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Reader Voices: Singing at the prophet's request in 1918

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My mother knew President Joseph F. Smith personally. He was a great friend to her family. Her father, Josep...

Emotional fidelity means protecting one's spouse

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Emotional fidelity has more to do with protecting a spouse's heart and ego than even suspending daydreams a...

Making the turn: Bruce Summerhays sets golf aside to serve as mission president

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Florida has always held a special place in the heart of Bruce Summerhays. Particularly Tampa, Fla. It was t...


'Heavenly' Katherine Jenkins to join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Pioneer Day concert

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

U.S. audiences primarily know her as a dancing queen, after she finished near the top of last season’s “Dan...

Compassion for church's enemies?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

President Thomas S. Monson is at it again. With our enemies at the gates and the wolf at the door, he asked...


Have You Ever Wondered What Happened to Joseph Smith's Sisters?

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

Faith was a real and vibrant part of life for the three sisters of the Prophet Joseph Smith. Sophronia, bor...

Exchange guilt for inspiration

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Satan will want to hand over a backpack and have everyone believe that they need to fill it bricks of guilt...

Miguel the Mormon will be missed

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My friend Miguel is heading home to Mexico. He sent his wife and three children back and planned to stay in...


In life he fights dangerous fires; on film he plays real-life heroes

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

When flames engulf a mountainside, Jasen Wade races toward them. He has worked as a BLM wildland firefighte...


Shay Carl's Viral Videos Help Convert Couple in Holland

by Deseret News | News from Utah

On June 20, 2010, Rick Vellinga made a choice that would not only change his belief in God but that would e...