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Mormon Church apologizes for Jewish baptisms for the dead

by Deseret News | Official Church Info Opinions & Features

The LDS Church has suspended access to its genealogy database for a church member who last month had a post...


'The Little Lord Jesus, No Crying He Makes'--Not Quite

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The first verse of the popular late-19th-century Christmas carol “Away in a Manger” (often mistakenly attri...


Religion Professors Address "Why People Are Staying" in the LDS Church

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Open your eyes,” BYU professor Brad Wilcox testified, "and you will see Christ shaping you, changing you, ...


Books Share Insights to President Monson, President Eyring

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

This fall, new books share the teachings of LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson and President Boyd K. Pac...

Blessings come from getting up early

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: With the upcoming 100-year celebration of the LDS Church's seminary program, Mormon Times is...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Mission Presidents to Philippines, Sweden, and More

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

From the Philippines to Sweden and Argentina to the Republic of Congo, eight new mission presidents ha...


First Presidency Calls 8 New Temple Presidents for Salt Lake, Samoa, Idaho, and More

by Deseret News | From the Church Mormon Life

Eight new temple presidents and eight new temple matrons have been called to serve in temples around the wo...


Bloggernacle Back Bench: Countdowns to Christmas

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I love all the countdowns to Christmas I see pop up in the blogs at the beginning of December, and since it...


Former MVP and Mission President Dale Murphy Reminisces with Fans

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

SALT LAKE CITY — Before Tuesday's Salt Lake Bees game, two-time NL MVP and seven time All-Star Dale Murphy ...

Clayton M. Christensen is 'The Survivor,' Forbes says

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Clayton M. Christensen may like to think of himself as "just a guy from Rose Park". But this week, that guy...