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Greyfriars Bobby

Greyfriars Bobby – A Heartwarming Tale Just a few days ago I stood on the corner of Candlemaker Row and George IV bridge in Edinburgh, Scotland. I was trying to get a picture but I could not get an unimpeded … Continue reading

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The Miracle of Translation

The Miracle of  Translation Joseph Smith was only 22 years-old in September of 1827, when he obtained the Gold Plates. He was charged to translate, but in the area of Palmyra, New York there was not peace sufficient to do … Continue reading

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Harry’s Story

Harry’s Story It is said that in the holy temple families are organized forever. May I share one family’s somewhat unusual story? Megan grew up in a home where her mother took in foster children and mentally handicapped adults. Hence, … Continue reading

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Samuel Harrison Smith

Samuel Harrison Smith June 1830. Mendon, New York. It was in the evening when Phineas, a circuit preacher was on his way home. He stopped at the Tomlinson Inn there in Mendon for dinner. While he was eating and talking … Continue reading

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Mary Goble: Is It Wise?

Mary Goble was 13 years old in October 1856. She came with the Hunt Wagon Company across the plains that year and was among those caught in the violent storms of Wyoming. The journey had already been a tragedy for … Continue reading

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