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Evangelical Leader Cites Book of Mormon, Says Commonality with Mormons Deeper Than Differences

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

Borrowing an ancient Hebrew word from an Old Testament text, one of America’s leading evangelical Christian...


Little-Known Ancient Record 'Narrative of Zosimus' Echoes Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Professor James Charlesworth, of Princeton Theological Seminary, spoke in Provo and Logan last week. A majo...

The 'Mandarin Miracle'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

"Where there is no vision, the people perish." Mary Phelps never forgot that message, conveyed to her by he...


Muslim Surgeon Praises LDS Charities for Work in Iraq

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When winter hit the Kurdish region of Iraq, [LDS Charities] donated coats and blankets to those in the camp...

Crews will start work on temporary MTC facilities Wednesday

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A month's worth of work to turn two Provo apartment complexes into a temporary off-campus branch of the LDS...

A take on the atheism debate

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

At the end of the Golden Globe Awards last week, host Ricky Gervais thanked various people for helping comp...

A bucket list for family history

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was a genealogist's nightmare. After 40 years of genealogical work, the wife died. The husband was also ...


Top 10 LDS newsmakers of 2009

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Mormon Media Observer looks back at the year filled with LDS newsmakers. Senate Majority Leader Harry R...


by Deseret News | What We Believe

"Ye are my witnesses, saith the Lord." (Isaiah 43:10) To be a witness is to have knowledge, understanding o...


Missionary saves four from drowning in California

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

He thought he was going to serve in Russia. Yet just an hour and a half before he was to be set apart as a ...