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Debunking a Mormon/Romney conspiracy theory

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

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Newly found revelation of Joseph Smith gives perspective

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Nobody could prove them wrong. They said that Joseph Smith had a faulty revelation in 1830. They said the r...

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by Deseret News | What We Believe

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Video: Returned missionary surprises high school sweetheart on her birthday

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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What Makes Marriage Hard? These 5 things

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

“Marriage is hard.” I had heard that statement all my life. But I suppose because I was young and my head w...


Togetherness, not fairness, should rule

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Apps complement FamilySearch research

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Tim Cross spent a morning recently getting better acquainted with his ancestors. On a bus. With his iPhone....


Primary Children in Guyana & California Work Together to Exchange Christmas Decorations

by Deseret News | News from Utah

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Put down that cell phone and talk, mom

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

That was the plea of a recent New York Times column that highlighted the latest downfall of tech-savvy pare...