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August 17, 2018

You say “Mormon,” I say “Latter-day Saint”

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have a love-hate relationship with the term, "Mormon” and now with the announcement Aug. 16 from Pres. Russell M. Nelson to abandon its use, Church members, journalists and others outside the faith will have to wrestle to what degree they abide by the wishes of the Church’s prophet-president.

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The Abiding Power of Sacred Family Rituals

“What is the best thing I can do as a parent to bring our family closer together?”“How can I best strengthen my child’s faith?” As scholars and researchers of family and religion, questions like these are sometimes directed our way. Our two decades of interviewing about 200 very strong, “exemplar” families of various faiths from around the United States have revealed some answers to these difficult but vital questions.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issues new name guidelines, dropping term “Mormon” in most uses

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement Thursday afternoon regarding the name of the church.

Your Hardest Family Question: My fiancé wants to hide me from his children and grandchildren

I've been told by my future fiancé that he never wants me to be involved in the lives of his children or grandchildren in any way, shape or form. His preference is that our marriage never includes any type of blending or inclusion by either of us with our respective children or grandchildren.

Breaking News

The Abiding Power of Sacred Family Rituals

“What is the best thing I can do as a parent to bring our family closer together?”“How can I best strengthen my child’s faith?” As scholars and researchers of family and religion, questions like these are sometimes directed our way. Our two decades of interviewing about 200 very strong, “exemplar” families of various faiths from around the United States have revealed some answers to these difficult but vital questions.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issues new name guidelines, dropping term “Mormon” in most uses

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement Thursday afternoon regarding the name of the church.

Your Hardest Family Question: My fiancé wants to hide me from his children and grandchildren

I've been told by my future fiancé that he never wants me to be involved in the lives of his children or grandchildren in any way, shape or form. His preference is that our marriage never includes any type of blending or inclusion by either of us with our respective children or grandchildren.

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