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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...


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. ...


Uncle, Nephew Launch Necktie Company to Help RMs Share Mission Experiences

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

When missionaries brought the gospel to the Lopez family in 1989, they didn't know they were bringing a fam...


Young artist creates 'face' of 2011 LDS Alabama Nativity exhibit

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The finished product has a peacefulness that belies its beginnings, which include coffee stains and joint c...


2 LDS Couples Killed When Plane Crashed Onto I-15

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

We are praying for their families. Two couples from Weber County died Wednesday when a small plane crashed ...


Vai's View: On the honor code and accountability

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I fully expect BYU's announcement that Brandon Davies will return to school and play for the Cougars next y...


Sharing stories from family history: Robert Crookston's testimony of the Prophet

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Growing up as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, I knew of the church's pioneer l...