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Going to the temple — from the DR Congo

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I met Nestor Ilunga at a small cassava processing facility deep in the interior of the DR Congo. He spoke a...

Love keeps 99-year-old Mormon convert going

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Anna Carlson believes love -- loving others and being loved -- is why she has lived to be 99 years old. "I ...


First LDS missionaries arrive for training at Mexico City MTC

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

The first group of missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints arrived Wednesday to of...


Instead of Ending, Has the 'Mormon Moment' Evolved into Something Bigger?

by Deseret News | News from Utah Makes You Think

During the 2012 presidential election, the LDS Church's public affairs office fielded 50 calls a day. The i...

Scheduled spirituality: Is it for real?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A few weeks back, I read a blog by a man who wrote about his distaste for “scheduled spiritual experiences....

Mormon luger is best American with sixth place finish

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Christian Niccum, one of eight Mormon athletes to compete in the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games, finis...

David Archuleta says his 'life is in the Lord's hands'

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

David Archuleta's favorite day is Sunday. He can relax and listen to some music. He says it's a perfect tim...

Scholar's Corner: The fate of Potiphar's wife

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Neal A. Maxwell Institute's Kristian S. Heal recently spoke about how ancient Christians interpreted th...


Actress Jane Seymour reflects on performance with Mormon Tabernacle Choir, prepares to visit Utah

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

For Emmy award-winning actress Jane Seymour, performing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for last year's Ch...


It's unjust to say LDS Church is anti-Semitic

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the charges leveled in the recent controversy over vicarious baptisms for the dead is that Mormonism...