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Joseph Smith becoming 'the seer stone'

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Richard Neitzel Holzapfel was amazed at how often Joseph Smith was identified as "the Seer" in John Whitmer...

'Music and the Spoken Word' a candidate for National Radio Hall of Fame

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

"Music and the Spoken Word," the world's longest-running continuous network broadcast, as well as the longe...


Missionary finds strength in conference as the world back home seems to crumble

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

While Alberta, Canada, may not seem very distant or international to those in the United States, for a youn...


Odds and Ends: A flash mob, pioneer treks and Helping Hands

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

Local congregations and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have made many appearanc...


LDS family forgives following death of 2 daughters due to pesticide (+video)

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Three years ago, Nathan and Brenda Toone of Layton, Utah, suffered a devastating loss when two of their dau...


How a Ward in Utah Helped Convert a Woman in Scotland

by Deseret News | News from Utah Mormon Life

It’s been about three months since Rachel Garden joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, an...


On Pioneer Day it's worth noting: We're all pioneers

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

July 24 is a Latter-day Saint holiday! It commemorates our Mormon pioneer heritage. There are many known an...


In the eye of the storm, Mormons meet needs of membership

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I thought I was reliving a scene from The Wizard of Oz for a brief moment this afternoon as I saw a large p...

LDS NFL football player writes book based on personal experiences

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When Chad Lewis returned home from a Mormon mission to Taiwan in 1992, his mother suggested he write a book...


Opinion: Inexcusable behavior in the immigration debate

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When news broke earlier this week that a group of vigilantes in Utah had assembled a list of 1,300 supposed...