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12 Times US Presidents Spoke in the Tabernacle

by Jannalee Sandau | February 17, 2020 | Fun Mormon Life

Latter-day Saints aren't the only ones who have spoken from the podium of the Salt Lake Tabernacle. Many US...


The Mormon Woman Whose Signature Appeared on U.S. Currency

by LDS Living Staff | Famous Mormons

Even though the Church has a standard of  politically neutral as a whole, it doesn't mean that members...


Mormon Woman Volunteers to Be Whipped to Save Saudi Blogger

by Religion News Service | News from Utah

“Are you as brave as Katrina Lantos Swett?” That was the subject line of an email I received yesterday from...

{LDSL Blog} Best of: Stories of the Week, Mar. 10-16

by LDS Living | LDS Living Blog

We all love a good story. And what better way to find out the best of the best than seeing what people foun...


'Excommunicated' by GOP, Bob Bennett says Romney, religion, economy make 2012 election unique

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Sharing his "experiences of a practical politician, forcibly retired," former Sen. Robert Bennett told an i...

Mormon-Baiting Pastor's New Fame Should Help Him Sell Books

by Religion Dispatches | Opinions & Features

When Pastor Robert Jeffress of Dallas’ First Baptist Church stormed into the Values Voter Summit on October...


Senator Lieberman talks religious freedom at BYU

by Newsroom | Opinions & Features

Current United States senator, and former vice-presidential nominee, Joseph Lieberman delivered a speech to...

How much can Romney talk about his faith?

by Washington Post | What They're Saying About "Us" Mormons We Know

When a supporter in Council Bluffs, Iowa, nudged Mitt Romney to defend his Mormon faith last week, the Repu...


Black Mormons weigh Romney-Obama match-up

by The Grio | Everything Else

"Bull. One simple word. I'd put the other word behind it, but we don't talk that way." That's how Don Harwe...

Will Mitt Romney's 'Mormon moment' help his campaign?

by The Christian Science Monitor | Opinions & Features

Perhaps Robert Jeffress did Mitt Romney a favor. When the Dallas pastor called Mr. Romney’s faith – Mormoni...