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Returned Mormon missionaries in sports garner national attention

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

A pair of returned Mormon missionaries were recently featured in the national media. Tyler Haws, a shooting...


MTC prepares for new nine-story building

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Provo will receive a towering new landmark when The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints completes i...


Nationals Outfielder Bryce Harper Subtly Sharing Latter-day Saint Faith

by Deseret News

Washington Nationals outfielder says he won't be "Tebowing" any time soon. He is a devout member of The Chu...


Mormons Sweep Top 3 Spots in "Dancing with the Stars"

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Fun

It's amazing to have so much talent on just one show! A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ...


LDS Scholar vs. Yale Student on Book of Mormon Origins

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

When I was completing a graduate degree in biblical studies at Yale University, I gave an invited presentat...


How a Costco Hot Dog and LDS Senator Reunited a Family Living a World Apart

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Sen. Orrin Hatch's penchant for Costco's $1.50 all-beef hot dog combo led to the happy reunion of the store...

Parenting with rules and relationships

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A friend was in a family relations class at BYU when the professor said, “Rules without a relationship crea...


Missionaries at Provo MTC Assemble 350,000 Meals for Thanksgiving Day Service Project

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“I think we all are able to be more grateful when we give to someone else,” said Ginette Bott, chief develo...


Despite Tragic Death, LDS Mother of 9 Leaves a One-word Legacy: 'Overcome'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

On Nov. 2, Michelle Brooking Rees, 40, of Winchester, Va., unexpectedly took a quick step from this life to...


Mormon Olympic hopeful from Ghana learned priceless lessons on mission

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

At the National Athletics Championship at the El-Wak Sports Stadium in Accra, Ghana, Allah Laryea-Akrong te...