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LDS missionary applications jump from 700 to 4,000 a week

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

During the last two weeks, nearly five times the typical number of young Latter-day Saints have begun the a...

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NASA recognizes LDS mom for service to space program

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A Mormon mother of four was recently recognized by NASA's Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Module leadership team f...

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You Have 90 Seconds: Describe 'the Mormons'

by Deseret News | Fun

D. Michael Kingsford sat on the 16th Street Mall in Denver, a matchbook stuck in the band of his fedora and...

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Venezuelan Prison Riot Renews Calls to Free Imprisoned Mormon as Josh Holt Pleads for Help, Testifies He's a Child of God

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

On Thanksgiving 2017, Josh Holt posted on Facebook thanking those who have tried to free him, those who hav...

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New book released from President Eyring: 'Choose Higher Ground'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Life is supposed to be an upward climb. That’s one lesson that President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor i...

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How One Rare Book Collector Acquired a First Edition Book of Mormon Signed by Hyrum Smith and Previously Owned by Freed Slaves

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

This Book of Mormon previously owned by freed slaves and signed by Hyrum Smith has a rich and interesting h...

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David Archuleta Home from LDS Mission

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

For the past two years, pop artist David Archuleta has been serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Chris...

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Conference explores unique challenges of gay Mormons

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The unique challenges encountered by those who identify themselves as both Mormons and gay were explored Sa...

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Missouri accident's mystery 'angel priest' revealed

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Rev. Patrick Dowling revealed himself as the mysterious "angel priest" who prayed with 19-year-old Katie Le...

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Utah to Honor President Nelson with Governor's Medal for 7,000 Heart Surgeries, Research

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

President Russell M. Nelson's experience as a cardiac surgeon and researcher has provided him with a unique...