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BYU-Idaho: 'Face the future with optimism'

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

"Replace fear with faith," Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve counseled BYU-Idaho's gradu...


Elder Larry Echo Hawk: 'Lifting people' a lifelong choice

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

As a young man, Elder Larry Echo Hawk heard Spencer W. Kimball give a speech at BYU envisioning Native Amer...


Photo gallery: BYU engineers create Batman-like device for Air Force competition

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A team of BYU engineering students has created an anchoring device that shoots from a firearm and pulls a p...

LDS Church News: Obituaries

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Harold Parley Christensen, 80, who presided over the California Fresno Mission from 1981-1984. ...


Funny Bones, 1925

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Good Service Clerk: “Now that you’ve seen all the blankets in the store, which one do you wish?” Lady: “Wel...


New mission presidents

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Marcelo Andrezzo, 47, and Solange Pinto Andrezzo, three children, Brazil Salvador South Mission; Joinville ...

A Time and Season for Family History

by Mormon Momma | Best of LDS Blogs

Before I had children, I spent a lot of time working on my family history. I also served for many years in ...

One of Utah's oldest Mormon chapels to be demolished

by Deseret News | News from Utah

One of the oldest Mormon chapels in Utah will soon be demolished to make way for a new church. The 133-year...

Census: Share of Utah's Mormon residents holds steady

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

For nearly two decades, Utah’s population continued to rise while the percentage of its people who are Morm...


Refugees meet basic needs with help of LDS Church

by KSL | Opinions & Features

The worst drought in living memory has devastated the Horn of Africa, causing hundreds of thousands to flee...