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Orson Scott Card on ugly Utah architecture, the economy, and the beauty of the earth

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There's a strange parallax that comes when you've lived away from Utah for a while, and then return. On the...

Gerald Lund tells the little known history of the Hole-In-the-Rock pioneers

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It is surprising how many people in Utah know very little about one of the great stories from Utah history ...

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Dealing with LDS cabin fever

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The past couple of weeks, a play by Melissa Leilani Larson -- a Mormon writer with a musical name -- has be...

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Walter Cronkite's weekend with Church leaders, Mormon Tabernacle Choir

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t might sound trite and silly these days, but Walter Cronkite was a rock for Americans in his day. It would...

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On Pioneer Day it's worth noting: We're all pioneers

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July 24 is a Latter-day Saint holiday! It commemorates our Mormon pioneer heritage. There are many known an...

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George Q. Cannon and the start of the Gospel in Hawaii

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The 10 Mormon missionaries who opened up the "Sandwich Islands" included George Quayle Cannon, a former edi...

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A summer reading list for the thoughtful Mormon reader

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I've always remembered a well-intentioned Sunday school teacher telling us about the day she triumphed over...

The case for regular date nights

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What's your excuse? Seriously. There must a reason you and your sweetie haven't been on a date in a while. ...

Time to go back for stragglers

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Epic stories are forever fresh. They hold up no matter how often we tell them. And with each telling, they ...

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The building of temples still provides opportunities to serve

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They only had four weeks. The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple was changed ...