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'It's about love': New LDS Family Services website launched

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

The site,, replaces the previous LDS Family Services Web site, a "significant enhancement"...

The story of a little sister finding her way back to The Church

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I was fourteen when my youngest sister, Charlotte, was born. Because my mother birthed her at home, I saw h...

Gospel Doctrine Lesson 25: How We Taught This Topic in the Past

by Keepapitchinin | Lesson Helps

I’ve fallen behind in this series; my apologies to anyone who might have been skimming through them in prep...


USA TODAY: Can Mormons enforce 'no kissing' on Salt Lake City plaza?

by USA Today | What They're Saying About "Us"

There was a protest with a twist on Sunday -- a smooch-fest on the headquarters grounds of the Church of Je...

Two big plays in BYU's 1984 football season

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The single-greatest defensive play in BYU football history lives on, 25 years later. On Sept. 22, 1984, in ...


When does a prophet speak as a prophet?

by Deseret News | What We Believe

"A prophet is only a prophet when acting as such." If troubled members would remember this short dictum off...

The history of Salt Lake streets (with pictures!)

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Shortly after the Mormon pioneers arrived, Brigham Young directed that the streets in downtown Salt Lake Ci...

"Kiss-in" demonstration held just outside the Temple Square Plaza

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

A "kiss-in" drew about 60 people sporting pink paper hearts to the sidewalk just off of LDS Church property...

The connection between goggles and the spirit

by Deseret News | What We Believe

If you have ever swum underwater without goggles, you will notice that everything seems blurry. You might o...

Look for face of God in others

by Deseret News | What We Believe

I got a haircut Wednesday. (And no, they didn't charge me half price.) But as the young woman was twirling ...