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'May peace reign in the land' Dedicatory prayer for El Salvador temple

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Following is the text of the prayer President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, off...

Prominent Latter-day Saints speak out to clear up misconceptions

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Everything Else

Prominent Mormons continue to speak in the national media about the LDS Church in the midst of the "Mormon ...


Only 14 percent of doctors willing to perform abortions

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The number of abortions is decreasing, as the Guttmacher Institute reported in January, and among the reaso...


BYU in the Top 10 for grads that get Ph.D.s -- again

by BYU News | Everything Else

Academically speaking, Daniel Mortensen was a “late bloomer” according to his faculty mentor. In Daniel’s o...


Jake Heaps is not Jimmer Fredette — at least not yet

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Jimmer Fredette, the next generation, answers questions with a practiced blend of confidence and humility. ...

Arizona history: Mormon pioneers in Snowflake

by Arizona Republic | Everything Else

Some remembered the wicked wind, some the brackish water, others the hardships of the trail. Winters were c...


Some Colorado residents oppose new LDS temple in Fort Collins

by The Coloradoan | Everything Else

Several neighbors living in the Westchase neighborhood at the southeastern edge of Fort Collins are asking ...


First marriages in Utah last longer

by The Houston Chronicle | News from Utah

Sixty-five years of marriage have taught Alvin and Mina Mae Ecker a few things — only spend what you have, ...


LDS LB Manti Te'o back to lead Notre Dame defense

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Manti Te'o can clear up two issues immediately. His nose, broken last year in a game against Army, is fine....


Mormon comedians find success staying clean in an industry that isn't

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Jenna Kim Jones doesn't know how to write a dirty joke. "When I hear one I think, 'I would never in a hundr...