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BYU head decries perfectionism

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Worthiness is not synonymous with perfection, President Cecil O. Samuelson of the Seventy and president of ...

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Man Arrested After Starting Fire in LDS Chapel

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Police say an 18-year-old Logan man broke into an LDS church over the weekend and set a fire in the kitchen...

Harry Reid and son's political dynasty

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Could a dynasty of Reids, Harry and son Rory, both get elected to high office in Nevada a year from now? Of...

The dangers of ward hopping

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

So, young single adults ... have you ever been in a ward you didn't like? The chemistry was off? Didn't con...

Rare Mormon paintings surface in Salt Lake store

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Two rare, historic paintings that will interest Mormons have come into Anthony Christensen's possession. Ch...

A matter of rivalry or persecution?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Each year, for decades, Grandma Young and Grandma Redd had been getting together for lunch around holiday t...

Breaking online dating taboos

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Lynne Senske had to laugh. "Here I had decided that no self-respecting woman would ever go online," she sai...

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A real-life example of a 'ward family'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When I was in Primary, I had a bishop who always referred to our Mormon congregation as a "ward family." He...

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Meet 'Mahana': 'Lingo' lead actress to lifelong fame

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Naomi Kahoilua Wilson insists that making the Mormon film "Johnny Lingo" in 1969 was more like a huge Polyn...

Historian says many 1800s plural marriages worked

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Elizabeth Kane had married for love, and expected to see nothing resembling her ideal when she visited Utah...