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Powerful Insights into Prayer from the Prophets & Apostles

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

In celebration of National Prayer Day, here is a collection of powerful thoughts and principles shared by o...


Ten Commandments come down in Oklahoma school district

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For the second time in as many months, a local school district has ordered the removal of Ten Commandments ...


Today in the Bloggernacle: Conference countdown, ideas and activities

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Wonderful works: If you are in Salt Lake City this weekend for the general conference of The Church of Jesu...

Mormon Media Observer: AP story about measles vaccinations shows media do report good news

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the most common complaints about the news media seems always to be that the news is too negative. Wh...


Letters make for a sincere, lasting wedding gift

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Some might call my obsession with handwritten letters unhealthy. I prefer words like dedicated, single-mind...


Mormon, Muslim, and Sikh Student Groups Kicked Off Iowa Campus Amid Legal Battles

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"Because we love our school, we hope it reconsiders and lets religious groups continue to authentically ref...


Southeastern Idaho teems with early Mormon and emigrant history

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For centuries, the region where the Bear River wriggles north from the Uinta Mountains then turns south tow...


Joseph Smith Papers' 'Histories' Vol. 2 released

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Within the pages of the latest Joseph Smith Papers Project volume, one finds the perspective of four men as...


Scottish Mormon in Parliament Talks Theresa May and Europe's Future

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

LONDON — While the American Steve Kerr made headlines coaching the Golden State Warriors to another NBA tit...


LDS Woman Will Be First Female West Point Cadet to Serve a Mission

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: What an exciting and historic first for this West Point cadet and future missionary. We wish ...