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Should members of the LDS Church abstain from eating meat?

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

Does LDS doctrine support a meat-free diet? A Utah Valley University lecturer made the case that it does du...


Mormon history scholar discusses growing media interest in LDS church

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

Almost two years ago, even before the pre-campaigning for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination began...

LDS Institute works to fight leprosy

by The Herald Journal | Everything Else

The LDS Institute in Logan is collaborating with a nonprofit group, pledging to send 500 medical kits to In...


"You Can Be an LGBT Ally and a Faithful Member of the Church," Says Former YSA Bishop

by The Herald Journal | Mormon Life

“We all have crosses we’re carrying,” former YSA Bishop Richard Ostler said. “To understand someone’s cross...


Church Opens New Mission in Utah

by The Herald Journal | From the Church

For LDS faithful in Cache Valley, these are momentous times as the Utah Logan LDS Mission begins a new chap...

Hundreds celebrate 200th birthday of LDS church leader

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

The life, heritage and birthday of Ezra Taft Benson were celebrated Saturday with an all-day gathering that...


Broadcasting to the world: Technology powers LDS Church connections

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

Long before the days of YouTube and broadband Internet, the LDS Church was sharing video content with follo...

LDS Church a nice blend of familiarity, uniqueness

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

Three Sundays ago, my husband and I were sitting in an unfamiliar LDS chapel halfway across the world, surr...

USU still evaluating impact of LDS missionary age change

by The Herald Journal | News from Utah

The Utah State University task force appointed to study what strategies the university can implement to dea...


Mormon bashing and other predictable online behavior

by The Herald Journal | Opinions & Features

There’s a humorous adage about Internet discussion boards called Godwin’s Law that goes something like this...