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Slain LDS Chinese Student Had Remarkable Conversion Story

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

ChenWei Guo, a Chinese student who was killed in a carjacking last week , brought many to the gospel throug...


$40,000 First Edition Copy of The Book of Mormon on Auction Block

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A first edition copy of the Book of Mormon with an estimated value of more than $40,000 is set to be auctio...


A God of New Beginnings

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

January, the first month of the calendar year, most likely takes its name from the ancient Roman deity Janu...


How a Famous LDS Designer for Marilyn Monroe & Other Hollywood Stars Made Modesty Fashionable

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Fun Mormon Life

Rose Marie Reid's never compromised her beliefs as she rose to renown in the fashion world. Called “the mos...


For the love of family

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

While serving as a stake president, I interviewed a 30-something couple and their two young boys for a firs...


What Ward Councils & 2 Lost College Students Have in Common

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

If you’ve attended a ward council lately, you know that " to the rescue " isn’t just President Thomas S. Mo...


1940 U.S. Census records released Monday

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The day genealogists and family history enthusiasts have been counting down for months is finally here. Clo...


Living long: Religious thinkers ponder the ethical, theological implications of delaying death

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For millennia, religion has helped people cope with mortality, teaching that death is not something to fear...


Romney relishes his LDS faith in media blitz

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Mitt Romney affirmed the centrality of his Mormon beliefs during an interview Tuesday on CNN's Piers Morgan...


Rock star Brandon Flowers defends Mormon faith against famous atheist

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Arts & Entertainment

After performing his 11th concert this month in Europe as a part of the iTunes Download 2012 festival, Kill...