Recent in Deseret News


LDS woman recognized as 'Distinguished Nevadan'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Anna Lou Call Peterson, a member of the Monte Cristo Ward, Las Vegas Nevada Sandstone Stake, received the D...


6 Tips for Understanding the Gospel Better

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Studying the gospel is a satisfying experience when we study with faith and stick to appropriate sources an...


LDS Bishop is a FBI agent turned novelist

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Mike McPheters , author of the best selling novels “Lit Fuse,” (Bonneville Books, $17.99) “Agent Bishop” an...


What it Means to Magnify Church Callings

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

I’ve read that Brigham Young — while serving as president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint...

The LDS Church continues its remarkable media heritage

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As a student of media of all kinds, I have long been moved by the fact that the first public effort of Jose...


Mormons become 'real people' for "Book of Mormon" musical cast touring upstate New York

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Mormons became "real people" for the cast of a touring company of the Broadway musical, “The Book of Mormon...


LDS Church Leaders Share Insights into New Temple Opportunities for Youth

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Recently, the Church announced that all priests holding the Aaronic priesthood and a limited-use temple rec...


Defending the Faith: Let's not overcorrect doctrinal differences

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Many years ago, tracting during my first weeks as a missionary in German-speaking Switzerland, my companion...


Michelle Obama visits with LDS officials

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For the second time in less than a year, Mormon church leaders have met with a President Barack Obama famil...


The Inner City Project: a chance to serve from home

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Whether you're finding an apartment for someone newly homeless, explaining to a foreign refugee what a flus...