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Top Resources (each leads to many more resources) All Gen. Conf. Talks on Death Grief and Loss (Scriptures and Resources) Stories to help Children Understand Death Resources on the topic of Physical Death Resources on the topic of Spiritual Death Lesson Helps for Teaching Children

General Resources

Daddy's Empty Chair

Faithful Called to the Spirit World to Labor (link to BYU-Idaho)

"My Toddler taught me about death"- Instructor Feb. 1963

Wills  (2 letters to Ann Landers)

See Also: Atonement / Resurrection / Easter

Education Week Talks

"Death and the Resurrection" - 2010 Brent L. Top

"The Post-Earthly Spiritual Existence" - 1998 Daniel Ludlow

"The Spirit World and the Resurrection of the Dead" - 2007 Robert J. Mathews

Mormon Ads and New Era Posters

"He Conquered Death" - March 2016 New Era


"Death is Nothing at All" - Henry Scott Holland

"Do not stand at my grave and weep......"

Lines For A Child Lent By God

Should You Go First


"The Dash" - by Linda Ellis

The Ship That Sailed Away


"Tomorrow Never Comes" (by Norma Cornett Marek)

Tribute on the Passing of a Very Real Person



Quotes (LDS Daily WOOL)

Richard L. Evans -  quote on life and death

General Conference Talks

"And There Shall Be No More Death" - Paul V. Johnson

"Doors of Death" - Russell M. Nelson

"Funerals—A Time for Reverence" - Boyd K. Packer

"The Dead Who Die in the Lord" - Bruce R. McConkie

"The Power to Heal from Within" - Merrill J. Bateman

"The Race of Life" - Thomas S. Monson

"To Die Well" - Sterling W. Sil

"What after Death?" - LeGrand Richards

Additional Articles

"A Weeping Eye Can Never See" - Elaine Cannon - Ensign

"Alone through Death" - Blaine R. Porter - Ensign

"Hopeless Dawn—Joyful Morning" - Thomas S. Monson - Ensign

"On Death and Dying" - Ensign

"The Healing Power of Grief" - Ensign


"Something to Live For" - September 1990

"Suicide: Some Things We Know, and Some We do Not" - October 1987

"Suicide" topics page, lifeline, articles, video

"The Voice on the Phone" - December 1989

Lessons From Church Manuals

"How can I find comfort when someone I care about dies?" - YW manual

For Children

"Grandpa" - Friend Magazine (children's story about death)

"My Old Friend Shepherd" - Friend Magazine (based on a true incident)

FHE: "Death" (

FHE: "Death is a part of life" (

FHE: "Life and Death" (

FHE: "They That Mourn Shall be Comforted" - FHE Resource Book on lds.orghappiness


"The Gateway We Call Death" - Russell M. Nelson

Pics and Quotes

Death Quote Nelson