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U.S. Senator Bennett tests his faith in the Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When Sen. Bob Bennett, R-Utah, was public relations director for the late billionaire Howard Hughes and his...

Debunking the mystery of BYU: School isn't weird or cultish, just into clean living

by The Oklahoman | What They're Saying About "Us"

Next weekend, fans of Oklahoma and Brigham Young will congregate outside Cowboys Stadium for tailgate parti...

How the Mormons got an invitation to the Pope's ecumenical meeting

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

In the latest issue of Ecumenical Trends, James Massa, who heads ecumenical outreach for the US Conference ...

An evangelical blogs: Why do Mormon facilities look so good?

by Cool Solutions Group | What They're Saying About "Us"

I am a member of the International Facilities Managers Association (IFMA). This organization has nearly 20,...

Mitt Romney not interested in Ted Kennedy's senatorial seat

by CBS News | Mormons We Know

Former Mass. Gov Mitt Romney on Thursday laid to rest rumors that he is considering running for the late Se...

Missionary Dear John Letters

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

A significant part of the plot of The Best Two Years revolves around Dear John letters (or tapes) received ...

Mormons remember Kennedy fondly

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Sen. Ted Kennedy is being remembered fondly by many Mormons -- and Utah is even lowering flags in his honor...

Nigeria temple closed

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

The Aba Nigeria Temple has been closed for an indefinite period of time because of violence and crime in it...


Joseph Smith 'most influential' 19th century American

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Josiah Quincy, Jr., was an eloquent man, mannered and serene in appearance. He was a relative of former Pre...


Who owes the least on credit cards? We do! (According to the Christian Science Monitor)

by The Christian Science Monitor | What They're Saying About "Us"

The economic crisis is in large part about a rising tide of personal debt. Much of this debt has resulted f...