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Strength of youth vital to ward's health

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In a recent nursery lesson on loving the scriptures, I held a leather-bound copy of the Bible and Book of M...


Mormons in the 2012 Olympics, days 8-9

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Becky Holliday, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will be competing in the women...

Opinion: Only Muslims should decide whether to build Ground Zero mosque

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When I first began reading about the controversy surrounding a proposed Mosque being built near Ground Zero...

This summer's LDS media story? Pioneer treks

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It has been a staple for journalists for years: Go out and spend some time with the full-time Mormon missio...


Mormons in the news: Mesa police officer dies of Lou Gehrig's disease

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A Mormon police officer in Mesa, Ariz passed away after battling Lou Gehrig's disease for three years. Mark...


Donny, Marie and NieNie: Mormons on national TV

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Earlier in their careers, if you had asked Donny and Marie Osmond where they thought they would be in 40 ye...


BYU Athletic Director and Super Bowl winner Tom Holmoe tells about his Mormon conversion

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

During his seven-year NFL career in San Francisco, Tom Holmoe played on three Super Bowl championship teams...


Mormons in college football: Unga starting; Te'o to NFL talk

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Returned missionary Kevin Unga has earned the starting middle linebacker job for Oregon State of the Pac-12...

DNA doesn't prove Book of Mormon historicity, either

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The past several issues have established that DNA studies do not refute the historicity of the Book of Morm...

Hospital volunteer gives eyewitness account in Haiti

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Jan. 28 SALT LAKE CITY -- It's 6 a.m. I didn't sleep well last night, because I was anxious about leaving. ...