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Car stolen while Provo driver collects LDS fast offerings

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A Provo man learned the hard way that keys should never be left in a car — even when stopping at homes for ...


Being Mormon in a Mormon moment

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Richard L. Bushman put the big headphones on his head for an interview with NPR in New York City. His biogr...


LDS Church responds to Prop 8 ruling

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Shortly after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued its ruling that California's Proposition 8 banni...

Provo post office to be named for former BYU Pres. Rex E. Lee

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The Senate has given final approval to renaming a Provo post office in honor of Rex E. Lee, the late U.S. s...


Elder Oaks speaks on freedom of religion, Prop. 8

by Deseret News | What We Believe

The free exercise of religion — as protected by the United States Constitution — is under attack, an LDS le...


It will be business as usual for general conference in 'the Mormon Moment'

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Michael Otterson, director of public affairs for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, says that...


At BYU, Pres. Thomas Monson relates how Harvard's Clayton Christensen got Book of Mormon testimony

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson pinned a large portion of his devotional address at BYU on Tuesday on...


Welfare program impacts Mormons in different ways

by Deseret News | What We Believe

The introduction of the LDS Church's formal welfare program 75 years ago — on April 6, 1936 — provided a fo...


Mitt Romney Documentary a Great 'Family Drama'

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When Greg Whiteley began filming Mitt Romney's six-year quest for the presidency, the documentary filmmaker...


Elder Oaks dedicates sculpture garden or more importantly, we learn how he got his name

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

In 1918 Cyrus E. Dallin created "The Spirit of Life," a bronze sculpture that is now a focal point in the S...