Mormon Underwear: Keeping the Faith 24/7

Mormon Underwear: Keeping the Faith 24/7

The notion of special “Mormon underwear” has long been a matter of curiosity for some non-Mormons. It can be difficult to understand, especially for a person who has notgrown up around Mormons or in a Mormon family. However, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of...

Blacks and the Mormon Priesthood – 35 Years

Blacks and the Mormon Priesthood – 35 Years

For a period of time in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (inadvertently referred to as the Mormon Church by the media and others), male members of African descent were denied the privilege of bearing the priesthood. There has never been...

Mormon Missionary Force Expected to Reach 85,000

Mormon Missionary Force Expected to Reach 85,000

Thomas S. Monson, President and Prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (inadvertently called the Mormon Church by the media and others), once commented concerning missionary work, “When you’re on the Lord’s errand, you’re entitled to the Lord’s...

Why Do Mormons Have Large Families?

Why Do Mormons Have Large Families?

Why Do Mormons Have Large Families? “Is she your daughter?”  I've heard this question dozens of times about my youngest sister Dionna.  Technically, she could be my child. After all, her birth occurred after I began my freshman year at college. I am the oldest of 8...

About Mormons: Latter-day Disciples of Christ

About Mormons: Latter-day Disciples of Christ

For centuries people have been striving to follow Christ, ever since His mortal ministry on earth. Even before He came to earth, prophets testified of Him, and people believed in Him. Since His death and the death of His apostles, people all across the world identify...

Father’s Day: Mormon Dads Do the Dishes

Father’s Day: Mormon Dads Do the Dishes

I remember one time when my siblings and I were growing up that my mom asked my brother (who was probably ten or so at the time) to help with the dinner dishes. He responded with “No, that’s woman’s work!” My mom, however, wasn’t the one who set my brother straight—it...

Memorial Day: Mormons Remember and Honor Ancestors

Memorial Day: Mormons Remember and Honor Ancestors

Memorial Day is a sacred day. It is a day set apart from the others. What is Memorial Day? It is a day to honor and remember those men and women who have died in the Armed Forces. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (sometimes inadvertently...

Mormons and Religious Dialogue

Mormons and Religious Dialogue

Delegates from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—sometimes inadvertently called the Mormon Church—encouraged participants to find common ground with those of different cultures and religions during a recent worldwide conference on religious and cultural...

Mormons Respond to Oklahoma Tornadoes

Mormons Respond to Oklahoma Tornadoes

On Monday, May 20, a cluster of tornadoes hit several states, the most severe storms hitting Oklahoma. Reports say that at least twenty-four people have died, including several children. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (often inadvertently referred to...

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