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Pope Benedict XVI bids farewell to his final audience

by Deseret News | Everything Else

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI bid an emotional farewell Wednesday to his flock on the eve of his retirem...


The Joys and Pains of Gift Giving

by Deseret News | Best of LDS Blogs

I surprised an 84-year-old sister in our ward the other night when my little girl was singing with a group ...


President Uchtdorf speaks at fireside, urges listeners to learn to recognize the truth

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Individuals have a personal obligation to search for and find truth, said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, sec...


Sharing your values with family and friends without sounding preachy or judgmental

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

It’s tricky when you and your neighbors — or even other family members — don’t work off the same set of gui...


Mitt Romney's Son Considering Running for Utah Governor, Mom Says "Go for It"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

One of Mitt Romney's sons is considering running for Utah governor in the upcoming years.  Josh Romney...


Mitt Romney Shares 7 Life Lessons That Strengthen His Faith

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

On Sunday, Mitt Romney spoke to hundreds of LDS mid-single adults about lessons he's learned in his life th...


'Memories' Feature Adds Photos Storytelling to FamilySearch

by Deseret News | News from Utah launched a new feature called “Memories” in April 2013, but media campaigns, which include...


Pioneer Day Native American celebration special for LDS participants

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Shirley Reeder got a call once from her child's school teacher, wondering if her son had really been to all...


Mormons in the Paralympics: Snowboarder Takes 8th

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Paralympian Nicole Roundy, of the Millstream YSA Ward, Bountiful Utah YSA Stake, took eighth in the Women’s...


Former Oakland Raider recounts LDS conversion

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Dressed in a suit and tie, Burgess Owens stood at the pulpit in the Herriman LDS chapel and surveyed the sc...