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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...


Studying the Prophets: Look Beyond Limiting Labels

by Deseret News | What We Believe Lesson Helps

I am a Sunday School teacher. And as the old hymn says, that means I try to “labor with care.” Right now, w...


Church Releases More Tickets for Ogden Temple Open House

by Deseret News | From the Church News from Utah

The impact of hundreds of thousands of visitors streaming into downtown during the six-week Ogden Temple op...


Church Comments as Dan Reynolds Seeks to Raise $1 Million at Second LoveLoud Music Fest

by Deseret News

"God’s message is one of hope and we want our LGBT brothers and sisters to know that they are loved, valued...


A Mormon Refugee Family's Struggle to Survive in Utah

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“I cannot remember a time when there was no war,” George Ngunza says. “My earliest memories are of the figh...


The Remarkable Story Behind the Book of Mormon in the Harvard Library

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After a long day of working in Harvard's library, an LDS student decided to see what books the school had a...


Cleanup in full swing after storm rolls through LDS Church camp in Ontario

by Deseret News | Everything Else

On June 8 and in the early morning hours of June 9, a series of severe thunderstorms rolled through souther...


Elder Wickman: Gay marriage battle endangering religious voices

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As the battle over same-sex marriage winds its way through the federal courts, the fundamental right to voi...


Modest does not equal frumpy, say organizers of Christian Fashion Week

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The organizers of Christian Fashion Week have a message: Modest does not equal frumpy. "A lot of the design...