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Utah Institute lending a hand to Christmas Hands

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

The Weber State University Ogden LDS Institute is looking for a hand this Christmas to serve a dozen needy ...


Obituary: Elder Gardner Russell: A life spent building the Church

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Elder Gardner H. Russell, who served in the First and Second Quorums of the Seventy from 1986 to 1991, pass...

LDS Church News: Obituaries

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Alison Tuckett Shawcroft, 52, who served with her husband, Gene Shawcroft, as he presided over the Brazil C...


Mormons uniquely ready to respond to disasters like Sandy

by WNYC | What They're Saying About "Us"

Mormons are among the many faith-based organizations who've pitched in to assist in the post-Sandy relief e...


FBI says most wanted fugitive could be hiding among Mormons

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

Jason Derek Brown craved attention. He sure has had it the last eight years. In 2004, police allege, he sho...


A surprise, simple question, yet how will we respond?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My best friend in high school was blind. I was surprised at how he navigated the world. He would listen for...


Former BYU student focused on restoring democracy in bid for Mali presidency

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

With just six weeks until elections to pick the new president of Mali, Yeah Samake was preparing for a majo...


Saying Grace

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Best of LDS Blogs

"Saying Grace" is a religious tradition that spans most faiths. The idea is to give thanks to God for our f...


'A Reel Legacy' tells story of LDS Church's early film efforts

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

When you look closely between a photograph of the stepsisters from Disney's animated "Cinderella" and a pho...


LDS basketball star Jabari Parker shows up at BYU

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

The fast-acting pill that would help remedy what ails BYU basketball sat in his seat at the Marriott Center...