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'Napoleon Dynamite' still defines LDS actor Jon Heder's career

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Several comic actors play wacky geeks in "When in Rome," and according to one national movie critic, "Jon H...


Spiritual state of the states: Utah 2nd most religious area in U.S.

by Deseret News | News from Utah

For the second straight year, Mississippi is the most religious state in the U.S., followed closely by Utah...


How a Latter-day Saint "Rollerblade King" Uses His Talents to Make Others Happy

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

On weekday mornings, Reid Cornish fills his water bottle, grabs his headphones and in-line skates and sets ...


Utahn to compete in 'Survivor: South Pacific' finale

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utahn Rick Nelson will be competing for a shot at the $1 million prize in the "Survivor: South Pacific" fin...


President Monson and President Eyring Dedicate Arizona's Fourth Temple

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

The Gilbert Arizona Temple was dedicated Sunday, March 2, to be a sanctuary of serenity, a refuge from the ...


President Nelson Answers Why God Allows Us to Suffer

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

While speaking to nearly 24,000 Saints on Sunday, President Nelson answered a question many have wondered t...


At Oxford, Elder Holland Explains Book of Mormon, Salvation for the Dead, Reverend Calls Him "Great" Man

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

After studying many of Elder Jeffrey R. Holland's talks online and sharing a faith-filled discussion with t...


Elder Holland Gives British Prime Minister Book of Mormon, Family History

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Elder Holland presented gift copies of the Book of Mormon to British officials, among them Prime Minister T...


Raising Real Men: Kindness Isn't for Wimps

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Every time I'm asked for parenting advice, I feel hesitant. Children, families and relationships are all so...


How an LDS Nurse and "Stranger Things" Star Are Helping Others with Rare Birth Defect

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What an incredible example of those using their experiences to accomplish good in the world. A year ago, as...