Category: Belief

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Whiter My God to Thee

“Does this dress make me look darker?” queried my mother as she got ready for church. This was a routine question in my home. Some colors of clothing could make brown skin look darker....

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Baptism, Buddha, and Eternal Bonds

My oldest child was baptized a year ago. It was a decision I struggled with the year leading up to the occasion. Having been “Mormon” in every sense of the cultural word my whole...

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Guest Post: Qualifying for Exaltation

By Blaire Ostler The Church released the new Young Women theme a couple months ago. It reads as follows:   I am a beloved daughter of Heavenly Parents, with a divine nature and eternal destiny. ...

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This is Life Eternal

The search for eternal life has been a concern of many religions and philosophical traditions throughout human history. This is especially poignant in our own tradition – Adam and Eve were immortal, ate the...