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Elder Jack H. Goaslind Jr., Mormon emeritus general authority, dies at 83

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Elder Jack H. Goaslind Jr., 83, an emeritus general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day S...


Church Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Colorado Baker and Same-Sex Wedding Case

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a cake for the wedding ...


Young Refugees to Reenact the Book of Mormon in Production That Has Shaped Their Faith

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

On June 7–9, a group of refugees from Myanmar's Karen and Karenni tribes will reenact moments from the Book...


Are Leggings Modest?

by Deseret News | Fun

Dear Angela, I hate to bring up the modesty “debate” again, but my parents are insisting that my leggings a...


President Nelson Honored with Lifetime Achievement Medal, Bears Testimony of Divine Law

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"It's according to divine law," President Nelson said of his work as a cardiothoracic surgeon. "I then lear...


Mormon Teen's Testimony Shines in Her Music

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Kira Stone hopes that her music will help make the listener's day better. Stone, 17, hails from San Francis...


A "Spectacular Success": How Sister Missionaries Have Dispelled Myths for 120 Years

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"I think there are places that sister missionaries can get into that our elders can't. They have made a won...


Strong Relationships, Religious Involvement Ease Transition Into Adulthood, Study Says

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Close relationships with at least one parent, caring teachers and religious involvement have lasting power ...


Study Finds Religious People are More Happy

by Deseret News | News from Utah

By going to a religious service, you’re making yourself happier. According to a study from The Austin Insti...


Responding to Ellen on Mormons and Teen Suicide

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Suicide exists amongst every group and must be addressed; this can only be done effectively as concerned p...