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February 07, 2023 10:04 AM MST
In February 1970, the Associated Press carried this headline: “White LDS Choir Gets Touch of Color.”
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February 06, 2023 10:45 AM MST
For the 2023 Come, Follow Me study year, there's a brand-new resource for your home-centered gospel learning.
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February 03, 2023 11:00 AM MST
Think of this as a job board for senior missionaries, and a lot of the opportunities listed are of “critical” need.
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February 03, 2023 08:30 AM MST
Prepare your children for their baptism day and help them remember their baptismal covenants.
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February 01, 2023 02:55 PM MST
This week‘s “Come, Follow Me” lesson includes studying Luke 4, where Satan tempts the Savior to jump from the pinnacle of the temple and be saved by angels.
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February 01, 2023 07:00 AM MST
In 1951, Martha Ann and her husband, Abner, were called to serve an extraordinary mission, one that was never again duplicated.
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January 31, 2023 05:30 PM MST
With all the fear and uncertainty in the world today, we've compiled a list of eight products that will help you feel more at ease about your family's emergency preparedness plan.
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January 31, 2023 07:00 AM MST
This beautiful new collection of personal essays comes from Black American Latter-day Saints who, despite societal and cultural struggles, have remained strong in their faith.
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January 30, 2023 07:00 AM MST
Church leaders today are not naive to the exponential growth in the number of individuals around the world struggling with their mental health.
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January 28, 2023 07:00 AM MST
“The parables of Jesus are brief but brilliant and profound literary gems. Though they were given more than two thousand years ago, the lessons taught and the language used still ring in our minds and hearts.”
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January 27, 2023 11:30 AM MST
Elder Kaleoaloha Niko’s presence in the California Arcadia Mission is an incredible inspiration to anyone who meets him.
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January 24, 2023 11:12 AM MST
As I listen to ‘Love Your Lineage,’ it feels as though someone has finally opened a bolted door and welcomed me into a space that I never knew I could inhabit.
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January 24, 2023 07:00 AM MST
Throughout the New Testament, Christ invited all to be lifted heavenward—in vision, heart, and hope. Elder Holland provides two striking examples from the book of John that show how He extends His hand to every one of us.
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January 23, 2023 09:00 AM MST
It’s hard to get kids to be reverent during sacrament meeting. Here are 11 great ways to entertain your kids while teaching them gospel principles at the same time.
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January 19, 2023 09:46 AM MST
“Parables show us how to better get on and then stay on the covenant path that leads to salvation and exaltation.”
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January 18, 2023 02:23 PM MST
Explore this collection of video clips from the hit series, correlated with 2023’s ‘Come, Follow Me’ lessons.
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January 17, 2023 02:28 PM MST
The first keynote speaker for RootsTech 2023 has been announced, and the name is undoubtedly familiar to millennials, American Idol fans, and music-lovers alike.
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January 17, 2023 11:56 AM MST
“This was a special project for us to be a part of,” Leavitt says. “It was a way to honor those people who have lost their lives to mental illness.”
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January 11, 2023 06:00 AM MST
Both the new Come, Follow Me study manual and journal edition feature huge, beautiful art pieces on their covers, and the imagery that accompanies each week’s study material is no less inspiring.
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January 09, 2023 05:23 PM MST
“While this move may not make sense financially or professionally, it is perfectly aligned with our family’s values,” Smith wrote.
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January 06, 2023 03:33 PM MST
Hip-hop star LL Cool J said, “I once heard Gladys sing the ABCs and I thought I was in church.”
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January 05, 2023 12:52 PM MST
The devotional and forum speakers for winter/spring 2023 semester have been announced for BYU, BYU–Idaho, Ensign College, and BYU-Pathway Worldwide.
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January 04, 2023 12:39 PM MST
Many of us hit reset on our study habits and set personal goals at the start of a new year. So why not refresh the way you record your thoughts with a unique new journal?
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January 04, 2023 11:51 AM MST
Learn from Elder Holland’s decades as a teacher and Apostle about the history, context, and teachings of the New Testament.
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December 28, 2022 09:02 AM MST
Let’s take a look back at some of our best (and your favorite) stories from our team over the last 12 months.
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December 27, 2022 09:03 AM MST
Whether you want to listen to something soothing or upbeat, here are our top five staff picks for favorite songs from Latter-day Saint artists in 2022.
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December 26, 2022 06:02 AM MST
Now is the perfect time to stock up on great gifts, decor, and entertainment for next year's holiday season at rock-bottom prices! Here are 15 of our favorite things on sale now as part of Deseret Book's annual Christmas clearance sale!
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December 23, 2022 06:00 AM MST
Joseph Smith was born on December 23, 1805. In honor of his birthday, here are some powerful quotes about him from every modern-day prophet from Brigham Young to Russell M. Nelson.
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December 22, 2022 07:00 AM MST
Have no fear—there's still time to get that special someone a digital gift that will arrive in plenty of time!
