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NPR: Mormon parents rejected as scout leaders

by NPR | What They're Saying About "Us"

A Presbyterian church was happy to have Jeremy and Jodi Stokes as Cub Scout leaders, at least until officia...

NPR: Mormon Democrats on drawing on faith for politics

by NPR | Opinions & Features

For the first time, a Mormon is leading the GOP ticket. The vast majority of Mormons identify as Republican...


Deseret, one of the 50 states that might have been

by NPR | What They're Saying About "Us"

The Mormon church was born in New York in the 1820s. So how did it end up in Utah? Almost from the beginnin...


NPR: Mormon missionaries balance politics, proselytizing

by NPR | What They're Saying About "Us"

If campaigning for Republican presidential candidates in New Hampshire sounds like hard work, try going doo...


NPR: Both candidates leave God off the campaign trail

by NPR | Mormons We Know

Religion used to be everywhere in the presidential elections. George W. Bush courted conservative believers...

NPR: Utah gay activists protest Mormon Church

by NPR | News from Utah

Gay rights activists staged a silent protest Thursday outside the headquarters of the Mormon church in Salt...

NPR: Glenn Beck--reading between the coded lines

by NPR | What They're Saying About "Us"

When Jon Stewart famously parodied Glenn Beck earlier this year, the Comedy Central host zeroed in on the w...


NPR Praises MTC Language Program

by NPR | News from Utah

On a sunny Wednesday in Provo, Utah, a long line of cars spits out about 300 new arrivals to the Missionary...


NPR: Religious groups tackle pornography

by NPR | What They're Saying About "Us"

This Super Bowl Sunday, church may be as jarring as a quarterback sack for some worshippers who, after sett...


Ann Romney adds faith to husband's campaign

by NPR | Mormons We Know

Politics is not new to the former Ann Davies. Her father was a mayor in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. She was wit...