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by Deseret News | What We Believe

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by Deseret News | Everything Else

Talon Shumway had something to say. The senior was in class at an LDS seminary building next to Lone Peak H...


This LDS Couple Has 5 Kids Under 14 Months Old--Here's How Their Faith Keeps Them Going

by Deseret News | News from Utah Mormon Life

When Julie and David Grygla leave their St. George home, they prepare to be met with stares and questions. ...


BYU professor discusses Book of Mormon translation and error corrections

by Deseret News | Everything Else

After 25 years of research, Royal Skousen, a professor of linguistics at Brigham Young University, has comp...


Pres. Monson's biography released

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

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Letters from Uganda: Service and compassion change lives

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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SVU students serve — inside and out — at the Washington D.C. Temple

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

More than 250 students participated in Southern Virginia University's sixth annual Temple Service Day in Oc...

Hurricane, Utah, family sends out more than a dozen missionaries

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Joseph Smith 'most influential' 19th century American

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Josiah Quincy, Jr., was an eloquent man, mannered and serene in appearance. He was a relative of former Pre...


How to Stop Hating Your Ward

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

This is a great goal. Here are some things I've tried in the past — some worked and some didn't: Participat...