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December 21, 2022 12:00 PM MST
Here’s a look back at the top 10 most-downloaded episodes of the "All In" podcast from this year.
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December 20, 2022 12:39 PM MST
"Latter-day Saint writers, including general Church leaders, have not written or spoken of the doctrine of calling and election very often, not because it is a forbidden subject, but rather a sensitive one"
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December 19, 2022 01:00 PM MST
“Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains” was written in 1869 and is included in our current hymnbook. But do you know the remarkable history of the song?
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December 18, 2022 12:33 PM MST
Here are seven of our favorite quotes from some of President Nelson’s formal addresses given over the past year.
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December 15, 2022 01:00 PM MST
The history of these two favorite Christmas hymns can bring added meaning to your celebrations this season.
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December 14, 2022 04:27 PM MST
As we explore ancient Christianity, we can better understand our own beliefs and practices and those of our fellow Christians today.
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December 14, 2022 07:00 AM MST
“I wonder what emotions Joseph might have had as he cleared away the dung and debris. I wonder if he felt the sting of tears as he hurriedly tried to find the cleanest straw and hold the animals back.”
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December 13, 2022 08:00 AM MST
Editor’s note: The following excerpt has been adapted from Voice of the Saints in Mongolia, the first comprehensive history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in that nation.
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December 12, 2022 02:31 PM MST
The Tabernacle Choir’s 2021 Christmas concert will start airing this week. Here's where you can watch it:
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December 12, 2022 10:54 AM MST
Understanding these Hebrew words may bring some unexpected insights into your New Testament study next year.
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December 12, 2022 07:00 AM MST
Would you let your elementary school–age children pick your next family car? President M. Russell Ballard shares a delightful story about the importance of family councils.
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December 09, 2022 01:29 PM MST
Sir David Suchet, one of England’s eminent actors, will join guest artist Lea Salonga for the Choir’s 2022 Christmas concerts.
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December 06, 2022 01:24 PM MST
You may see the participants in the Christmas story in a new way as you read these tender insights.
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December 06, 2022 07:00 AM MST
Starting this Sunday, December 11, the first episode of Season 3 of “The Chosen” will be streaming for free. Here's where you can watch it.
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December 05, 2022 07:00 AM MST
“Despite the fact that Satan’s handiwork is outrageously displayed at every turn, many of his strategies are brilliant for their subtlety.”
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December 03, 2022 11:26 AM MST
Sarah Jane Wright believes childhood should be a more whimsical place—so she creates art for kids that captures the wonder of laughter, friendship, and faith.
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December 02, 2022 01:24 PM MST
The unlikely song pairing, alongside Vocal Point’s gorgeous a capella harmonies and the Shaws’ powerful tones, will get any Scrooge into the Christmas spirit.
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December 01, 2022 05:00 AM MST
Here's some of our favorite Christmas albums from Latter-day Saint artists that you won't get tired of anytime soon!
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November 28, 2022 01:54 PM MST
Through a story of reconciliation, as well as beautiful harmonies and stirring orchestral parts, viewers are reminded of the hope and healing that the Savior brings.
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November 28, 2022 07:00 AM MST
It's Cyber Week on Deseret Book! Enjoy these deals all week.
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November 27, 2022 12:34 PM MST
A recent convert in Spain. A Farsi-speaking sister missionary in California. An accidental but special phone call to bring them together.
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November 21, 2022 08:00 AM MST
After Batchimeg told Soyolmaa that they could serve a mission, they decided to put in their mission papers together around March or April 1995.
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November 19, 2022 08:00 AM MST
If you want more hygge, a good book, a slice of cake, and a warm blanket will get you off to a pretty good start.
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November 18, 2022 11:10 AM MST
The 2022 Light the World campaign is now in full swing. Here’s what the Church has provided in place of a daily service calendar.
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November 18, 2022 10:00 AM MST
Looking for a simple and inexpensive way to let your ministering friends and families know you’re thinking of them this holiday season? Check out some of these great gift ideas.
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November 17, 2022 08:00 AM MST
With Jonah being studied next week as part of Come, Follow Me, we thought we’d share this adorable video that is sure to capture the attention of your family.
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November 14, 2022 08:00 AM MST
As the weather gets colder and Christmas gets closer, settle in with one of these fantastic Christmas books with your family.
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November 14, 2022 07:00 AM MST
Is it true that “if there is an Auschwitz, then there cannot be a God”? Does the Restoration convincingly address the problem of evil?
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November 07, 2022 11:00 AM MST
We all have one family member who is impossible to shop for. Instead of settling for another big box store gift card, take a look at our guide to meaningful gifts for every member of the family.
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November 03, 2022 07:00 AM MDT
Even though Latter-day Saints don’t believe the scriptures are infallible, that doesn’t mean their source isn’t perfect.
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November 02, 2022 01:45 PM MDT
Courses are taught by experts in their fields and range from how to improve your scripture study to overcoming doubts to talking to your kids about tough topics like pornography.
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