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LDS volunteers serve on U.S. Navy hospital ship

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I could write about all of them, but space allows me to tell you about just two of the 80 LDS volunteers wh...

How gold were the golden plates?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

"For we have seen and hefted, and know of a surety that the said Smith has got the plates." (From "The Test...


Where I Turned for Peace When Others Judged My Sister's Suicide

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

It was eight years ago. I was a 24-year-old mother of two, and I was expecting my third child in a few shor...


Conference has changed since 1911, but the message hasn't

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

he world was different a century year ago. Automobiles and motion pictures were relatively new inventions. ...

Mormon builders have challenge of two 'extreme makeovers'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Sean Murphy, president of G&M Contracting in Arlington, Va., had a challenge. His company, which had been a...


'Time to shatter Mormon myths' column spreads across the country

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

Over the weekend, newspapers in places such as Chicago, Indiana and Maine published "Time to shatter Mormon...


LDS Oregon teen finalist for high school Heisman award

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Mention the Heisman Trophy in any group of people and almost all of them will know it is a prestigious annu...

The first Mormon movie

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

It would be ever-so-easy to make fun of the first Mormon movie made by Mormons. Even the title,"Corianton: ...

Broadway performer brings message of hope to Time Out for Women

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

One of Dallyn Vail Bayles's recent roles doesn't require an elaborate costume or makeup to transform him to...

Orson Scott Card: Managing a class of 'problems'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was 1980, and my wife and I moved to Orem, Utah. With one child, another on the way, and our first mortg...