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BYU Devotional: Heartfelt prayer

by The Daily Universe | What We Believe

Elder Bruce D. Porter, a member of the Quorum of the Seventy, spoke to BYU students and faculty about the i...


LDS Church is nonpartisan, but top Mormon leaders tilt to GOP

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

The LDS Church has taken great pains to stress its political neutrality, particularly after Republican Mitt...


Elder Jensen honored for church history work

by | Everything Else

Elder Marlin K. Jensen was “content, downright happy” to be working on his Huntsville, Utah, ranch and prac...


Obituary: Elder Gardner Russell: A life spent building the Church

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Elder Gardner H. Russell, who served in the First and Second Quorums of the Seventy from 1986 to 1991, pass...


Thankful Thoughts from General Authority

by Mormon Soprano | Best of LDS Blogs

It’s Thanksgiving Week in the United States! In the spirit of the season of gratitude, I’d like to share a ...


Relief Society: Newly called general board

by LDS Church News | Official Church Info

Melinda Evva Barlow, 35, Lehi Utah Traverse Mountain Stake; born in Los Angeles, Calif., to David McKay Bar...


Changes to South America South Area Presidency to come

by | Official Church Info

This month, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced changes to th...


YM general president answers questions about new missionary policy

by LDS Church News | What We Believe

On Oct. 6, President Thomas S. Monson announced in general conference that young men throughout the Church ...

Larry Echo Hawk and Lamanite Identities

by Juvenile Instructor | Best of LDS Blogs

When Larry Echo Hawk was sustained as a Seventy earlier this month, he became just the second self-identify...


Mormon leadership bids farewell to peacemaking progressive

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Marlin Jensen was 46, with a 2-week-old baby girl, seven older children, an 800-acre farm in Huntsville and...