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How the Book of Mormon Can Change Your Life

Mormon Messages, "A Book of Mormon Story"

A young bishop in England describes how the Book of Mormon came to life for him and changed his perspective forever.

Lisa A. Johnson, “The Book of Mormon Is a Family History for ‘The Jets,’” Ensign or Liahona, Aug. 1987

Obedience, hard work, and faith sustain a successful performing group.

Adam C. Olson, “Standing the Test of Time,” Ensign or Liahona, Feb. 2004

Preserved through the centuries for our day, the Book of Mormon is helping Mexican youth build the testimonies they’ll need to weather the storms of life.

“Ye May Know the Truth,” Ensign or Liahona, Oct. 2000

Latter-day Saint youth bear witness of the Book of Mormon.

Bethzaida Vélez Rivera, “My Own Testimony of the Book of Mormon,” Ensign or Liahona, Feb. 2000

I know that each of us can obtain a true testimony of the Book of Mormon and of all scriptures. As those scriptures teach, “By the power of the Holy Ghost ye may know the truth of all things” (Moro. 10:5).

Hillary Holbrook, “My Own Book of Mormon,” Ensign or Liahona, Sept. 2010

I promised myself I would read the entire book. I was familiar with stories in the Book of Mormon but had never read it all the way through. Now I meant to keep my promise.

Fábio Henrique N. da Silva, “Now I Understand,” Ensign or Liahona, Sept. 2004

When I heard about the Book of Mormon, I was intrigued. When I prayed about it, the Spirit told me it was true.

Grigor A. Tadevosyan, “An Exceptional Book, an Exceptional Answer,” Ensign or Liahona, Oct. 2007

My concerns were troubling, but their resolution was quick, inspired, and, I think, no coincidence.

Diana Summerhays Graham, “Teaching My Teacher,” Ensign or Liahona, Dec. 2009

“The Book of Mormon, for me, is a book of scripture,” I told my professor. “I would like to hear your reasons for calling it a forgery.”

Chiao-yi Lin, “From Believing to Knowing,” Ensign or Liahona, Jan. 2011

Believing the Book of Mormon is true was only the beginning.

Kathy Truman, “The Power of Two Testimonies,” Ensign or Liahona, Feb. 2008

Imagine my surprise when, as I opened the book, I saw a picture of my family taken 25 years before. Beneath the picture was a testimony written by my father.

Andrej Bozhenov, “One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure,” Ensign or Liahona, July 2011

A book with gold letters on the cover became a treasure to one searching for the truth.

Nancy Marilijn Ruiter, “The Most Beautiful Book,” Ensign or Liahona, Feb. 2000

That night, I read the Book of Mormon all evening. When I went to bed, I had a warm and good feeling, and I knew Heavenly Father would give me the courage to keep trying after every closed door.