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Can You Recognize All 16 Utah Temples? (Picture Quiz)

by Deseret News | Fun

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has 144 temples operating around the world, according to th...


The great families of the scriptures had problems too

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The families in our little Spanish-language branch in Brigham City have Problems (and I type that with a ca...


Children in England Have Unique Privilege to Meet an Apostle

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

The Mormon Newsroom recently reported that Elder D. Todd Christofferson attended a meeting for members of T...


Blogging Bishops: 2 Mormon Men Talk About Sharing the Gospel Online

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When LDS Bishop Dirk Strobel brings up the topic of blogging, he generally sees one of two reactions. "Some...

Author asks: Did Joseph Smith truly see God and two angels, or did he have a partial seizure?

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

"Did Joseph Smith truly see God and two angels, or did he have a partial seizure?" Barbara Bradley Hagerty ...


LDS baseball player now major league pitcher

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

On a rainy night in a dingy hotel parking lot in Maryland, a minor league baseball player made a call that ...


Mission President Kidnapped & Robbed in Argentina Now Safe

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A Mormon mission president is safe after armed assailants held, robbed and released him last week in Argent...

Hidden symbols overlooked in Sistine Chapel -- BYU lecture

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

BYU law professor John W. Welch astonished the scholars at the International Meeting of the Society of Bibl...


Stats and Facts: Family History Expanding

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Over the past 80 years or so, some 5 billion genealogical records have been captured by teams from the chur...

Mormon on 'The Biggest Loser' meets baby son

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Utahn Hap Holmstead got to hold his baby son for the first time when his Blue Team won a challenge on NBC’s...