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Christmas Near Bethlehem: A Holy Night in a Holy City

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Each Christmas Eve there is a big celebration at Manger Square in Bethlehem. Religious pilgrims come from f...


Baseball star turns down MLB for LDS mission

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Cale Iorg was where every high school baseball player wants to be. In the spring of 2004, Iorg had scholars...

Modesty, faith often cut from the same cloth

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Modesty — so often interchangeable for "frumpy" in an ultra-modern age — is still a widely held conviction ...


All 24 million words of LDS general conference

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Talk about a body of work about talks. Mark Davies' "Corpus of LDS General Conference Talks" — found at cor...


An Olympian Missionary: Kate Hansen

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Olympian Kate Hansen was sitting in the lobby of a Russian hotel when the man approached. In his mid-20s, T...


'Johnny Lingo' now available as a free download for iPhones

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

NOTE: This article updates the Deseret News story "iPhone apps redefine religious worship" published Nov. 3...


President Hinckley's Daughter Encourages Gay Mormons to Find Unity and Support in the Church

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

While some of the stories shared within this article may offer hope to some, it's important to note that ev...


Thousands of Helping Hands volunteers participate in weekend of service

by Deseret News | Everything Else

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Stephanie Nielson Launches New Charity: Beauty Rises

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

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How single adults can be happy again

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Being single after 25 years of married life and raising nine children was not on my list of things to do. A...