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Orson Scott Card: A place for Mormon introverts

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

There are introverts and extroverts in this world, and when they happen to marry each other, it can lead to...


NBA Hall-of-Famer Karl Malone meets Mormon missionaries

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The Hall of Famer, two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, Olympian and Utah's favorite "Mailman" Karl Malone wa...

Religious support bolsters those in prison

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Brent Scharman felt no fear as he spoke with the death row prisoner. The condemned inmate was in hand and a...


What's the Big Deal About Home Teaching?

by Deseret News | Mormon Life Lesson Helps

The Gospel Doctrine lesson was titled “The Lord Be Between Me and Thee for Ever.” It was a lesson about the...

Nationals take Mormon slugger with No. 1 pick

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The Washington Nationals got their ace a year ago. Now, they think they've found their slugger. The Nationa...

BYU Education Week: Nephi, Mary and sacred tree symbols

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Nephi's familiarity with an ancient Israelite goddess helped him to understand his vision of the tree of li...


Jewish columnist calls LDS proxy baptism 'eccentric, not offensive'

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

Calling proxy baptism in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints "eccentric, not offensive," Boston...

Open dialogue with nonmembers is a step in the right direction

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I had the pleasure of being a part of wonderful missionary opportunity. Three of the stakes in my area host...


Bearing My Testimony to the Cast of the 'Book of Mormon' Musical

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

“If they only knew what the Book of Mormon is really about.” I remember the thought running through my mind...

No 'mind-blowing' testimonies needed

by Deseret News | What We Believe

While watching NBC's Thursday night sitcom lineup last week, I almost missed a rare nugget of wisdom spoken...