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by Deseret News | What We Believe

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by Deseret News | Everything Else

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Cougar Converts: The LDS conversion of BYU football player Sete Aulai

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Originally from the small village of Vailoa on the island of Savai'i, Samoa, Sete Aulai grew up in a Christ...


Elder Dallin H. Oaks teaches life lessons in new book

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

LDS apostle Dallin H. Oaks wrote his new book, "Life's Lessons Learned," despite resolving that he would no...


Mormon Man Stars in New TV Show on TNT

by Deseret News | News from Utah

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Mexico 1930 Census now online

by Deseret News | Everything Else

With the completion of the state of Veracruz, FamilySearch volunteers have indexed the entire 1930 Mexico C...


Former Soviet Gold Medal-Winning Gymnast's Path to the LDS Church

by Deseret News | News from Utah

In August 1996, Rustam Sharipov reached the pinnacle of gymnastics, standing on an Olympic stage in Atlanta...


What I Learned from Realizing I Didn't Love My Husband

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

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Using DNA to prove or disprove the Book of Mormon's validity

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Although most LDS scholars have claimed for several decades that the Lehites were a small incursion into an...

'Elder Awesome' puts speed-typing skills to use on family history mission

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For most people, typing 100 words per minute is fast. But for Elder Russell David Olsen, that rate is just ...