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Utah couple to help LDS Church with legal issues in Africa

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

You don't have to explain to Jeff and Marge Clayton why members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...


Ariz. desert trek re-creates Mormon pioneer hardships

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

The 135 or so teens pulled their handcarts about seven miles into the desert. They set up camp in rugged, r...

LDS Church booming in Peru

by Standard-Examiner | Everything Else

The Mormon church footprint in Peru continues to grow. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints rece...


The strange connection between white shirts and LDS priesthood power

by Standard-Examiner | Best of LDS Blogs

I became my ward’s high priest group leader last Sunday. After I was ordained, I started to give a lesson o...


Romance Novels: How LDS Author Josi Kilpack Is Helping Redefine the Genre

by Standard-Examiner | Famous Mormons

Once upon a time, Josi Kilpack wrote novels with positively scrumptious titles like “Lemon Tart,” “Blackber...


Near-Death Experiences Support Doctrine of Spirit World

by Standard-Examiner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I’m fascinated by the pop science/theology behind near-death experiences. I’ve read the “Life After Life” b...


Twenty years' worth of church ball for two LDS men

by Standard-Examiner | Saints & Sports

Many nights a month, Curtis Christiansen and Philip Michelsen sit at a table on the stage of the Fruit Heig...


Ogden Temple to Reopen Late 2014

by Standard-Examiner | News from Utah

There is some good news for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Top of Utah a...


Samuel Brannan: the Mormon leader in California matched wits with Brigham Young

by Standard-Examiner | Everything Else

Samuel Brannan is unique among Mormon historical figures because his role goes beyond his contribution to M...


Opinion: The LDS Church should issue a position on immigration

by Standard-Examiner | What They're Saying About "Us"

The LDS Church should issue a definitive position on state laws, such as Arizona's, that allows non-federal...