The '12 Religious Freedom Grenades' Launched by the Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Ruling

by Deseret News | July 8, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The lawyer Utah hired to defend its marriage law says the U.S. Supreme Court lobbed a dozen "religious free...


President Packer Honored on Floor of U.S. Senate

by Deseret News | July 8, 2015 | Mormon Life

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, stood on the Senate floor Tuesday evening and delivered a tribute to President Boyd ...


Are You a Good Citizen? Mormon Newsroom Shares Why That Makes You a Good Mormon

by Mormon Newsroom | May 7, 2015 | From the Church News from Utah

Can Latter-day Saints fulfill their roles as citizens in the societies where they live and also be true to ...


Mormon FBI Agent was Part of Largest Espionage Case in American History

by Deseret News | November 5, 2014 | Fun

In early February 1940, Mormon FBI agent James Ellsworth left his home in Huntington Park, California, prep...


10 Things You Never Knew About the US Flag and the Church

by Sierra Sivertson & Kelsey Berteaux | June 14, 2014 | Fun

LDS prophets have had a lot to say about the United States , from the Declaration of Independence to the Co...


Arizona Governor Visits Gilbert Temple Open House

by Deseret News | January 22, 2014 | Everything Else

Arizona's Gov. Jan Brewer described The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Gilbert Arizona Temple...


Mormon up for White House Appointment as Religious Freedom Ambassador

by Religion News Service | January 17, 2014 | Everything Else

It’s been three months since the Rev. Suzan Johnson Cook resigned as the State Department’s religious freed...


Federal Judge Rules Utah's Ban on Same-sex Marriage Unconstitutional

by Deseret News | December 20, 2013 | News from Utah

A federal judge struck down Utah's Amendment 3 — which defines traditional marriage as the union of one man...


Dominican Republic Officials Interested in Working with the LDS Church

by | December 19, 2013 | Official Church Info

In a meeting with Sister Carol F. McConkie and Sister Jean A. Stevens, counselors in the Young Women and Pr...


Little-known Historic Solution to the 'Mormon Problem': Mormon Removal & Reserve

by Juvenile Instructor | November 20, 2013 | Everything Else

In every instance where Mormons faced growing animosity from outsiders and tension escalated between Mormon...