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1 Billion Obituaries to be Digitized in FamilySearch and GenealogyBank Collaboration

by Deseret News | News from Utah

In connection with Family History month, FamilySearch International and GenealogyBank.com announced Wednesd...

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Defending the Faith: Joseph Smith was known as truthful

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In January 1819, Joseph Smith Sr. and his eldest son, Alvin, initiated a lawsuit against Jeremiah Hurlbut, ...

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Elder Andersen Surprises Missionaries by Bringing the Former Prime Minister of Australia to Speak with Him

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Missionaries in Australia were surprised when a visit from an apostle also turned into a surprise visit fro...

Mormon Media Observer: Relief Society visiting teaching makes the news

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features Lesson Helps

When Gov. Mitt Romney last ran for president, I studied, as part of one of those boring doctoral dissertati...

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Fire That Destroyed St. George Stake Center Intentionally Set, Officials Say

by Deseret News | January 26, 2019

A new stake center for the St. George East Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was hea...

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How the Community of Christ and LDS Church Draw Upon Shared Heritage, Work Together as Friends

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“It’s wonderful to know you can have disagreements on theological questions and have a wonderful and beauti...

Genealogy: Learning begins with a question

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Questions and answers are the foundation for exchanging genealogical information. We have many ways to lear...

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Why churches welcome Hispanic converts, with or without papers

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A few months ago, I went to a local publisher with an idea for a book. I wanted to spend a year in an LDS w...

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BYU's Men's Chorus releases missionary music album

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Brigham Young University’s Men’s Chorus has raised its voice in a tribute to the increased missionary effor...

Janice Kapp Perry: Songwriter's life captured in film

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

A film chronicling the life of songwriter Janice Kapp Perry made it to the LDS Film Festival this January a...