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Selfish living endangers marriages

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Littering, sleeping in church, sloppy behavior and pornography all contribute to the demise of marriages bo...

How to be a friend to new converts

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

President Gordon B. Hinckley once said that every new member needs a friend, a calling and nurturing with t...


New Study: Mormon Pioneers Were Safer on Trek than Previously Thought, Especially Infants

by Deseret News | News from Utah

From 1847 to 1868, Mormon pioneer babies traveling across the Plains were safer — yes, more likely to live ...


Watching Katie Couric's interview with Jabari Parker at New York Mormon meetinghouse

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

A month before my story on Jabari Parker appeared in Sports Illustrated, I obtained permission from my edit...

Take heart, Mom: Kids do grow up

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Before I had children, I used to wonder why general authorities would always speak with concern and underst...

Video: Mormon young man faces loss of three family members with faith

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In a recent video filmed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 19-year-old Caleb Ceran shares...

Orson Scott Card on selecting missionaries for referrals

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the most important things that full-time missionaries do is build relationships with LDS church memb...


Exemplifying Emma: Inexperienced actress experiences life of Prophet's wife

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

A Mormon apostle walked up to Katherine Nelson after a movie screening and told her, "You are marked." Nels...


How Small Evidences of Book of Mormon Add Up

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I’m often confronted with the demand that I prove the Book of Mormon true. Surely, if I possessed real evid...

Quarterback was catalyst for fan's conversion

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Jason Sheridan's conversion began something like this: With the 40th pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, the Miami ...