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Keeping Up with President Nelson: "It's Going to Be a Busy Year"

by Deseret News | April 8, 2019 | Mormon Life

There was real weight embedded in a light moment between Presidents Russell M. Nelson and M. Russell Ballar...


BYU Responds to Student Criticism, Concerns Over Honor Code Office

by Deseret News | April 10, 2019 | Mormon Life

Some BYU students believe a document published on the school’s website Wednesday signals the start of a shi...

'Click for Moms' encourages looking for the positives in life (+video)

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Mormon singer/songwriter Hilary Weeks always runs on her treadmill with her clicker in hand. Always. It sta...


Many hands help with not-so-typical baptism

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It took nine priesthood holders, each dressed in white, as well as several others on the side, to help a ma...


LDS mother of six dies during childbirth

by Deseret News | News from Utah

What was supposed to be a day of joy turned into a day of grieving for a Utah County family. Katrina Lawren...


Tom Christofferson: Church Policy Change Should Remind Us to Listen with Love This Easter

by Deseret News | April 16, 2019 | Mormon Life

Latter-day Saint author Tom Christofferson shares how the Church policy change regarding membership for chi...


Read The Book of Mormon in 85 Days Facebook Challenge

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The work of translating of the Book of Mormon began on April 7, 1829, and was finished later that summer on...


Revealed! The Mormon church dance ecosystem

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Last Saturday, my 14-year-old daughter Jadi attended her first dance. She was, not surprisingly, more nervo...


"Good Morning America" Features LDS Family Whose Viral "Les Mis" Cover Is Mind-Blowing

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Isn't it every mom's dream to have a modern Von Trapp family?  When the LeBaron family performed live ...


'Mormons Rock!' says Newsweek cover story about LDS Church, Mitt Romney

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

Featuring Mitt Romney's head on the body of a leaping Mormon missionary, Newsweek's cover story this week –...