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Societal advances, founding of LDS Church coincided

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In an entry recently written for "Mormon Scholars Testify," economist and economic historian Mark Skousen h...

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Religious groups, including LDS, sign open letter against birth control mandate

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A diverse coalition of religious leaders, including the presiding bishop of the LDS Church, signed an open ...

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Miss United States Competitor, RM Stands for Modesty

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

MR says: Miss United States competitor and returned missionary Bekah Pence is showing young women ever...

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Ancient gold plates in Mesoamerica

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Archaeologists have know for about a century that gold plates with carved writing have been found in Mesoam...

Study sheds light on how Mormon singles meet those they date

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A recent Utah Valley University study that I conducted shed some light on the Utah County LDS dating scene ...

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Proactive Parenting Builds Stronger Kids and Families

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Most parents say their children are their highest priority and that parenting is among the most important t...

Mormon swimmer Breeja Larson going to London Olympic Games

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Deseret News says: This ESPN article by the Associated Press describes Breeja Larson's upset victory in the...

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Tacoma LDS stakes to perform 'Lamb of God' Easter oratorio

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The Tacoma Multi-Stake Cultural Arts Committee will present two free performances on April 1 and 8 of the E...

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D.C. Temple graffiti prank won't die

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Who did it? Who played the part of the Wicked Witch of the West and was the first in the early 1970s to spr...

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'Singles Ward' actor Will Swenson engaged to actress, singer Audra McDonald

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Audra McDonald, of ABC’s “Private Practice,” is engaged to Broadway star and "Singles Ward" actor Will Swen...