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BYU Ranked #1 on Two Princeton Review Lists

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: BYU has made its way into the top spot for a few of the Princeton Review's 2016 rankings. Fin...


LDS author's novel 'Ender's Game' hitting big screen with big names

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Sci-fi fans are finally feeling optimistic about a project they've waited more than 20 years to see. When "...


102-Year-Old Time Capsule Yields LDS Encyclopedia & Other Treasures from Church History

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

A 102-year-old time capsule from Utah's State Capitol was cut open recently, revealing many interesting tre...


Our Favorite 25 Photos That Perfectly Capture General Conference

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

To help keep those spiritual and uplifting feelings that linger after general conference, here are 20 beaut...


How the Prophet's Counsel Saved Saints During Sierra Leone's Civil War

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Elder Gary E. Stevenson recently returned from a trip to Sierra Leone, where he met members who have surviv...


Blind Grandma of 27 Gets LDS Temple in Her Backyard: You Don’t Have to Have All Senses to Feel It

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Learn the unique way members of the Star Valley Wyoming Temple open house committee helped a blind grandmot...


30 million records added to FamilySearch

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Another 30 million new records have been added to FamilySearch, including 16 million indexed names and 14 m...


17 Mormons Who Have Thrown Out a First Pitch

by Deseret News | Fun

From Sister Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, to former NFL quarterback Steve Young, sever...


Lecture Shows that Restrictions on Blacks & the Priesthood Was Policy, Never Doctrine

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Lester Bush said Thursday night he couldn't imagine the future positive historical developments for blacks ...

Mormonism committed to religious freedom

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Some, in this political season, have suggested that Latter-day Saints seek to establish a theocracy. They m...