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LDS Church Issues Statement About Children Separated from Their Families on U.S.-Mexico Border

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Mormon Life

The Church issued the following statement Monday about the separation of children from their parents along ...


LDS Teen Wins $10,000 for Film on Immigration

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

"These are people who I've grown up with and spend a lot of time with that came from different circumstance...


CNN Shares When the U.S. Tried to Ban Mormons

by CNN | Makes You Think Mormon Life

CNN recently featured the LDS Church's efforts to help refugees around the world while sharing an interesti...


Elder Holland Addresses the Horrors of Religious Persecution and Forced Migration

by Newsroom | Makes You Think Mormon Life

A tragic yet “largely invisible part of war and conflict” and the resulting refugee crisis is the sexual vi...


A Response to the Congressman Who Attacked LDS Church's Immigration Stance

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

With the presidential race in full swing, immigration reform has been a popular and controversial topic. Bu...


Why churches welcome Hispanic converts, with or without papers

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A few months ago, I went to a local publisher with an idea for a book. I wanted to spend a year in an LDS w...


Pres. Uchtdorf: Immigration reform matches LDS values

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

President Barack Obama’s outline for immigration reform matches the values of the Mormon faith, according t...

In Arizona, Latino Mormons at a political crossroads

by New American Media | Everything Else

José Hernández hasn’t made up his mind about who he’s going to vote for in the upcoming election. “I like t...


Deported Mormon glass artists making new life in new country

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Correa family's first few months in their home country of Argentina after being deported from the Unite...

“Our Foreign-Born Friends”

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

The editors of the Young Woman’s Journal (1928) had this to say about accepting the immigrants among us: Th...