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Pre-existent Memories: C.S. Lewis, Joseph Smith and the Hero’s Journey, Part Two

by Motley Vision | Best of LDS Blogs

As outlined in my last post , Joseph Campbell’s “Hero’s Journey” and concepts like Carl Jung’s archetypes a...


A Christmas tale: Prisoner crochets 540 hats for needy children

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

When the curtain opened at the Oquirrh Hills Elementary School auditorium and revealed 540 hand-crafted sto...


Mormon church grows in Asia

by Asia Times | What They're Saying About "Us"

The last time 22-year-old Sister Timbrel Essma spoke to her mother was on Mother's Day, the one day each ye...

Sunday School Lesson 48: Zechariah 10-14, Malachi

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

Zechariah 1:7-6:8: We may be able to read the first six chapters of Zechariah as having a roughly chiastic ...

Sunday School Lesson 47: Ezra 1-8; Nehemiah 1-2, 4, 6, 8

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

Note that the books of Ezra and Nehemiah were considered one book until well after the time of Christ. The ...

Sunday School Lesson 46: Daniel 2

by Feast Upon the Word | Lesson Helps

Verses 4-5: Why does the king make this demand on his wise men? Verses 10-12: What did it mean to be a wise...


Harry Reid pushes bill to allow for online gambling

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is pushing behind the scenes for lame-duck legislation that would allow p...

Church buys land for $70M Philadelphia temple

by Philadelphia Business Journal | Official Church Info

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has closed on buying a parcel at 18th and Vine streets in P...


Church History Library receives international media award

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

A 15-minute video shown to people entering the Church History Library has won a prestigious international a...

Utah's New Senator And The Intellectual Decline Of LDS Conservatism

by Religion Dispatches | Opinions & Features

In Sunday’s New York Times, legal scholar Jeffrey Rosen's profile of newly-elected Utah Senator Mike Lee ha...