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Mormon Tabernacle Choir to sing national anthem at Jazz game

by KSL | Arts & Entertainment

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has a gig. The choir will sing the national anthem Friday night at the Utah Jaz...


Church announces site of Brigham City temple

by KSL | News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has finalized the site for what will become the Church's 14...


Should our political contributions, stances be public knowledge?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As Americans and citizens of many other nations we cherish the 'right to know.' We have sunshine laws that ...

On Books and Covers etc

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

We all know about that “righteous checklist” of yore. Marry young, have lots of kids, stay home with your c...

Girl kicked out of class for nose ring

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Twelve-year-old Suzannah Pabla didn't pierce her nose to be stylish, cool or deviant. "I just wanted to be ...

Let’s hear it for the boys

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I am a feminist. I used to be afraid to say that aloud for fear people would think I was that kind of femin...

NY Times: Focus of Gay-Marriage Fight Is Maine

by New York Times | Everything Else

Less than a week before Maine voters decide whether to repeal the state’s new same-sex marriage law, donati...

Critics say liquor law change hurts business development

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A 2008 state law stopping the sale of alcohol within 200 feet of schools and churches — even if there's no ...

Unanswered Prayers

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

…it’s all going to be all right. You and your family will be fine, and you are not to worry… Those were the...

A Baptism for the Dead Dilemma

by Mormon Matters | Best of LDS Blogs

Last January 2009, I wrote a piece “Stop Baptizing Our Dead.” I spoke about groups who objected to the LDS ...