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LDS Bishop is a FBI agent turned novelist

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Mike McPheters , author of the best selling novels “Lit Fuse,” (Bonneville Books, $17.99) “Agent Bishop” an...


What it Means to Magnify Church Callings

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

I’ve read that Brigham Young — while serving as president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint...

The LDS Church continues its remarkable media heritage

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As a student of media of all kinds, I have long been moved by the fact that the first public effort of Jose...


Mormons become 'real people' for "Book of Mormon" musical cast touring upstate New York

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Mormons became "real people" for the cast of a touring company of the Broadway musical, “The Book of Mormon...


Defending the Faith: Let's not overcorrect doctrinal differences

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Many years ago, tracting during my first weeks as a missionary in German-speaking Switzerland, my companion...


Michelle Obama visits with LDS officials

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For the second time in less than a year, Mormon church leaders have met with a President Barack Obama famil...


The Inner City Project: a chance to serve from home

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Whether you're finding an apartment for someone newly homeless, explaining to a foreign refugee what a flus...

'Biblical Poetics' panel divides audience at LDS Film Fest

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

“Divisive” is probably not a word most people would use to describe the LDS Film Festival. Independently es...


LDS Church Leaders Share Insights into New Temple Opportunities for Youth

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Recently, the Church announced that all priests holding the Aaronic priesthood and a limited-use temple rec...


Former missionaries rejoice for India's first stake

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

There were times when Joel Bottom wondered how long it would take for India to get its first Mormon stake. ...