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Couple from LDS Charities serves Syrian refugees in Jordan

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The "Arab Spring” has swept across the Middle East this year, bringing new freedoms to people in a number o...


Wright Words: Uncovering the surprising secrets behind ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

You've been singing the "12 Days of Christmas" for as long as you can remember. You played it as a child on...


BYU sets world record for charity

by The Daily Universe | Opinions & Features

The World’s Largest Cougar Tail event on Nov. 28 was a major success as students, faculty and the public al...


{Lifestyle} Christmas Gifts That Give: Charitable Presents

by Erin Jones | Lifestyle

Kayla the Koala , $6.95 Cause: For children. Get a child this adorable plush...


LDS man helps homeless youths in Ethiopia

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It’s lunchtime at the Yehiwot Reay compound in the Megenagna District of Ethiopia’s sprawling capital city,...


Utah couple’s Mormon mission: Ease Syrian suffering

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Crawling through the desert by night, a Syrian woman — with her husband, brother and seven children — makes...


LDS Charities gives $1 million in humanitarian effort for Syrian refugees

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

With tens of thousands of ill-prepared refugees fleeing war-torn Syria in search of peace and protection ac...


LDS volunteers bring healing and hope to patients on U.S. Naval ship Mercy

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For nearly four months, hundreds of volunteers, including members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-d...


Mormons in America: The 'cosmopolitan and sophisticated' members

by City Journal | What They're Saying About "Us"

Whether or not Mitt Romney makes it to the White House, his candidacy signals that Mormons have arrived in ...


The Mormon ethic of community

by Newsroom | Opinions & Features

A characteristic commonly attributed to Latter-day Saints is that they take care of their own. Though gener...