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11 Things You Should Know About the Older Mormon YSA Crowd

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Being a 29-year-old single member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints these days is interest...

The temple of the heart

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Last Sunday, thousands of Latter-day Saints went to chapels to watch the dedication of the Oquirrh Mountain...


African boy selling bananas to pay for mission

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Like many young LDS men, Sedrick Tshiambine is going on a mission. He has a testimony of the restored gospe...


Courage and valor: A bizarre order for a WWII Navy doctor in the Pacific

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was Feb. 24, 1945, at the site of some of the bloodiest battles fought in all of World War II. Iwo Jima,...

LDS hospital branches are full of joy

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Like wild flowers, some sweet things in life happen beyond our view. That's how I feel about the little LDS...

Orson Scott Card: Managing people at church

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Many people have a misconception about management. We get the idea that it's about assignments and accounti...

Info melts bias, Reid's high-stakes game

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

Most Mormons have long suspected what three political science professors have confirmed: Increased knowledg...

Alex Boye: Being the Change -- Inside Mormon Music

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

At the end of 2008, Alex Boye felt prompted to record a hymns album. He kept ignoring the idea, but his con...

Orson Scott Card: Gospel has no place for 'mysteries'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Last week, talking about the Creation, I quoted from the First Presidency message that in 1931 counseled th...

My Hero

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Liz Howell is one of my heroes. Nearly nine years ago on 9/11, most of us were focused on the World Trade C...