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Recognizing the Privilege of Living the Gospel

by Deseret News | What We Believe

I don't think I will ever hear the word "privileges" again without thinking of the story by President Diete...


Big cash discovery leads to a lesson in honesty for LDS family

by Deseret News | Everything Else

He hit the mother lode, but not once did Josh Ferrin even think of laying claim on the more than $45,000 ca...

Logan heroics restores faith in humanity

by Deseret News | Everything Else

So much for the bystander effect. A dozen or more people near a street in Logan have pretty much turned alm...


Tad R. Callister CES Devotional

by Deseret News | What We Believe

The Church Educational System devotional originated from the Marriott Center on the campus of Brigham Young...


'Why I'm a Mormon': Alex BoyÉ

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Editor's note: This is an excerpt from "Why I'm a Mormon" edited by Joseph A. Cannon, which includes the he...


President Uchtdorf to Fellow Refugees: "The Gospel Is Home"

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"Always remember that wherever we are, the gospel is home. It doesn't matter where we are, the gospel is ho...


Former Ute & NFL Player Never Looked Back After Joining the Church

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

MR says: As a professional football player, Claron Bailey embraced the Church. But his conversion wasn...


12 Uplifting Facebook Posts from Apostles and Church Leaders

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

In an  August 2014 talk , Elder David A. Bednar, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, counse...


From Buddhist to Bishop: One Convert's Amazing Story

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What converts find most compelling about a new religion, some say, is not the doctrine but the lives of tho...


Joshua Weed: Why I love the LDS Church's new website

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The day before my wife Lolly and I posted our now-notorious blog post about being married even though I'm h...