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LDS Church condemns past racism 'inside and outside the church'

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a forceful statement Wednesday condemning racism, "i...


Elder Bednar, Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa Switch on Washington D.C. Temple Lights

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“My opportunity to serve all over the earth teaches me a very important lesson — we are all basically the s...

Fireworks injure people in Salt Lake and Provo, including LDS musician Jenny Oaks Baker

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The fireworks accident was the second malfunction at a major event this month. Six people were treated for ...


LDS convert experiences miracle while shopping for missionary clothing

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When Thomas Petrungaro walked into the Missionary Mall looking for deals on LDS mission clothing and suppli...


"Save Me, Elder!": How a Letter I Found Strung Inside My Bedpost Saved My Mission

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What a powerful example of what a difference seeking help for mental health problems can make.  In the...


Trunk-or-treat activities have pros and cons

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Do you have trunk or treat in your ward? We do. And I think we are not the only ones. I spoke to my sister;...


Hilary Weeks CD on 5 Billboard charts

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

"Every Step" by singer and songwriter Hilary Weeks landed on five Billboard charts Wednesday, including the...


Time Out for Women events in 2012

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Registration for the 2012 Time Out for Women events opens Nov. 22, and the Deseret Book-sponsored event tar...


Elder Ballard: Stay Upbeat . . . Whatever the Battle Is, You Are Going to Win

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: It's essential for all of us to stay optimistic, remember all we have to be grateful for, and...


LDS First Presidency's wives to be featured on Sunday's 'Mormon Times TV'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

I have the most amazing mother. To truly appreciate her, you need to know Rene’e. But perhaps a brief descr...