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Joseph Smith's memory of the First Vision

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of Steven C. Harper's most vivid memories happened when he was about 14 years old. This is, coincidentl...

Three Bucks

by The Apron Stage | Best of LDS Blogs

A few months ago I saw the sign advertising one of my favorite sandwiches on special—$2.69, just two second...


Church Ball, just how important is it?

by Deseret News | News from Utah

For better or for worse — sometimes both, perhaps — the game of basketball has been a big part of The Churc...

Touching the stove to see if it’s really hot

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I. A few years ago I was visiting my children’s elementary school, catching up with a friend of mine who te...


LDS ward building now home for 600 displaced Haitians

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A momentary calm fell over the Petion-ville Ward Chapel grounds as homeless Haitians raised their voices in...

Noelle Pikus-Pace thanks others for her Olympic success

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Noelle Pikus-Pace believes that if she earns an Olympic medal next month it will actually belong to a lot o...

BYU alters international student policy

by The Daily Universe | News from Utah

If you’re not a U.S. citizen and you want to come to BYU, you’d better have a few thousand dollars lying ar...

Orson Scott Card: The right way to run a meeting

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Every Latter-day Saint knows how to conduct a meeting. Not that we ever get lessons in doing it. We merely ...

Let God In

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I’d cried through all my Kleenex. My brother strode up to the podium in the temple chapel and pulled out ha...


Residents surprised by Church decision to lower Phoenix temple height

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

Critics of a proposed Phoenix temple said Wednesday they are surprised the Mormon Church withdrew its plans...