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Helpings Hands Program Opens Way for Missionary Work, New Stake in Amapa, Brazil

by | Opinions & Features

On Saturday, March 10, 2012, 21 people—including both families and individuals—entered the waters of baptis...


Family celebrates LDS missionary who booked—then canceled—passage on Titanic


This week, people everywhere will remember the voyagers aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic, the ship that, on...

Open house dates are extended for Kansas City Missouri Temple

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

The open house dates for the Kansas City Missouri Temple have been extended a week, from the original concl...


LDS youths bring Mormon Battalion to life

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Mormon Battalion’s original trek through Yuma, Ariz., took place in January of 1847. Those who attended...


The 'Mormon moment-um'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I was recently asked by a Brazilian reporter from Istoe Independente, a weekly magazine, to share my though...

Post-Civil War enmity between Southerners and Mormons now erased, mostly

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

A Mormon missionary in the South in 1879 wrote that, "A person traveling among the Southern people realizes...


Kansas City Temple provides "healing moment"

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

The doors of the newly completed Kansas City Temple were opened on Thursday, April 5 as hundreds of VIP spe...


Billy Casper tells of golf, fishing, Mormons

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports Arts & Entertainment

First of four excerpts from "The Big Three and Me," the autobiography of golf legend and Utah resident Bill...

RS/MP Lesson 7: “The Immortality of the Soul” (George Albert Smith Manual)

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

In sports, sometimes a team is said to be playing not to lose, rather than playing to win. What does that m...

The Ordinary Means of Grace

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

“…The sure and general rule for all who groan for the salvation of God is this, — whenever opportunity serv...