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Mormon leadership bids farewell to peacemaking progressive

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Marlin Jensen was 46, with a 2-week-old baby girl, seven older children, an 800-acre farm in Huntsville and...

LDS need tutorial in Democratic ideals

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

I read with dismay The Tribune’s front-page story of Dec. 14 on a survey reporting the overwhelming prefere...

LDS apostle blogs — along with other Mormons — about faith’s future

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

As in the past, the LDS Church does not plan to join in ecumenical dialogue but will continue to work with ...

Undocumented immigrants on missions

by Salt Lake Tribune | What They're Saying About "Us"

Cecelia Carmona has sent six children and a grandson to parts of the United States on two-year LDS missions...


New ABC Series to Feature Mormon Character Wearing Only Temple Garments

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

There's a Mormon character in one of ABC's new fall series. And viewers will learn this when they see him w...


LDS artist's 'Mormon Heroin' (sugar) works come to Utah

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah Arts & Entertainment

To artist Kent Christensen, sugar in all its many forms is "Mormon heroin." It’s also the basis for his art...


Elder Holland Speaks Out Against Female Mutilation & Sexual Violence Against Women

by Salt Lake Tribune | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"[V]iolence toward women is not limited to times of war. Instances of female genital mutilation, removal of...


Mormons increasingly drawn to Holy Week rituals

by Salt Lake Tribune | What We Believe

It’s the middle of Lent and even the sound of a pop can opening reminds Alisa Bolander what she gave up — C...


President Uchtdorf to Honor German POWs on Sunday

by Salt Lake Tribune | Mormons We Know

Nine German prisoners of war were being held at a camp in Salina in July 1945, two months after Germany had...


Building faith: The material culture of Mormonism

by Salt Lake Tribune | Arts & Entertainment

A photograph of the Salt Lake LDS Temple hangs alone on the white concrete wall of a South African shanty-t...