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Nauvoo Pageant changes lives, tells Joseph Smith's story

by Deseret News | What We Believe

NAUVOO, Ill. — Paul Walstad has a directing challenge and a sacred opportunity with the "Nauvoo Pageant: A ...


Mormon Volunteers Help Digitize Ohio Records Back to 1788

by Deseret News | Everything Else

On a recent afternoon, Dan and Carolyn Grammer stood amid the towering, dusty bookshelves in the attic of t...


Full-time service in Sandy's wake coming to an end for Mormon Helping Hands

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

After a solid month of daily service to victims of Hurricane Sandy’s fury, missionaries in the New York New...


More reaction to rock star Brandon Flowers' 'I'm a Mormon' video

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

"Brandon Flowers" and "Mormon" are still being paired in a lot of conversations from New Zealand to the Uni...


'Why I'm a Mormon': Stephanie Nielson (of Elder Holland's Talk)

by Deseret News | Best of LDS Blogs

Being a Mormon means that I know who I am, I know where I am going, and I know, understand, and love the pl...


Apostles Share Their Favorite Book of Mormon Heroes

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Did you know that LDS general authorities have heroes too? In 1995, Deseret Book published a book titled He...


Famous LDS Dad Loses 100 Pounds, Chronicles Journey, Faith & New Health Challenge with Son

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

At one point in his life, famous LDS YouTuber Shay Butler was almost 300 pounds. Afraid of having a heart a...


The Surprising Growth of Mormonism in the Nation's Capital

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: Take an inside look at how the Church is growing, thriving, and influencing the nation's capi...


Mom, all flowers remind me of you

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Not long ago my 4-year-old daughter came running inside with an infinitesimal first blossom of the season. ...


Church History Museum's youth art contest deadline is June 1

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The deadline for the LDS Church History Museum's International Art Competition for Youth is June 1. ...