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Catching up with President Monson before his 84th birthday

by LDS Church News | Mormons We Know

President Thomas S. Monson, who was named the top octogenarian in the United States in 2009 and 2010, will ...


LDS woman's three-week bike tour throughout West motivated by assisting troubled youths

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Serena Roundy rode alone for 2,300 miles. She did it to raise funds to mentor troubled youths. It was a sol...


New book is first authorized account of LDS women

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

The first authorized account of women in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, titled "Daughters...

Story of last two Japanese sisters to safe zone after quake comes to light

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Sister Emi Maki and Sister Mai Kado of the Japan Sendai Mission were working in the coastal city of Ishinom...

Is this really a 'Mormon moment'?

by Washington Post | Opinions & Features

In my line of work, I get to read what a lot of people say about my church. Every day, news media reports m...

How We Got the Book of Mormon: An interview with co-author Richard E. Turley Jr.

by By Common Consent | Arts & Entertainment

Richard E. Turley Jr. is currently an Assistant Church Historian with responsibilities over the Church Hist...


Article inspires California Mormons to help South African Mormon: When Readers Jump Into a Story

by New York Times | Opinions & Features

In June, the magazine published my article about a mob-killing in a shantytown near Johannesburg. The grisl...


Chieko Okazaki in her own words: A final interview

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When I heard Chieko Okazaki had passed away earlier this month, my first glance was to my bookshelf where I...


BYU Professor Proposes Radical Dress Reform for Men, 1931

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Harrison R. Merrill (1884-1938) taught English and journalism at BYU from 1923 until his death in 1938. In ...


Rugby player Hopoate setting a fine example with mission

by The Sydney Morning Herald | Saints & Sports

WHEN William Hopoate is confronted with a media scrum he shifts awkwardly, clearly out of his comfort zone....