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Orson Scott Card: More on how world views Mormons

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In comparing Mormon beliefs with those of other Americans, the pollsters have to use the same questions for...

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Defending the Faith: The gospel truly brings joyful news

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the most memorable experiences of my mission in Switzerland came when the aunt of the Basel Ward mis...

Whitney Awards honor best Mormon novels of 2009

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

It was a double-dip night for Dave Wolverton at the Whitney Awards held on April 24 at the Provo Marriott. ...

Being a tourist among Old Testament culture

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Elder Holzapfel's perspective changed when Italian food and sighteseeing replaced burgers and basketball. T...

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The death of the family road trip, and why it needs to make a comeback

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The traditional family road trip is on the decline. During the 1960s and '70s, the Golden Age of the family...

Reader voices: My early memories of the LDS Church in the United Kingdom

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Wythenshawe, South Manchester, England, in Dece...

Is there an unknown soldier on the family tree?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was a beautiful, warm and humid day in June at Arlington National Cemetery. We had toured the cemetery f...

Friday Minute: Overcoming excuses about missionary work

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When it comes to doing member missionary work, excuses can abound. Here are 10 common excuses and tips to o...

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Dealing with LDS cabin fever

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The past couple of weeks, a play by Melissa Leilani Larson -- a Mormon writer with a musical name -- has be...

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LDS sushi chef Jonas Otsuji a contestant on newest 'Survivor'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Looking out the window this time of year at Utah's brown-gray landscape could inspire feelings of gloom, pa...