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BYU students on quest for Peter Jackson to cast them in 'Hobbit'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Jonathan Wright can't even go to Yogurtland or get in an elevator on campus at BYU without being recognized...


Duce's Wild: 10-year-old boys still need moms

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My son celebrated his golden birthday this week — he turned 10 on 10-10. And so I selfishly use a little in...


LDS Church Video Featured at European Parliament's Conference on Children and Pornography

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

At a recent conference hosted by the European Parliament, the Church shared the resources they've created f...


General Authority: Differing Accounts of the First Vision Make It the "Best-Documented in History"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"Some have mistakenly argued that any variation in the retelling of the story [of the First Vision] is evid...


President Uchtdorf Teaches Members to Learn from Pioneers

by Deseret News | From the Church

OGDEN — It is wise to prepare for the future by looking to the past, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf said Sund...


The old and new near Temple Square

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The log cabin, all of one story high, sits across from Temple Square between the Family History Library and...


'Why I'm a Mormon': Larry Echo Hawk

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Editor's note: This is an excerpt from "Why I'm a Mormon" edited by Joseph A. Cannon, which includes the te...


Elder Rulon G. Craven, Emeritus General Authority Seventy, Passes Away at 95

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Our prayers are with Elder Rulon G. Craven's family. Elder Rulon G. Craven, emeritus General Authority...


Elder Christofferson Explains 3 Reasons Religious Freedom Is Good for Business

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Research shows freedom of religion or belief contributes to better economic and business outcomes, Elder D....


Mormon rock star Brandon Flowers talks about LDS faith on tour

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Although he said he does not want to come across as preachy, rock star Brandon Flowers is open to talking a...