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How a Bishop's Bout with Cancer Helped Him Re-Focus His Life

by Standard-Examiner | News from Utah

The fast approaching Christmas season has Terry Tippets reflecting on the value of even the most simple of ...


Near-death experiences get treatment from a Mormon perspective

by Standard-Examiner | Everything Else

I’m fascinated by the pop science/theology behind near-death experiences. I’ve read the “Life After Life” b...

LDS Church partners with Davis County to better handle emergencies

by Standard-Examiner | News from Utah

Davis County has teamed up with the LDS Church to better manage emergency situations. At a Tuesday morning ...


Personal remembrances of Frances Monson, a gift to LDS Church president, others

by Standard-Examiner | Mormons We Know

Top of Utah residents are among those mourning the loss of Frances B. Monson, the wife of Church of Jesus C...


Talented LDS Pianist Credits Abilities to God

by Standard-Examiner | News from Utah Famous Mormons

Jerald Simon glides his hands across the keyboard, playing a song he composed himself. He performed Wednesd...


LDS Triplets Open Their Mission Calls Together (+Video)

by Standard-Examiner | Mormon Life

The parents of these triplets said they will each be working multiple jobs over the next two years as they ...


Uintah woman recalls life making paper dolls for LDS publication

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

Adversity was the impetus for Leola Farr Jensen to become a well-known paper doll artist among longtime rea...

Correlation is why LDS high priests and MIA maids learn basically the same stuff

by Standard-Examiner | Opinions & Features

Have you ever wondered why LDS church lessons seem to be recycled every few years? Or why the lesson manual...


Forgotten history: Mormons contributed significantly to Transcontinental Railroad

by Standard-Examiner | What They're Saying About "Us"

Keeping a sense of heritage alive in a techno-savvy world may seem challenging to some, but Uintah native M...


John C. Bennett - the 'Lucifer' of early Mormonism

by Standard-Examiner | Best of LDS Blogs

Dr. John Cook Bennett: most Mormons probably know him from LDS Church Almanacs as “assistant president of t...