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What’s So Golden about J. Golden Kimball?

What's So Golden about J. Golden Kimball?

Today is the birthday of J. Golden Kimball, one of the most colorful characters in Mormon history. Even as a Seventy and the son of a Prophet, he wasn’t perfect and everybody knew it. What’s so golden about that? Well, the blunt statements and humorous punches J. Golden was known for made him more relatable to his many eager listeners. Even today …

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Journal Released of 19th-Century Mormon Leader George Q. Cannon

Journal Released of 19th-Century Mormon Leader George Q. Cannon

News Release from Mormon Newsroom George Q. Cannon was one of the best-known Latter-day Saints in the last half of the 19th century. His record covers half a century, a period in which he served as a Church editor and publisher, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, a territorial delegate in Congress and a counselor to Church …

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President Boyd K. Packer Dies At Age 90

SALT LAKE CITY —  Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died at home Friday, July 3, 2015, at about 2 p.m. MDT from causes incident to age. He was 90 years old.“He was truly an apostle of the Lord Jesus Christ. From the crown of his head to the …

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