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by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Defending the Faith: C.S. Lewis still has much to offer us

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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by Deseret News | Makes You Think

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California LDS teen wins Holocaust poetry contest

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Natalie Larson, a 13-year-old member of the LDS Church from Orange County, Calif., recently won a national ...


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by Deseret News | Videos

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by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

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BYU professor is named one of '100 Top Global Thinkers'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

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by Deseret News | Mormon Life

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Mormon Media Observer: It always comes back to Joseph Smith

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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