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LDS Church members, missionaries brace for next round of Oklahoma tornado cleanup

by Deseret News | What We Believe Everything Else

LDS Church members and missionaries in Oklahoma are joining forces with members of other faith groups and c...


Cougar Converts: Corby Eason's LDS conversion at BYU

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

It was a difficult and often dangerous life for a child growing up in Columbus, Ga. Drug dealers, burglarie...


How to Share Oral History between Generations

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Sharing oral history between generations is an important way to capture stories that otherwise would be los...


Movies that honor the message of Christmas

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Somewhere in all the mayhem of shopping, wrapping, decorating, baking and gathering, the true Christmas spi...


LDS Winner of 'Cupcake Wars' Closes Bakery to Spend More Time with Family

by Deseret News | News from Utah

In the past four years, Janell Brown has appeared on national TV, been featured in a New York Times article...

Inspiring story of Mormon missionary Gates Hunsaker

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Family History in Newspapers

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Newspapers and periodicals are often overlooked resources that can provide extensive value in genealogy res...


Technology: A modern double-edged sword

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In the sealed portion of the Book of Mormon, Nephi delivers a powerful sermon on the relative merits of tel...

Ryon Bingham's Cornhusker conversion

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The man with massive arms and tree-trunk legs was finishing his second helping of barbecue ribs when his wi...

Modern-day Ruth

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The story of Ruth in the Old Testament is definitely a favorite. We can't read her story without asking our...