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Why Mormon high school phenom Jabari Parker chose Duke

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The anticipation is over. Jabari Parker, the top high school basketball player in the country, is headed to...


Catholic Charities Awards LDS Church Spirit of Philanthropy Award

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

CEO of Catholic Charities Paul Mulligan said, “It has been a blessing for Catholic Charities to become awar...


Contractors' Rendition of "How Great Thou Art" Gets Over 7 Million Views

by Deseret News | Videos

MR says: Watch this incredible and surprising a cappella version of "How Great Thou Art" performed by ...

Balancing law and religion discussed at BYU conference

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For a few days in September, a pastor from Florida captured the world's attention after proclaiming his int...


'Jesus stomping' incident raises freedom of conscience and speech issues for both sides of debate

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Ryan Rotela isn't talking any more about how he won an apology from Florida Atlantic University after he fi...


LDS converts write about building bridges with other Christian faiths

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Ron and Kathy Datsko are converts to the LDS Church. They provide a fantastic overview of relating the vari...


Group seeks to ban Mormon missionaries in Mexico

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A small group of Latino Utah residents wants the president of Mexico to suspend the visas of Mormon mission...


What If I Don't Really Like Playing with My Kids?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was recently with a group of my trusted girlfriends when I sheepishly admitted that I don’t like playing ...


Blue Sunday: Hundreds of churches will pray for the safety of children and an end to abuse Sunday

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Janet Magee was horrified when a child who sometimes came to the church she attended was murdered, one of t...

Y earns a 'win' for forfeit on Sunday

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

PROVO — They would have done it anyway. But it was easier for the BYU women's rugby team to walk away from ...