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Mormons in the 2012 Olympics, day 4

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The Brazilian women's soccer team, including Mormon midfielder Bruna Beatriz Benites Soares, has advanced t...


These Airports Want to Help You Draw Closer to God

by Deseret News

Many of the busiest airports in the country have something in common beyond flight delays and lost baggage,...


LDS Mother from Taiwan Receives Incredible Support, Love from Japanese Members After Losing Her Husband

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"Our members have learned from this experience that the church is true wherever it is in the world," Chen w...


"We're Not Pulling Back" from Helping Refugees, LDS Leader Says as First Presidency Increases Budget

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Over the past year, Church members have banded together under a common cause: to aid refugees as the refuge...


Church Opposes Medical Marijuana Bill in Utah

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Though they have expressed concern about Senate Bill 73, the Church has not raised objections to another pr...


How Mormons Have Surprised Lutherans Running a Refugee Resettlement Agency

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"Seeing how the LDS [humanitarian] model is designed and delivers consistently is exciting," said Staci Coo...


LDS Man Unexpectedly Finds Biological Family with the Help of Ancestry DNA

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

After years of searching, Matt Heninger had given up on finding his biological family. But then, with the h...


2 Vital Resources to Help You Deal With Criticisms Against the Church

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: One of these resources we've heard all of our lives, but the other might be a surprise to you...


Columnist misrepresents LDS Church doctrine and policy

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

New York Post columnist Maureen Callahan recently tried to explain to her readers the ecclesiastical implic...


The Magic Secret of Gratitude

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

There is a secret key to happiness — even to joy — that is available to all but used by few. It is one of t...