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Theaters Showing 'Meet the Mormons'

by Deseret News | From the Church News from Utah

"Meet the Mormons," a feature-length documentary produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint...


Mid-Atlantic Mormons organize unprecedented 'Day to Serve'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

What a day. An inspiring, monumental "Day to Serve," that is. That was the sentiment of members of The Chur...

Quake hits home for former Mormon missionaries to Haiti

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

They once walked the streets that now hold broken buildings and bodies. People they loved are bleeding and ...


Mormon Teen Fights Inoperable Brain Tumor with Faith

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When confronted with a rare tumor, Tyler Hallsey said he would do “whatever it takes” to fight the disease....


Pope Francis's Recent Letter to Bishops Echoes LDS Church Environmental Statements

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

LDS Church leaders have made strong statements of their own about the environment over the past two years, ...

Returned missionary treasures life after violent attack

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was time for dinner, and Elder Josh Heidbrink and his Mormon missionary companion, Elder Morgan Young, w...


Young women walk 22 miles from temple to temple

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For a Young Women activity on July 27, we had the opportunity to watch the movie "Only a Stonecutter" and t...


'Ten Commandments' Director Cecil B. DeMille's Friendship with David O. McKay

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

When “Exodus: Gods and Kings” premieres in theaters Friday, Dec. 12, there will be inevitable comparisons b...

Learning to ride without training wheels

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

There are probably a select few children out there who learned to ride a bike without any trauma. Sprinkled...

Mormon Studies may join University of Utah curriculum

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When Philip Barlow left Utah to study religion formally in Boston he had no intention of studying anything ...