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Cougar Converts: The LDS conversion of BYU football player Sete Aulai

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Originally from the small village of Vailoa on the island of Savai'i, Samoa, Sete Aulai grew up in a Christ...

Gene R. Cook’s Prayer Challenge

by LDS Alive in Christ | Best of LDS Blogs

Years ago at a Stake meeting, I heard Gene R Cook talk about a book he was going to publish. It was to be o...


Forgotten history: Mormons contributed significantly to Transcontinental Railroad

by Standard-Examiner | What They're Saying About "Us"

Keeping a sense of heritage alive in a techno-savvy world may seem challenging to some, but Uintah native M...


Reminiscing about President Hinckley - and fixing some errors

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Best of LDS Blogs

Don't you miss President Hinckley? He has been gone five years already. He was warm, and witty and so inspi...


Mormon Tabernacle Choir's contest-winning guest conductor redeems his prize

by Fox 13 News | Arts & Entertainment

A lifelong musician who won a contest redeemed his prize Sunday as he served as a guest conductor for the M...


LDS president John Taylor memorialized for political service in Utah House of Representatives

by | Official Church Info

Among the lesser-known attainments achieved by John Taylor, third President of the Church, was his role as ...


95-year-old LDS piano teacher still finds lessons to learn

by | Opinions & Features

The most important aspect of Edith Reed’s success in teaching is the love she shows each student, a love th...

D&C Lesson 8: The Restoration of the Priesthood

by By Common Consent | Lesson Helps

As Joseph and Oliver worked on the translation of the Book of Mormon, they came to this passage in 3 Nephi ...


Sacrament prayers have ancient origin

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When they’re not using a printed card, those officiating at the sacrament table commonly turn to Doctrine a...


BYU custodian killed in train accident

by The Daily Universe | News from Utah

A man died after being struck by a FrontRunner train Friday morning at the intersection of 700 West and 600...