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Sometimes, Always, at the Temple

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

Maybe I’m a little selfish in my temple service. Because mostly, it seems that I go for me. I do like to th...

Proposal divides two Mormon-dominated towns in Arizona

by Arizona Republic | What They're Saying About "Us"

Every Fourth of July, folks in the hamlet of Taylor fill a metal pipe with black powder, stick an ancient a...

Mormons in the eyes of the New York Times

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

In an occasional column, The Mormon Media Observer will look at the times when Mormons and The Church of Je...


BYU football: Washington backs out of 2 games with Cougars

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

What could have been the makings of quite a rivalry between BYU and Washington has been truncated. The scho...

LDS supplies on their way to Samoa

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Sitting in Tuesday morning's sun on the airport tarmac, the 150,000 pounds of relief supplies bound for Sam...

Without compulsory means

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

The nurse answered the phone after several rings. “Primary Children’s Down syndrome clinic—may I help you?”...

'Untold Story of Black Mormons' is told

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

"Nobody Knows: The Untold Story of Black Mormons" is thought-provoking, deeply personal and, at times, extr...

Five lasting impressions from general conference

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Last Friday we left our home in Colorado and drove to our first general conference. It was a delightful roa...

The benefits of being closed-minded

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

Whatever choice you make, a teacher told me, is bound to be disappointing. Even if you get precisely what y...


Mustaches play interesting role in BYU culture

by The Daily Universe | Opinions & Features

They lurk above eerie smiles, offering remnants of meals long ago digested. Women turn away from them; fres...