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Venezuelan Judge Orders Returned Missionary to Be Tried on Weapons Charges, Recording of Josh Holt Begging for Medical Help Released

by Deseret News | December 13, 2017 | Mormon Life

Returned missionary Josh Holt has been barred from the hospital despite increasing medical concerns.  ...


"Washington Post": Venezuelan Tycoon Funds Jailed Mormon's Defense

by Washington Post | November 15, 2017 | Mormon Life

Here is the latest news on Joshua Holt, an LDS returned missionary who has spent 16 months imprisoned ...


Slain LDS Chinese Student Remembered as Selfless, Outgoing (+ a Touching Story from a Month Before He Passed Away)

by Deseret News | November 1, 2017 | Mormon Life

"We wouldn't be us if it wasn't for him," Brian Gomez said of ChenWei Guo. "Lots of people love h...


Elder Christofferson Applauds Journalists as "Ambassadors of Freedom"

by Deseret News | October 30, 2017 | Mormon Life

"We honor your efforts to give voice to the voiceless, to shine light on the difficulties of our world and ...


Mormon Killed in August Terrorist Attack on First Wedding Anniversary

by LDS Church News | Mormon Life

What a sweet testimony from this father: “As the father of Jared, I can identify with some of the fath...


Body of Fallen LDS Soldier to Return Home on His Birthday

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“Our loss is painful and agonizing, but it will be even worse for the nation if we don’t stand up and take ...


Seven Mormons Killed in Sierra Leone Mudslide

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What tragic news. Please join us in praying for the families of those who have lost so much. Seven Latter-d...


LDS Soldier and Hero Killed in Afghanistan

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

Latter-day Saint and Special Forces soldier Aaron Butler was killed in action in Afghanistan on August 16, ...


Paramount Chief of District in Ghana Asks to Meet with Church Leaders

by Mormon Newsroom | Mormon Life

It's always encouraging to see how the Church is being recognized throughout the world. The Paramount Chief...


After Death of Student in N. Korea, LDS Family Who Believe Son Was Abducted by N. Korea Hold onto Hope

by CBC | Mormon Life

Groups in Japan and South Korea say they've gotten reports from inside North Korea that David Sneddon ...