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Hopes for spiritual and economic renaissance accompany Mormons' Snowflake temple

...make Snowflake a boomtown that draws Mormon pilgrims and retirees. ''This restricted to church members. Mormons practice the bulk of their religion...the border in St. George, Utah. Mormon leaders have dramatically increased...
Garden Club hears presentation on Alaskan pioneer Fannie Quigley

...homesteaded for nearly 44 years, Haigh said. Haigh tracked down the details of Quigley's life through documents she left with the Mormon Church, state mining claim records, old newspapers, and the direct accounts of travelers who spent time with the woman herself...
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...increasing internationalization, Mormons scholars said."It's a...said Matthew Bowman, a Mormon scholar and history professor...more non-English-speaking Mormons than those who speak English...a suit and tie outside the Mormon church's conference center...

...members' faith and help non-Mormons better understand the the page from the Book of Mormon, considered the religion's...Nauvoo, Illinois, the city Mormons fled to in the mid-1800s...translations of the Book of Mormon into non-English languages...
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Court decision alters marriage contracts

...the enacted and enforced law of these United States of America at least since Reynolds v. U.S 98 U.S. 145 (1878) and Mormon Church v. U. S. 136 U.S. 1 (1890). The state of Alaska has reconfirmed these contractual conditions by a majority vote...

...Salt Lake City at the Mormon church's Welfare Square...Terms once used only by Mormons, such as 72-hour kit...philosophy that taps into the Mormon church's century-old...They've led the way."The Mormon emphasis on self-reliance...has long been a core Mormons belief, the church has...
book review 2013 books in review

...photographic art + a warm-hearted narrative, wrap up "The Mormons: An Illustrated History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day...information and pictures, stories and plenty of history on the Mormon Church, as well as myth-busting paragraphs and more pictures...
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Former Alaskan accused in Texas murders

...attended Chugiak High School, and was part of a tight-knit Mormon community in Eagle River, a small community about 10 miles north of Anchorage. Drew Nevitt attended the same Mormon church as Haskell. Nevitt says Haskell was an older peer he...
Mountain bike trails go with the flow

...keep the tires grounded.Beware of other trails at the park that are more jump oriented and experts only, such as Stormin' Mormon.Bear Basin (McCall)The Bear Basin trails are pretty unique, because they're like a bike park in a National Forest without...
Reader: Irrational drivel deserves a response

...This week they want to eliminate atheists and Muslims. Next week it will be the Jews and Hindus, then the Catholics or Mormons, or whichever Christians they think aren?t praying quite the right way. That is the insanity from which our Constitution...


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