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5 RMs Perform Cover of Disney Song in Bisaya

by Deseret News | Videos

A group of five young men who served missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Ph...


Chuck Norris Surprises, Visits RM with Down Syndrome and Terminal Cancer

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“You hear a lot about celebrities and how difficult they are. You don’t get to see the other side," said Ju...


Author, Doctor: I Fell Hard for the Book of Mormon but Did Not Convert to the LDS Church

by Grant Shreve | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Historical silence surrounding the Book of Mormon has been deafening," Ph.D. Grant Shreve explains. "Engli...


Unique Developmental Center Ward Serves Those Who Serve Them

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The LDS meetinghouse across the street from the Mt. Timpanogos Utah Temple looks like any other. Inside on ...


LDS Gymnast Takes 7th in Pan American Games

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: What incredible skill, dedication, and persistence from this recently returned missionary. LDS gym...


Mormon Church is finding new ways to preserve wetlands and wildlife

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As the sun begins to make the day's first appearance, the cattle ranch already bustles with activity. A han...

Mormon Media Observer: Religion writing seeing noticeable improvement

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In the late 1990s, Trinity College professor Dr. Mark Silk wrote a powerful book about news and religion co...


The Harrowing Story of a Latter-Day Saint Refugee

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After fleeing his country to keep from being tortured and killed by his government, Francisco Carranza scra...


3 Charged in Theft of 800-Pound Joseph Smith, Brigham Young Statue (+ Why They Stole It)

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

On May 23, a $125,000 statue of Brigham Young and Joseph Smith was stolen in Salt Lake City. Here are the l...


Why One LDS Couple Has Stood by Their Gay Son and Their Faith

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"You continue on as a family and you just love each other, you just trust in God’s plan. You follow the Sav...