund and his wife, Ruth, spoke about charity at the 40th annual BYU Women’s Conference Friday, April 29, 2016, in Provo, Utah. Recently Posted #LIghtTheWorld YouTube Live concert broadcast from New […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SANDY, Utah — Welcome home, Elder Wells. Children did the advance work, excitedly running across, up and down the street to tie yellow ribbons to every tree, pole and mailbox. Finally, after the energy and anticipation for his arrival continued to […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. James Curran, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, released an extended play, “I’m Not a Rapper,” on April 17 using his artist name, “James the Mormon.” On Thursday, his six-track EP reached the No. 1 spot […]