Recent in Mormon Report


Race, religion collide in presidential campaign

by Associated Press

How unthinkable it was, not so long ago, that a presidential election would pit a candidate fathered by an ...


LDS Church buys historical sites from Community of Christ

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirmed Saturday that it purchased 6,000 acres of Missour...


Jon Stewart defends Mormonism on 'The Daily Show'

by LDS Living | What They're Saying About "Us"

On "The Daily Show" Wednesday night, comedian Jon Stewart went out of his way to defend both Mitt Romney an...


Defending the Faith: A simple explanation works best for the Restoration

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We left off last week with the notion that the Book of Mormon was plagiarized from a manuscript written by ...


Mitt Romney, Mormons brace for a mean political season

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

As 20,000 members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints streamed from the church conference ce...


Today in the Bloggernacle: A Texas-sized hailstorm hits a mission home there

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Life’s storms: “…however, the rain turned into loud pounding sounds. The wind howled fiercely. With growing...


More on parents’ ‘nothingness’

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the great things about weekly columns is the almost instant feedback that we writers get and the opp...


Food Storage Essentials: What about storing barley?

by Deseret News | Everything Else

There is nothing to compare with the nutty flavor and chewy texture of barley in soups, salads and even for...


Friend Magazine Site Upgraded

by LDS Media Talk | Everything Else

The Friend magazine ( has updated its website with a new design and several resources for pa...

“The Purpose of Covenants and Ordinances” YW Lesson 17, Manual 1

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

From my perspective, it seemed like the purpose of this lesson was to teach YW about covenants and ordinanc...