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Pioneers
in Every Land

Bringing the Gospel Home to Cambodia

How Vichit Ith Brought His New Faith Back to His Native Land

Twenty years after being driven from his homeland by war, Vichit Ith came back to introduce the Church that had helped him find peace. 

Women
of Conviction

Treasures
of the Collection

Deciphering Shorthand

Shorthand Specialist Unlocks a Trove of Early Sermons

Watch this brief video to learn more about George Watt, shorthand, and the Lost Sermons project.

Church History

The Last Leaf

Joseph Smith was martyred in 1844. The last known Church member to have interacted with him, Mary Field Garner, died in 1943 at the age of 107. 

“Utah’s Oldest Resident Dies at Ogden” Deseret News, July 21, 1943, 11. 

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Prophets
of the Restoration

Lorenzo Snow

5th President: 1898 - 1901

Lorenzo Snow was born April 3, 1814, in Mantua, Ohio. As Church President at the dawning of the twentieth century, he opened a new era in Latter-day Saint history. He died in Salt Lake City on October 10, 1901, at the age of 87.

Upcoming Events

The Mormon Battalion:

A March of Faith

Brandon J. Metcalf will offer a glimpse into numerous accounts of Mormon Battalion members to illustrate the sacrifice, faith, and perseverance shown during and after their year of military service.

Revelations
in Context

“Wrought Upon” to Seek a Revelation

D&C 108

Lyman Sherman had followed the Spirit’s promptings to join the Church and to walk a thousand miles with Zion’s camp.  But he still felt a deep, personal yearning to know of his standing before the Lord.

Behold, there shall be a record kept among you

D&C 21:1