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Viral Letter from Deceased 12-year-old Inspires Trust in God

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The letter a 12-year-old girl intended only for herself gained national recognition when her parents found ...


LDS Church Vending Machines Raise $.5 Million for Charity

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Here's a little something to inspire you to continue lighting the world all the way into 2018. The LDS Chur...

Religious conscience in public debate

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

God’s critics frequently refuse to accept the same burden of proof they demand of believers. In law, a foun...

Pioneer spirit: Mormon Tabernacle Choir celebrates Days of '47 and its own long history

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

From its beginning, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has celebrated the efforts of pioneers, of those who carved...


'Why I'm a Mormon': Stephanie Nielson

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: This is an excerpt from "Why I'm a Mormon" edited by Joseph A. Cannon, which includes the te...


BYU ROTC honors President Uchtdorf at annual review

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Amid the rain and cooler temperatures, patriotic anthems welcomed students and community members to campus ...


Michelle King: An interview with a 2008 LDS Olympian, on 'Mormon Times TV'

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports Arts & Entertainment

The year was 1972, and Munich, Germany, played host to the Summer Olympics. Sadly, the games were marred by...


"It Was Almost Worth the Wait": Returned LDS Missionaries Catch Up on New Star Wars Movies

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“It’s cool I get to come home from my mission and have a Star Wars experience,” returned missionary Mallory...


Never Underestimate the Cost of Conversion

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Flannery O’Connor, the Catholic novelist, said it surprised her how many people of her faith “constantly un...


Why I regret I'm not an Eagle Scout

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I remember the first time I put on a Scouting uniform. My mother hadn't even ironed on the patches yet, but...