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Police arrest 1 in robbery by men posing as Mormon missionaries

by Deseret News | Everything Else

One of two men accused of posing as Mormon missionaries and robbing a Las Vegas man has been arrested. The ...

Finding a way back to church through Time Out for Women

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Rebekah Kesling had been assured this wasn't going to be like the church meetings on Sundays. Her friend's ...


Let's have more articles about LDS young adults

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Sometimes when reading articles about the LDS Church, I see approaches to stories that make journalists app...


'Throne vision' motif points to Book of Mormon authenticity

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Modern scholarship has identified a motif called a "throne vision" or "throne theophany" — the word "theoph...


Defending the Faith: If beginning is true, all else follows

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Years ago, my colleague and friend Louis Midgley drew my attention to an anecdote related by the eminent Pr...

Musician shares talent and faith

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Dan Truman does not live a mainstream Mormon lifestyle. Sure, he graduated from BYU, goes to church on Sund...


6-year-old Mormon girl donates Disneyland money to help the poor in Dominican Republic

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Many who are 6 years old and a kindergartner likely dream of going to Disneyland, ride all the cool rides a...

Memories of general conference in Canada

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Having experienced general conference in Utah and in Canada, the messages from The Church of Jesus Christ o...

Why baptize children at young age of 8?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A friend of my daughter recently said she could not understand why Mormons baptize children at such a young...

10 habits to discard for spiritual peace

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

With the disclaimer that all lists are fluid, here is Part 2 of my previous article, "What to seek, what to...