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Mormon Families Among Filipinos Helping Their Neighbors

by Deseret News | Everything Else

First came the mammoth earthquake on Oct. 15. Then the raging typhoon on Nov. 7. The back-to-back disasters...


LDS Women in St. George Assisted Living Facility Serve Ghana Saints

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When the call for service came to Mary Louise Mortensen on March 28, she rallied the support of some unlike...

A different kind of Sunday worship

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Church pews stood empty throughout North Georgia Sunday as scores of Mormons canvassed neighborhoods hit ha...


Nelson Mandela Dies at 95: 23 of His Best Quotes in Pictures

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Nelson Mandela has been an amazing leader for peace in Africa and the world. The Nobel Laureate showed how ...

Dealing with grief after a child's death

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Molly and Victor Jackson frequently updated their family blog, mostly to write about their precocious daugh...


Artist recalls his work for Mormon Pavilion at 1964 World's Fair

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

On a cold, gray day in early 1962, 41-year-old artist Ed Vebell put down his paintbrush and stepped back fr...


LDS Charities leader to speak at UN event

by Deseret News | Everything Else

After decades of helping the poor and needy, LDS Charities will take its place today at an international ta...

Orson Scott Card: Figuring out free agency

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

At a recent conference in our stake, Elder David A. Bednar spoke of his time as president of BYU-Idaho. Fro...


Science behind eating meat primarily in winter, cold

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In my studies of biochemistry many years ago, I wondered why the eating of meat should be consumed generall...


Mormon Olympian Updates: Snowboard, Skeleton, and Bobsled

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

A trio of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints competed in the Winter Olympics during...