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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...


American Icons James Taylor and Mormon Tab Choir Relish Chance to Collaborate on Concert

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

In a match that was years in the making, on a stage in the Salt Lake LDS Conference Center, two American ic...

BYU professor finds meaning in sacred architecture

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A desire to gain a richer experience in attending a Mormon temple led Val. W. Brinkerhoff to begin research...


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...