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'Most influential Christian conservative thinker' George joins Deseret News board

by Deseret News | News from Utah

In his dialogue "Gorgias," the philosopher Plato questions the motives for debate, asking if individuals ar...


LDS Church blocks abuse of proxy name submissions

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

In a letter read in LDS Church worship services last Sunday, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Ch...


LDS Film Festival returning to Orem for its 11th year

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The 11th LDS Film Festival will run Jan. 25-28 at the SCERA Center for the Arts. The LDS Film Festival has ...


'Follow the Star' living nativity in California marks 250th historic performance

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Sunday, Dec. 4, marked the 250th performance of the 14th annual “Follow the Star" Living Nativity, a commun...


Women to Join Key, Leading LDS Church Councils

by Deseret News | From the Church

The LDS Church has added women to three major committees, a historic development that gives women significa...


LDS Rugby Player Who Turned Down $1 Million for a Mission Now Refusing to Play on Sundays

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

“It really isn’t a sacrifice because the blessings we receive are greater than anything given up,” William ...


Elder Norby Awakes from Coma, Other Missionaries in Attacks Share Stories, Updates

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After the suicide bombs in the Brussels airport shredded his body with shrapnel and burned his skin, Elder ...


Comparisons between Mormons and Jews

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Wikipedia says there are more than 14 million Jews in the world today. The LDS statistical report, read in ...


Jesus Christ, Moses, Elijah, and Elias Visited Kirtland 180 Years Ago Today

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery lowered one of the temple curtains that provided a private place to pray am...