Category Archives: LDS Church

Where the Book of Mormon Began

Since its Broadway opening in 2011, the irreverent musical The Book of Mormon has won nine Tony Awards and set box-office records. So what did the Mormons do in response to this show that enthusiastically blasphemes nearly everything they hold … Continue reading

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Zion in Independence

Today I want to tell you about a holy city that’s probably not on your list of major religious sites: Independence, Missouri. Yes, Independence, the town that is most famous for its connection to President Harry Truman. But there’s a … Continue reading

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A Holy Site for Genealogists

One of the most interesting parts of our trip to Salt Lake City was visiting the Family History Library on Temple Square. I know that some of you who follow this blog are avid genealogists, so I don’t need to … Continue reading

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On Temple Square in Salt Lake City

On our way back from Utah we took a detour through Salt Lake City. Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City is the headquarters for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and a holy site for the church’s … Continue reading

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