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Normons: Proving the Normality of Mormons

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Rebbie Groesbeck doesn't claim to know everything about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, bu...


Mitt Romney Announces He Is Running for Senate in Video

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

After several delays, Mitt Romney announced he will run for the U.S. Senate . Praising Utahns' "can-do pion...


Come join the ranks of LDS senior missionaries

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It has been 40 years since I lugged my suitcases into the Missionary Training Center in downtown Salt Lake ...


Politics & Controversial Topics: How to Be Respectful Even When We Disagree

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Political bashing, hateful comments, constant arguing. We're all getting tired of it. So then why can't we ...


Seminary in Eastern Idaho: Making goals and dating

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: With the upcoming 100-year celebration of the LDS Church's seminary program, Mormon Times is...

Dozens of new FamilySearch records and image collections updated

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Dozens of new records and image collections for more than 20 countries are now online at, ...


Missionaries Return to Puerto Rico (+ Their Story of Service and Survival During Hurricane Maria)

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Three dozen missionaries are now back in Puerto Rico, with more to arrive from the MTC soon. They continue ...


Step-Daughter of LDS Man Jailed in Venezuela Makes It to Utah

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Joshua Holt, who has been imprisoned in Venezuela for over a year and a half, has sent his wife's 7-year-ol...


Mormon Father-son Team Take 4th in 8th Leg of 'The Amazing Race'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Salt Lake father-son team Dave and Connor O’Leary were targeted by one team but helped two other teams, inc...


The kitty cat Christmas

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I was 6 that year, and all I wanted for Christmas was a kitty cat. Not a pony. Not a Barbie. Not a bike. A ...