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Sharing family history: Playing games your ancestors might have at family reunions

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Are you planning or getting ready to attend a family reunion but not sure what you are going to do? There i...


Church Calls First LDS Missionary Couple Assigned to Refugees in Italy

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"Their needs are so great," said Sister Herway. "They literally have nothing. They have left it all behind ...


President and Sister Uchtdorf attend LDS German mission reunion

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When President Dieter F. Uchtdorf was a teenager in Germany, most of the lessons taught in Sunday School or...


Keeping a Book of Mormon 'Precepts' Journal

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

As I read, I kept a precept journal, which contains the scriptural citation such as 1 Nephi 1:1 and my writ...


LDS bishop recounts Ronnie Lee Gardner's final days before execution

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Second in a two-part series about notorious murderer Ronnie Lee Gardner and the gradual change of heart he ...

Ogden LDS temple renovation to move forward

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The final site plan for the LDS Church's renovation of its Ogden Temple got the go-ahead Wednesday from the...


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by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A decade ago, I spent the better part of a day constructing a paper chimney on the lemon-colored wall of ou...


Steven Kapp Perry: Emily Thomas, bridging the worlds of the deaf and the hearing

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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After 75 Years, Utahn Killed in Pearl Harbor Comes Home to LDS Family

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“After exhaustive search, it has been found impossible to locate your son,” the Larsen family received in a...


Virginia Mormon woman recognized for service as state Mother of the Year

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Sharlet Rowley Bouchelle was commended by the General Assembly of Virginia for her service as Virginia Moth...