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'Ten Commandments' Director Cecil B. DeMille's Friendship with David O. McKay

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

When “Exodus: Gods and Kings” premieres in theaters Friday, Dec. 12, there will be inevitable comparisons b...


LDS Week in Review: 5 Must-Read Stories (Nov 29 - Dec 5)

by LDS Living Staff | News from Utah

What Prophets Have Said About Santa Claus Artwork by Greg Olsen and featured in   Stars Were Gleaming ...


Robert McKay, businessman, son of Mormon prophet, dies at 92

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

From a tiny shop on Main Street in downtown Salt Lake City, Bob McKay was always ready with a big smile, de...


BYU–Hawaii commemorates 92 years since historic flag raising and prophecy of school

by News.lds.org | Everything Else

One of the most prominent displays on BYU–Hawaii’s Laie campus is the large tile mosaic showcasing an Ameri...


Backstories of LDS Church history in Africa

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In 1970, President Harold B. Lee of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints asked Darius Gray to re...


Elder Cook charges young single adults to build the kingdom

by News.lds.org | What We Believe

While serving his mission to Scotland in the late 1890s, then Elder David O. McKay (who served as Church Pr...

Deep Beauty

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | What We Believe


Learn, lead, build — BYU-Hawaii's influence felt across the globe

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

Standing in a Sugarcane field in Laie, Hawaii, on Feb. 12, 1955, President David O. McKay founded the Churc...


John F. Kennedy — LDS man remembers a friend

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Sen. John F. Kennedy was staying in the Hotel Utah in 1960 and running for president when he signed a copy ...