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LDS church sues city over land-use permit

by The Monitor | Everything Else

Keeping with its promise, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sued the city of Mission on Monda...

Call for Applicants: BYU’s Church History and Doctrine Department Seeks Two New Hires

by Juvenile Instructor | Everything Else

The Church History and Doctrine Department at BYU’s School of Religious Education seeks applicants for two ...


New Leadership Training Library on

by LDS Media Talk | Everything Else

The Leadership Training Library is now available on It includes brief training videos and recorded...

Does Mitt have a Mormon problem, or do Mormons have a Mitt problem?

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

Historically, I have not been a Mitt Romney supporter. I’m not anti-Romney. He just doesn’t float my boat. ...

Pres. Packer to address youth

by More Good Blog | Everything Else

One of the modern-day twelve apostles, Boyd K. Packer, of The Church of Jesus Christ (sometimes mistakenly ...


CNN: With 'I'm a Mormon' campaign, church counters lily-white image

by CNN | What They're Saying About "Us"

The scene at a Mormon congregation here on a recent Sunday would surprise Americans who think of Mormons as...

Mormon-Baiting Pastor's New Fame Should Help Him Sell Books

by Religion Dispatches | Opinions & Features

When Pastor Robert Jeffress of Dallas’ First Baptist Church stormed into the Values Voter Summit on October...


Utah prison inmates create hundreds of books on tape for the blind

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

When Jeff Smith listens to the soft, tenor voice of Tom Black reading the biography of LDS President Thomas...

Baptist leader: Liberals will ‘mock’ Mitt’s Mormonism

by Salt Lake Tribune | Mormons We Know

An influential evangelical leader says Mitt Romney’s Mormon faith will be an issue if he becomes the Republ...


BYU conference to salute LDS veterans

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Russell Meacham's respect for Elder Marion D. Hanks runs very deep. One of Meacham's most treasured memorie...