Over the weekend and on into Monday, Harvey's floodwaters displaced hundreds of Mormons, breached the faith's Texas Houston Temple, damaged meetinghouses, canceled Sunday worship services.
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Researchers at BYU have learned that most users of popular messaging apps Facebook Messenger, What’sApp and Viber are leaving themselves exposed to fraud or other hacking because they don’t know about or aren’t using important security options.
Father James Kurzynski will greet the solar eclipse later this month with deep Roman Catholic faith and telescopes equipped to study the sun. He plans to host a viewing party with members of his western Wisconsin parish. And he's not the only one in the path of the eclipse with faith-centered plans to welcome it.
Jason and Clarissa Osborn, who were featured on BYUtv's "Random Acts" as they were expecting quadruplets, recently lost all four babies less than a year after losing another baby daughter to a heart defect. In a recent interview with People, the couple told how despite their continuing ache and very real grief, they are finding ways to honor the memory of their lost little ones.
President Thomas S. Monson said in his July 2016 First Presidency Message that to be a pioneer is to become acquainted with sacrifice. “Although members of the Church are no longer asked to leave their homes to make the journey to Zion, they often must leave behind old habits, longtime customs and cherished friends,” President Monson said.
Elizabeth Smart said it required years for her to participate in a movie about her kidnapping ordeal.