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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Every year around the time of general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, I think about the column I wrote about trying to be more like Mary instead of Martha. The column was inspired after visiting Thanksgiving […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. WASHINGTON, D.C. | Saturday, 01 October 2016 | Thousands of visitors gathered near the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. last weekend to attend the opening of the Smithsonian’s 19th museum, the National Museum of African American History and Culture.  Recently […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY | Saturday, 01 October 2016 | The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the following leadership changes at the Saturday afternoon session of the 186th Semiannual General Conference, October 1, 2016. Recently […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. by Miryelle Resek Not all of us are lucky enough to have our family members reside in one area. Sometimes they’re states or even continents away! With so many miles, responsibilities, and factors separating us, it’s often difficult to gather together […]

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China has warned Tokyo against “playing with fire” and joining US-led naval “patrols” and “exercises” in the disputed South China Sea, telling Japan, which is “outside the region”, that it should stop meddling in affairs that are none of its concern. Earlier in September Tokyo announced plans to increase joint military activities with the US […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. The calqued name-title “Lord of Sabaoth,” echoing James 5:4, occurs four times in the Doctrine and Covenants in revelations given to the prophet Joseph Smith from December 25, 1832 to August 6, 1833. Of these […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Schedules and other facts for the 186th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which will be held in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City: WHEN Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1-2 The Saturday, Oct. 1, […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Professors repeatedly targeted Shelly Rowlan for her beliefs when the stay-at-home Mormon mom returned to school in Arizona for a master’s degree. “It would happen over and over, actually,” Rowlan said. “As soon as they learned I […]

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This post is brought to you by the Maxwell Institute. View the original post here. This year the Maxwell Institute celebrates its tenth anniversary. What a decade it has been! The Institute has published more than a dozen dual-language translations of Islamic, Jewish, and Christian texts. It’s maintained three annual periodicals dedicated to scripture or […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. Each month, FamilySearch publishes a list of new changes and updates to the FamilySearch.org website. This list includes changes to Family Tree as well as other parts of FamilySearch.org. In some cases, these changes will also be published as individual articles […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. Regular users of FamilySearch have already noticed something different when they log in: we’ve changed things up a bit. The new logged-in design makes your time on FamilySearch more about you. You’ll see a history of what you have done lately, […]

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. “One of the remarkable characteristics of young wild sunflowers, in addition to growing in soil that is not hospitable, is how the young flower bud follows the sun across the sky. In doing […]

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. “May our light so shine that we glorify our Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ, whose name is the only name under heaven whereby we might be saved. That we may ever […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Historic Temple Square, in downtown Salt Lake City, attracts millions of visitors each year. There is much for LDS Church members and nonmembers to see and experience, whether it’s taking photos of the Salt Lake Temple, listening […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Elder John H. Groberg remembers well the first time he saw “The Other Side of Heaven.” Then a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy, Elder Groberg, along with director/executive producer Mitch Davis and their wives, were seated near the […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Joseph Smith’s elder brother Hyrum was clearly well regarded by his Palmyra neighbors — at least until the Smith family’s involvement in the Book of Mormon and related matters put it beyond the pale of respectability. For instance, they elected him […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Those who were privileged to meet the Prophet Joseph Smith in the flesh were universal in their responses to the experience. President Lorenzo Snow, who joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a young man in Kirtland, Ohio, […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY | Thursday, 29 September 2016 | Final preparations are under way on Temple Square in Salt Lake City for the remaining sessions of the 186th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Pedestrians soak up the fall sun as they walk past the LDS Church Office Building on Temple Square in Salt Lake City on Wednesday. This weekend, the area will be teeming with thousands of people attending the 186th Semiannual General Conference […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. LDS Perspectives Podcast, Episode 2 is now available. In this episode, Dr. Brad Wilcox joins Nick Galieti to discuss the grace of Christ. Grace is a term often misunderstood. Dr. Wilcox sheds clarity on the concept and […]

This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. 141 million new ancestor hints will be released on FamilySearch Family Tree this week. That’s a big number. But what does it really mean to you, as a FamilySearch.org user? Here’s some context. Why Hints Are Important Hints matter because they […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Transit Authority will offer extra TRAX service for this weekend’s 186th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. UTA will provide longer trains on the Blue and Green lines, as […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — The idea for a massive meeting hall was generated from a desire by Mormon leaders to accommodate more members at general conference, as expressed by President Gordon B. Hinckley on Easter morning in April 1996. “I regret […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Most secular as well as sacred history seems to be told in cycles. People and cultures achieve a certain degree of affluence and become prideful and selfish, causing their inevitable decline. But with the decline often comes a humility that spurs […]