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Ambassador Steven Beecroft receives human rights award

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

The U.S. Department of State presented on April 21 in Washington D.C. the Diplomacy for Human Rights Award ...


Family History Missions 101

by LDS Church News | Mormon Life

The use of the phrase “hastening the work” is quite common in the Church. Proselyting missionaries help in ...


Elder Holland dedicates three new buildings at Provo MTC

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland dedicated three newly renovated buildings at the Provo Missionary Training Center....

'It's the stories' that make for good history

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

To Darius Gray, "family" is the important thing about family history and genealogy. "It's the stories; it's...

Auxiliary Training: Sunday School

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

A seminar about learning and teaching in the Church comprised the Sunday School Auxiliary Leadership Traini...


BYU-Idaho serves record number of students in 2009

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

A record 22,997 students attended Brigham Young University-Idaho in 2009, continuing the university's stead...


Watch: New Church Video Shows Impact of the Light the World Vending Machines, Goats and All

by LDS Church News | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Thank you to each one of you who made one of these donations,” Sister Jean B. Bingham said a recent Church...


'Helping Hands' assist Irene victims in North Carolina

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

A photojournalist who covered the Sept. 3 Church-sponsored service project that was organized to help folks...

Former Utah governor serves as Primary president

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Five minutes after the end of sacrament meeting, Olene Walker ambles down a long meetinghouse hall. Wearing...


Deacons Doing Missionary Work Through Scouting, Quorum Meetings

by LDS Church News | From the Church News from Utah

The Lord’s invitation to join in His “hastening of the work” did not come with qualifiers; all are invited ...