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New BYU study examines quality time with dad

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

It's a weeknight in anytown USA and the father of three children glances at the clock. It's 9 p.m. It's goi...


Mormon apostles do vote, new study reports

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Mormon apostles routinely remind their flock that voting isn’t just a right, it’s a righteous obligation — ...


No more Mr. Nice Mormon?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Does the LDS Church's official response to Bloomberg Businessweek's recent story on Mormon finances signal ...


Mormons around the globe re-enact pioneer trek

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

On the first day of a long-awaited pioneer trek re-enactment in 2011, 44 eager Mormon teens from Milan, Ita...

5 things we hope our kids will teach our grandkids

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We love the small rural Idaho community where we often attend church in the summer. Services for The Church...


Mormon young men help baptize ‘Pancakes’

by Examiner | Opinions & Features

“…God sent them out into the middle of nowhere to find me.” Can living your life where your actions match w...

Are LDS teens different?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I just spent the weekend with 1,300 teenage boys and girls at a Latter-day Saint youth conference. I am exh...


Flake descendant ironically embodies LDS, pioneer history

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When Brigham Young first entered the Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847, he did so in the back of a fine, wh...


Podcast: Mormonism and Environmentalism

by Mormon Matters | Opinions & Features

How “green” is Mormonism? What is holding the tradition and culture back from becoming more environmentally...


How could Joseph know all of this?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Critics frequently attack the Book of Abraham in the Pearl of Great Price, but it receives intriguing suppo...