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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY | Thursday, 01 June 2017 | MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY | Thursday, 01 June 2017 | Faith in God gives religious freedom spiritual meaning. The demands of justice give it ethical grounding. But without the protection of law, religious freedom would remain a mere aspiration. Recently Posted […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. In a matter of three months, Trevor Chapman, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, went from working 12-hour days to investing $200 in the launch of an online store and making $1 million. His motivation was […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. As an apprentice to John Jeffries, teenager Brigham Young became skilled in carpentry and as a glazier and painter. “He became known for his furniture as well as for ornately carved mantelpieces” (see Encyclopedia of Mormonism, 4:1601). This is one of […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Sue Butterworth was pregnant with her first child when she heard a nurse utter six heartbreaking words: “Your son is incompatible with life.” The nurse gave the Butterworths two options: terminate the pregnancy with an early abortion or Butterworth could carry […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Sue Butterworth was pregnant with her first child when she heard a nurse utter six heartbreaking words: “Your son is incompatible with life.” The nurse gave the Butterworths two options: terminate the pregnancy with an early abortion or Butterworth could carry […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. President Henry B. Eyring celebrates his 84th birthday on Wednesday, May 31. Last year, the Deseret News published a series of birthday quizzes for each of the members of the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. La Jean Carruth, a researcher with the LDS Church History Department who has transcribed from shorthand notes many previously unpublished sermons of Brigham Young, will speak about the second president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at a […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Visit the website, or listen to the direct audio link. In December 2013, Scott Hales bought himself an iPad and a digital drawing software program. He was in the final stages of finishing his PhD dissertation […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Oops. I missed Memorial Day. You’d think after 60 years as a journalist I’d remember that you have to be ahead of the calendar to meet some deadlines. But my calendar seems to be out of order these days. It’s running […]

This post is brought to you by the FairMormon Blog. View the original post here. In December 2013, Scott Hales bought himself an iPad and a digital drawing software program. He was in the final stages of finishing his PhD dissertation and was ready to try his hand at a lighter medium. Dusting off his dormant […]

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This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. FamilySearch has published its May 2017 list of historic record collections available for indexing (see table below). Indexing by generous volunteers is what makes historical records easily searchable online for free at FamilySearch. Click on a project of personal interest from the collections list below […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The legendary Joan of Arc was burned at the stake on this day in history nearly 600 years ago at the Place du Vieux-Marche in Rouen. The 19-year-old has inspired many over the years not only because of her victories in […]

This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. by FamilySearch When the Family History Department surveyed hundreds of priesthood leaders about what they wanted to know to increase temple worship and family history work in their area, a common request was for better visibility into what was currently happening, […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. TUCSON, Arizona — The LDS Church unveiled its new Tucson Arizona Temple for a first look Tuesday, complete with its unique-for-Mormon-temples dome-shaped cupola — as local media toured the 38,216-square-foot edifice. Tuesday’s event served as one of several lead-in sessions prior […]

This post is brought to you by Family Search. View the original post here. If you’ve been thinking about beginning indexing—or starting again if you haven’t indexed in a while—this is a great time to start! FamilySearch recently released web indexing, so now you can index right in your browser. There’s nothing to download or […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Every year, nearly 1,000 Mormon missionaries remain on hold in their home countries for as many as 11 months, waiting for a visa to enter the United States. The delays force some to cancel their missions altogether. […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. CASCAIS, PORTUGAL | Tuesday, 30 May 2017 | Faith freely chosen is the hallmark of a strong and stable society, Mormon apostle Elder Neil L. Andersen said during a panel discussion at a major global gathering of business, government and […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. TUCSON, ARIZONA | Tuesday, 30 May 2017 | Latter-day Saints in southern Arizona are ready to welcome visitors to the Tucson Arizona Temple, which has been built among the saguaro cactus in southern Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.  Recently Posted #LIghtTheWorld YouTube […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “BRIDGING HEAVEN AND EARTH,” by Meg Johnson, Covenant Communications, $11.99, 60 minutes Doing family history and temple work is a way of creating bridges between the living and those who have passed on. “Family members are waiting for bridges to be […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Dear Angela, I’ve been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for two years and I’ve recently moved into a new ward. My husband is not a member, so he typically does not attend church with me […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “SETTLING THE VALLEY, PROCLAIMING THE GOSPEL: The General Epistles of the Mormon First Presidency,” by Reid L. Neilson and Nathan N. Waite, Oxford University Press, $45, 430 pages (nf) LDS Church historian and recorder Reid L. Neilson joins with associate editorial […]

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This post is brought to you by the Maxwell Institute. View the original post here. The Mormon Studies Review and Maxwell Institute are pleased to announce the release of a new Study of Mormon Studies Bibliography (SOMS). All sources in the bibliography have the purpose, nature, value, or future of Mormon studies as a primary […]

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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 by Lloyd Newell each Sunday during the weekly Mormon Tabernacle Choir broadcast. This will be given May 28, 2017. In his inaugural address on Jan. 20, 1961, U.S. President John F. Kennedy made a […]