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Nationally Recognized Latter-day Saint Mother Whose Son Was Held in a Venezuela Prison Dies

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After becoming nationally recognized as a stalwart "Mama Bear" on behalf of her son Josh Holt, who spent tw...


LDS Church being sued by gallery owner over Teichert painting

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A Minerva Teichert painting known as "The Law on the Plates of Brass" is at the heart of a legal dispute pi...


This Is Why I'm Single & Embracing It: An LDS Perspective

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Singlehood in Mormon culture can be a, well,  singular experience. As a young adult approaching her mi...


LDS pageants in N.Y., Nauvoo making headlines

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints puts on several annual pageants around the country. The Hil...


Mormon Teen, Aspiring Olympic Gymnast Earns Silvers at National Championship

by Deseret News | News from Utah

High school senior Mykayla Skinner made a back-to-school list this year: backpack, notebooks, gold medal. T...


Finding Jesus in the nativity

by Deseret News | Everything Else

In the first few years of our marriage we did not own a nativity set. So one year, I worked a small job for...


Elder Hallstrom: 'Each person has ability to progress'

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Each person has the ability to progress and make meaningful changes in his or her life, Elder Donald L. Hal...


David Archuleta Blogs About Life in the Spotlight as an Introvert

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

David Archuleta’s vocal talent thrust him into the spotlight when he finished second on the seventh season ...


Letters from Uganda: Offering kindess and medical aid

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My husband, Larry, and I walked with Steven Ssenyonjo, director of the Child2Youth Foundation, among the ba...


Mormon Tabernacle Choir posts Sandy Hook tribute video

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's YouTube channel recently posted the entire half hour Sandy Hook tribute that ...