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Muslims attending BYU find similarities between Islam, LDS tenets

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

He's been to LDS general conference and sacrament meeting, given a family home evening lesson and shared hi...

Mormon Media Observer: New Yorker disappoints in its LDS coverage

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us" Opinions & Features

The New Yorker is often held up as an ideal of what journalism can be — and it often is. Witty cartoons; de...


Assistant church historian will speak at BYU Family History and Genealogy Conference

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Richard E. Turley Jr., assistant historian and recorder for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...


4 Ways to Guarantee Your Kids Will Have a Powerful Future

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

It may be a lack of effort on the part of your parents that motivates you to be the kind of parent they wer...


LDS Man Donates 127 Gallons of Blood, Inducted Into National Donation Hall of Fame

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

MR says: What an amazing example of literally giving of yourself to save others! This 70-year-old LDS ...


Today's misperceptions of Mormonism evoke old depictions by Mark Twain, Arthur Conan Doyle

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Mark Twain and Arthur Conan Doyle were both cited in national publications recently as 19th century authors...


26 Christmas Quotes from Church Leaders that Will Bring Light & Love to Your Home

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Christmas is just around the corner, and amid all the hustle and bustle, it's easy to lose sight of the sta...


LDS Man Paralyzed from the Head Down Uses Eyes to Paint Incredible Art

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

A Taylorsville man is proving anything is possible. Though he's paralyzed from the head down, he's painting...


Watch BYU Dunk Team's Incredible Acrobatics in This 360-Degree Video

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

MR says: Watch the BYU Dunk Team from all angles as they perform crazy acrobatic stunts in this amazin...


LDS Church toughens stand against 'improper' proxy name submissions

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

The LDS Church is taking a tougher stand against the unauthorized submission of the names of Holocaust vict...