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LDS historian Van Wagoner dies at 64

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Richard S. Van Wagoner, author of many works on early Mormon history, has died. He was 64. His daughter, Je...


LDS woman shares story of past lesbian lifestyle to bring hope to Mormons with same-sex attraction through LDS Church's new website

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For Laurie Campbell, it is time to come forward. "I've never really wanted to be this visible," she said du...


LDS Teenager Makes the Cut on 'The Voice', Shares Faith

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Tanner Linford, a 17-year-old student at Davis High School, is living proof of his own advice: “If, at firs...


10 Cool Accomplishments of the Relief Society

by Deseret News | Everything Else

This month marks the birthday of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As ...


Touching Photos of LDS Soldiers Returning to Families for Christmas

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

For more great photos of soldiers returning home to their families this holiday season, be sure to click th...


A few of the oldest, longest continuous things in the LDS Church

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The LDS Church was officially organized April 6, 1830. From humble beginnings in the state of New York, it ...


13 Role Models from the Bible

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Role models are important for kids. While parents tend to be good role models, most children start followin...


BYU 71st overall in annual Best Colleges rankings

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Utah's colleges and universities pretty much held their place among the U.S. News & World Report's Best...


Experts: Mitt Romney wins Round 1 over Rick Perry

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

The nation got its first look at Texas Gov. Rick Perry last night during the Republican national debate and...


Study shows how prayer, meditation affect brain activity

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Human beings have been praying and meditating for millennia. For most, it was a way to commune with a spiri...