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Answering the Mormon plastic surgery question

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column in which I wondered whether plastic surgery was a practice compatib...


4 Ways All Latter-day Saints Should 'Seek Wisdom Out of the Best Books'

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The most stirring manifesto on the importance of education in Latter-day Saint scripture is found in the Do...


LDS Woman Finds Half-sister Through Family History After 60 Years

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Carol B. Moss was ready to know the truth. More than 60 years ago, Moss was placed for adoption. She was ra...

Colombian convert recalls her conversion

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Tatea Munoz Woffinden knows what it's like to be persecuted for her beliefs. At the age of 15, she was kick...


Mormon health code puts Salt Lake City in top 25 happiest and healthiest cities in US

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

Prevention magazine recently released the top 25 happiest and healthiest cities in the United States, based...

'Defenders of Faith' shares how war affected Book of Mormon prophets, modern soldiers

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

When the Book of Mormon prophet Nephi gathered his faithful followers and left the main group of Lehi’s fam...

LDS World: Religious liberty and practicing relgious toleration

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Since early January we have hosted two students from Saudi Arabia in our home. Badr was the first student t...


Train Conductor Makes Special Delivery to 12-Year-Old LDS Autistic Boy

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A simple act of kindness is something a 12-year-old boy with an autism spectrum disorder is going to rememb...

'Fablehaven' cover is released

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

"Fablehaven: Keys to the Demon Prison," the fifth and last volume in the popular series, will not be releas...


Researching Family History: Great-great grandpa's shiny boots he wore across the plains and mountains to Utah

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Wearing his red military uniform jacket, black trousers and the large black fur hat that the Danish queen's...