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Looking back on the rich history of the Jordan River Temple

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Jordan River Utah Temple was intended to be a workhorse. Covering 153,000 square feet and 15 acres of p...


From Ashes to Blessings: Provo City Center Temple Echoes a Beautiful Legacy

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Walking through the doors of the Provo City Center Temple, time seems to ripple in on itself, transporting ...


LDS Scholar Defends Book of Mormon as Ancient Record

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Critics of the Book of Mormon often demand its advocates provide the strongest single piece of archaeologic...


Two Mormons on 'Survivor' still in the running for the $1 million prize

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

As "Survivor: South Pacific" on CBS approaches the halfway point, two Utahns are still on the island and in...

ESPN video: LDS athlete Manti Te'o relies on faith to overcome tragedy

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Manti Te'o's name has been making the news circuit lately as a contender for the 2012 Heisman Trophy. While...


Do You Fit or Break the Mormon Mold?

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

They say newspaper columnists can double their readership by writing about athletes who belong to The Churc...


BYU/Church History Symposium to focus on Pres. Joseph F. Smith

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Elder M. Russell Ballard, of the Quorum of the Twelve, will be one of the keynote speakers at the annual Br...


FamilySearch looking for indexers for non-English languages

by Deseret News | Everything Else

With more than 120 FamilySearch indexing projects from countries outside the United States and representing...


A classic dilemma: The translation of the Book of Mormon into Japanese

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: This is one in a series on the Book of Mormon translations and translators. Literary Japanes...

Urgent advice for 2012: Watch your spiritual cholesterol

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Recently someone in my doctor's office called to inform me I'm old. “Mr. Wright, we noticed you turned 40 t...