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5 Ancient and Modern Prophets Serving Through Weakness

5 Ancient and Modern Prophets Serving Through Weakness

(Header Photo Courtesy of  Scott Sommerdorf for the Salt Lake Tribune) In the scriptures, the Lord often discusses how he feels about weakness. He told the Book of Mormon prophet Moroni that He “gives unto men weakness that they may be humble…for if they humble themselves before me, and have faith in me, then will I make weak things become …

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“Just Call Me Ruth” – Exclusive Interview with Ruth Renlund

"Just Call Me Ruth" - Exclusive Interview with Ruth Renlund

(Photo Courtesy of Deseret News) The Mormon Women Project is a continually expanding digital library of interviews with Latter-day Saint women around the world. In 2010, they interviewed Ruth Lybbert Renlund, whose husband was called to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles this past week. Take a look at their exclusive interview and learn more about Ruth’s unique journey. Below …

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BREAKING NEWS: 3 New Apostles Announced in General Conference

BREAKING NEWS: 3 New Apostles Announced in General Conference

History was made today as three new Apostles were called to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles to fill the vacancies created by the losses of President Boyd K. Packer, Elder L. Tom Perry, and Elder Richard G. Scott earlier this summer. The three new Apostles are Ronald A. Rasband, Gary E. Stevenson, and Dale G. Renlund. Learn more about …

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WATCH NOW: The Calling of an Apostle, a Special Compilation

For many of us, it seems as if the members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles have always been there. But for those special witnesses, the moment they are sustained as an Apostle of Christ is sacred and never to be forgotten. Neither is the first time they stand at the pulpit and share their first remarks. We’ve compiled …

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President Nelson Discusses Possible Announcement of Apostles

President Nelson Discusses Possible Announcement of Apostles

“Every day is historic in this Church.” So declared President Russell M. Nelson when a visitor to his office commented about the history-making event of having three vacancies in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles as the 185th Semiannual General Conference convenes and the likelihood that the empty chairs among the Brethren would be filled during one of its sessions. …

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PHOTO GALLERY + RECAP: Elder Richard G. Scott’s Funeral

PHOTO GALLERY + RECAP: Elder Richard G. Scott's Funeral

On September 28, 2015, family, friend, and Church leaders gathered to celebrate and remember the life of Elder Richard Gordon Scott. Elder Scott passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, due to incidents of old age. He is preceded in death by his wife Jeanene and two of their children. President Henry B. Eyring conducted the funeral, while the Mormon …

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Church Responds to Inquiries About Preparedness

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In recent weeks, members of the Church who are colloquially referred to as “Doomsday Preppers” have been in the headlines for their belief that the catastrophic events will soon occur. Many cite Julie Rowe, an LDS woman who shared her near-death experience and visions of the last days in a popular book, as one source for the speculation. The Church …

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This Cool Chart Shows Key Facts About LDS Apostles

Threestory Studio describes itself as an “information design shop” dedicated to present truth and information in an engaging, visual way. In light of the recent vacancies in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the team created this handy infographic detailing the age and seniority of the living LDS apostles, as well as where President Boyd  K. Packer, Elder L. Tom …

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Elder Christofferson Speaks at World Meeting of Families

Elder Christofferson Speaks at World Meeting of Families

Originally posted on Mormon Newsroom God has a plan for each of His children. Marriage and family is a central part of that plan. “Our high priority on family life is based on our conviction that God created the family—and ordained family life—for His purposes. Hence the conviction that the duties of parents and families, and the principles we will …

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