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Emeritus general authorities welcome the chance to practice what they've preached

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

During the Saturday afternoon session of the 182nd Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Chr...


"USA Today" Names the Church's Polynesian Cultural Center "Best Attraction in Hawaii"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

When competing with Pearl Harbor, paradisiacal gardens, and beautiful beaches and hikes, this is quite the ...


Disputed Poll's Surprising Results Show How Mormons Feel About Women Getting the Priesthood

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Regardless of the outcome of this poll , one thing is clear and encouraging: most Church members believe in...


Preventing the 30-year Apology

by Deseret News | What We Believe

I got a cool note recently from a self-described "Molly Mormon" who recounted an incident from my high scho...


Writer carefully tackles question of sacred LDS undergarment

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

BuzzFeed campaign reporter McKay Coppins tackles "perhaps the most awkward question of the 2012 (election) ...


'That's a wrap': LDS Church's Bible Videos series leaves legacy of history and faith

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Scott Smiley leans against a 3-year-old wall that looks positively ancient, created by skilled craftsmen in...


9/11 messages from LDS leaders offered comfort and peace

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Editor's note: This article was originally published last year, on the 10th anniversary of 9/11. As we agai...


Missionaries creating buzz in Australian rugby

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

A rugby star’s decision to serve a Mormon mission has caused something of a media frenzy in Australia. Will...


How the Mission Age Change is Affecting Female College Athletes

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Chatman is one example of numerous Latter-day Saint women who are preparing to serve 18-month missions for ...

Blog will host 'blitz' of Mormon literature

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

From Feb. 15 to 29, Mormon Artist magazine will be posting one short story, poem or personal essay a day (e...