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Recalling the Mormon who tried to save Anne Frank

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In the wake of last week's international media furor over the a reported recent proxy baptism of famed Jewi...


How a Family Imprisoned in Cuban Labor Camps Found Freedom as Refugees & Converts to the LDS Church

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"What brings hope is that once the priesthood is there, once the Lord has his hand blessing the people, it ...


How God & Religion Are Playing Into One of Science's Biggest Debates: Genetic Editing

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The coming months will provide an invaluable opportunity for people of faith to share insights about life's...

Mormon Media Observer: A Mormon's letter to a doubter

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Dear friend: I hear you have encountered doubt. That vexing, troubling, frustrating presence scraping many ...


U.S. understanding of Mormons changed little in 2012, Pew poll shows

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

The intense media scrutiny of the 2012 U.S presidential campaign appears to have made little difference in ...


Young Men General Presidency: Connect Them with Heaven

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

There is a divine pattern in the scriptures that shows how to connect the children of God with heaven. This...


Friending deity on Facebook? Technology takes religion online

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Even tween star Justin Bieber and poker games like Texas Hold'em can't compete with a Facebook page dedicat...


New Poll Reveals Where Americans Stand on Religious Liberty & LGBT Rights

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: An interesting finding. What would your answer have been? If push came to shove, American voters w...


Prison Pumpkins: Inmates, Teachers, & Latter-day Saints Team Up to Bring Smiles to Students with Special Needs

by Deseret News | Fun Mormon Life

MR says: It's a rare occasion when inmates at the Utah State Prison, Latter-day Saints, and Halloween all c...


Missionary Critically Injured in Australia

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A 20-year old Utah woman serving as a missionary in the Australia Sydney South Mission for the Church of Je...