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Gender gap widening among Utah Mormons, but why?

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

A new survey shows Mormon women outnumber men in the LDS Church — and the gap appears to be widening, espec...


How This "Downton Abbey" Star Became the Narrator for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Christmas Concert

by Salt Lake Tribune | Mormon Life

For this year's Christmas concert, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will welcome Downton Abbey star Hugh Bo...


Black Mormons face historic presidential choice

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Twenty years ago, who would have predicted the 2012 U.S. presidential race would pit a black incumbent agai...


Humor: Helping returning Mormon missionaries go forth

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Upon completing my LDS Church mission to Uruguay in 1975, I sat down with the mission president for an exit...

Lincoln's evolution from foe to friend of Mormons

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

Mormons were not especially pleased when Abraham Lincoln won the U.S. presidency some 151 years ago. A few ...


Salt Lake City Cemetery: Where Mormon history lives

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

It’s a good dating stop for Mormon couples, a fun setting for LDS family home evenings and a classroom for ...


Researcher says Brigham, not Joseph, put Mormonism on path to success

by Salt Lake Tribune | What They're Saying About "Us"

Mormonism owes its continual rise much more to Brigham Young, the man who led the incipient movement across...


Saluting Jane Manning James with a Nearly All Black Cast in BYU Play

by Salt Lake Tribune | Arts & Entertainment

During the final week of Black History Month, Brigham Young University is presenting a play about a black M...


Africa, Caribbean lead way in LDS growth

by Salt Lake Tribune | What They're Saying About "Us"

The LDS Church is growing fastest in Africa and the Caribbean, while the United States, Brazil and Mexico c...


Photos: Muppets Join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Holiday Concert

by Salt Lake Tribune | Fun

"Sesame Street" came to Salt Lake City’s North Temple Street this week as nine Muppets joined the Mormon Ta...