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Black Mormons face historic presidential choice

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Twenty years ago, who would have predicted the 2012 U.S. presidential race would pit a black incumbent agai...

Support for LDS Church coming from unexpected places

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of my great heroes of the early days of the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ...


Apostle dedicates new MTC and visits members, government leaders in Philippines

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

When Elder Russell M. Nelson dedicated the new missionary training center that stands near the Manila Phili...

LDS Church a nice blend of familiarity, uniqueness

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

Three Sundays ago, my husband and I were sitting in an unfamiliar LDS chapel halfway across the world, surr...


New temple presidents

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Five new temple presidents and their wives have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their ...


Traditional family championed at world congress

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

The traditional family — father, mother and children — is in rapid decline, though children are entitled to...


Government, faith, academic leaders gather to discuss diversity

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

"I know first-hand about the diversity in this region because I have visited much of it," Elder James J. Ha...

LDS Church News Obituary

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Edna Marie Skalitzky Decker died April 21, 2012, in Salt Lake City, Utah, at the age of 109. ...


New mission president

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

The following mission president and his wife have been called by the First Presidency to serve in the Calif...


The Revenge of Scoutmaster Henry

by Mormon Daddy Blogs | Best of LDS Blogs

Call it “The Revenge of Scoutmaster Henry.” When Topher Clark was a scout, he had a leader named Roger Henr...