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Disparate assortment of LDS facts in 'Mormon History 101'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Name the LDS farmer with a 22-million-pound potato crop; the date of the first Thanksgiving in the Salt Lak...


How Starting a Women's Football Team Helped a Mormon Mom Tackle Conflicts Over Her Son's Sexuality

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

For related reading on Mormons sharing experiences about homosexuality and gay rights, check out " Presiden...


LDS Church Releases Statement Regarding Mission President's Misconduct in 2014

by Deseret News | From the Church

“We feel profound sorrow for what each of these women has experienced. It is particularly heartbreaking tha...


The Mormon Charlie Sheen: Sharing Names with a Celebrity

by Deseret News | News from Utah

He can’t sign up for a Facebook account. He books hotel rooms, but when he shows up, no reservation exists ...


Time Out for Women and Girls hits the mark for both mom, daughter

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

You could say I'm a Time Out for Women junky. In the 10 years Deseret Book has put on these uplifting event...


"A Place That Feels Like Home": Houston Temple Ready for Rededication

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After the extensive damage caused by Hurricane Harvey, the Houston Temple is making its own "hurricane come...


First Presidency Calls 16 New Temple Presidents and Matrons to Serve in Boise, Provo City Temples + More

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

From Tahiti to Boise and Brazil to Provo, the following temple presidents and their wives have been called ...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Temple Presidents to Serve in Utah, Australia + More

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

From Utah to Brazil and Australia to Canada, the following eight temple presidents and their wives have bee...


Why I Am a Stay-at-Home Mom, Not a Housewife

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

It’s hard to articulate what exactly a stay-at-home mother does all day, especially to her husband, who com...


First Presidency Calls 20 New Stake Presidents to Serve in the Philippines, Rexburg + More

by Deseret News

From the Philippines to Rexburg and England to Logan, the First Presidency has called 20 new stake presiden...