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The Basketball Parable

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

Once upon a time (January 11, 2013 to be exact) a man took a basketball in his hands, walked up to the half...

Hobby Lobby finds way around $1.3-million-a-day Obamacare hit

by CNN | Everything Else

By Friday, Hobby Lobby would have racked up $14.3 million in fines from the Internal Revenue Service for bu...

BYU Study: Why chemotherapy doesn’t work for certain cancer patients

by BYU News | Everything Else

Researchers at the University of Iowa and Brigham Young University have pinpointed a gene that causes cance...


Study examines relationship between mental health and religion, spirituality

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Which group faces a higher prevalence of mental disorders: religious adherents, atheists and agnostics, or ...

Washington Post: In America’s Christian churches, okay to be gay?

by Washington Post | What They're Saying About "Us"

With the launch of a new Web site by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,, t...

Elder Neil L. Andersen: Lessons learned from a butterfly

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

Spiritual lessons can be learned from the life of a monarch butterfly, Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum...

Tips for living: Fantastic friendships better for teens than romance

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Teens and occasionally their parents seem to think something is wrong if the adolescents aren’t in a romant...


Relief Society Lesson: More on the Life and Ministry of Lorenzo Snow

by The Exponent | Lesson Helps

I love this lesson series. I love the different approaches different writers take, and the insights they ha...


How the World Evaluates Mormonism: Charity

by Meridian Magazine | Best of LDS Blogs

A wide array of studies of respected institutions, unconnected with the LDS Church, confirm the “fruits of ...


Missionary age change causes housing frenzy

by The Daily Universe | Everything Else

Missionary applications have increased 471 percent since Oct. 6, Church spokesman Michael Purdy stated, lea...