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Four Testimonials of the Prophet Joseph Smith

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

It seems obvious to me that, when evaluating Joseph Smith, the judgments of contemporaries who knew him bes...


NCAA Wrong Again in Case of LDS Cross-country Runner Stripped of Eligibility for Costume Race

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

For the second time in 2½ months, the NCAA came to its senses and reversed field after picking on some help...


President Nelson Dedicates Rome Italy Temple, the First Temple in a New Testament Land ( + Cornerstone Video)

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

ROME — President Russell M. Nelson referred to Peter's and Paul's ancient missionary work in Rome on Sunday...


President Nelson and Pope Francis Meet at Vatican, a Historic First

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Pope Francis of the Roman Catholic Church and President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of ...


LDS World: Perception and women in the gospel of Jesus Christ

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In January 1910, Lady Constance Lytton was arrested after participating in a demonstration in London to sec...


AP Updates Style Guide to Change "LDS," "Mormon" References

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

The Associated Press has updated its style guide to replace "LDS Church" and "Mormon Church," according to ...


The short Mormon Marine

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

He's small in physical stature, but ripped with character, excellence and spiritual stature. Lance Cpl. Ozi...


U.S. Senator Visits Venezuela, Government Pressure Rises to Release Jailed RM Josh Holt

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Returned missionary Josh Holt has been held in a Venezuelan jail for nearly two years while his health stea...


DNA Testing Confirms Ted Bundy Killed Missing Latter-day Saint Teen

by Deseret News

Renewed interest in notorious serial killer Ted Bundy led police to announce on Monday that DNA testing hel...


LDS Student in Paris Shares Frightening Experience of the Terrorist Attacks

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

A BYU student interning in Paris was attending a highly anticipated soccer match between France and Germany...