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Sister act brings out sweet music

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Most people reading this are acquainted with Janice Kapp Perry, the LDS songwriter. Fewer know Ann Kapp And...


Centenarian to spend his 100th birthday at Idaho Falls Temple

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

If you want to know where Arthur Jensen of Rigby, Idaho, will be on Thursday, May 10, just plan to get up v...


Which Temple is "Yours"?

by Deseret News | Fun

I was 9 years old when I attended the dedication of the Bountiful Utah Temple. Being so young, I don’t reme...


Emeritus Seventy and Renowned Scientist Alexander B. Morrison Passes Away

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“I remember what starvation looks like as I sit down to abundance three times a day,” said Elder Alexander ...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Serve in Nigeria, Brazil, Australia + More

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

From Utah to Brazil and Nigeria to Australia, the First Presidency has called eight new mission presidents ...

Mormon Parenting: Our No. 1 idea for parenting, marriage

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

People occasionally ask us, "If you could just recommend one thing to parents or to marriage partners, what...


LDS Missionaries Safe in Tonga, Samoa in Wake of Tropical Cyclone Gita

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

After Category 4 Cyclone Gita ripped through Tonga and Samoa with 145-mph winds, Church spokesman Dani...


Tweeting about general conference

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A wave surged through the online LDS community on Twitter, a worldwide social media site during the Sunday ...


Family of Latter-day Saint Killed in Afghanistan: "We Feel the Closeness of Our Eternal Father in Heaven"

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

Major Brent Taylor, who was killed in an insider attack Saturday in Kabul, was "the personification of love...


Joseph Smith's Habeas Corpus Hearings Dramatized in Illinois

by Deseret News | Everything Else

During the Nauvoo period of church history, the Prophet Joseph Smith was dogged by legal troubles stemming ...