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Inspired question, 'Book of Mormon' musical leads to former California mayor's conversion

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For 35 years, Richard Marcus couldn’t remember going to bed without a drink. Night after night, the Califor...

The only reason that will sustain us

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

"I want to go on a mission," I enthusiastically announced to my bishop, who happened to be my father. "Why?...

14 videos of high school graduates opening LDS mission calls

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced the age change fo...

No substitute for good communication in combating Internet smut

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It takes more than just good computer filters and family rules to stop pornography addictions from forming....


Bangerter becomes first LDS woman elected to Montana's House of Representatives

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Motivated by her parents’ oft-quoted mantra to become independent, contributing members of society, 36-year...

Money can't buy a stable marriage, BYU study says

by Deseret News | Everything Else

You can buy cars and houses, boats and vacations, jewelry and jets. But you can't buy a really good marriag...

Blog gives tips for help autistic children in Primary

by Deseret News | Lesson Helps

“My name is Annie Campbell and six years ago my son was diagnosed with autism.” This admission, upfront in ...

Media covers interfaith efforts and temples

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

Interfaith efforts: A Washington Times reporter recently compiled a fascinating three-part series about the...


Son reflects on life of his mother, Liz Lemon Swindle

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from the book "Life Lessons from Mothers of Faith," published by...


New DVD chronicles 'The Making of Jimmer'

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

As a rookie who recently completed his first full month of professional basketball, Jimmer Fredette has som...