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17 LDS athletes qualify for Olympics and Paralympics

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games will open in London in about three weeks. At least 17 athletes who ar...


LDS YouTubers Become Millionaires, Featured on ABC's "Nightline"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: For more about the Butlers, check out how their YouTube channel helped convert a man in Holland an...


How Gary Johnson Upset Some Mormons and What He's Doing to Change That

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"I mean under the guise of religious freedom, anybody can do anything," Gary Johnson told a reporter from T...

The Book of Mormon and modern science

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

While critics seem to want secular “proof” for the Book of Mormon, that’s not how science works. In most ar...


Writers, online posts seek to make Mormonism's unknown known

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Washington Post reports that actor Jon Voight dropped in on the Virginia delegation to the Republican N...


Church Response & Missionary Status Following Massive Earthquake in Italy

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

At least 73 people are dead following a 6.2 magnitude earthquake that hit Italy at 3:30 a.m. on August 24. ...


Missionary Killed in Sweden was Inspiration to Others

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When Mason Lewis Bailey of Richfield heard in 2012 that the LDS Church would allow eligible young men to se...


Scholar details 'striking' parallels between Book of Mormon and ancient civilization

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Since 1955, John L. Sorenson has been exploring the relationship between the Book of Mormon and the anthrop...


Prayer and God helped hero avert a school shooting

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Details are emerging that reveal how Antoinette Tuff relied on prayer and God while persuading a man armed ...


Deseret News accepting mission reunion notices

by Deseret News | Everything Else

October general conference is just around the corner, and that means many LDS missions will be holding reun...