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'Because of Him': LDS video on Christ surpasses 2.6 million YouTube views

An Easter video at the center of a big LDS Church media campaign this week is nearing 3 million YouTube views.

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous and hopeful day, Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria and for an end to the terrorist attacks in Nigeria that have targeted so... Read more »

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How much did President Obama donate to his local church?

The release of President Obama’s tax returns has generated plenty of discussion, but some of the most interesting tidbits come not from how much he got, but from how much he gave. Read more »

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Costa Rican a celebrity after certified miracle

On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper. Read more »

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Photos: Celebrating Easter across the world

Millions of Christians around the world are celebrating Easter this Sunday, commemorating the day when according to Christian tradition Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem two millennia ago. Here's... Read more »

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Book review: 'Unraveled' is a love story to learn from

Bronwen was permanently crippled from a disease as a young child. When she is gifted a pair of shoes from a faerie that make her whole again, she faces decisions and a future she never thought... Read more »

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Reader voices: Sharing testimony through song

More than 20 years ago, Mavis, my wife, and I served as public communication missionaries in the Australia Brisbane Mission, and we were asked to help organize a missionary Christmas choir. Read more »

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Photos from Oakland Temple dedication wanted

Organizers are collecting photos for a special display about the Oakland California Temple’s 50th anniversary that is being prepared for the Oakland Temple Visitor Center. Read more »

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Remember Him: Easter art show focuses on works that celebrate Jesus Christ (+photos)

Howard Lyon and Shari Lyon attend the 2014 Easter Art Show on Temple Square, with the theme "Lift Up Thine Eyes Unto Heaven," at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in Salt Lake City on... Read more »

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Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual... Read more »

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Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah' for Easter Concert

In two performances Friday and Saturday, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and four soloists presented Handel's "Messiah." The concert is being shown on the choir's YouTube... Read more »

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Miracles found at new temple in Florida

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Dedicated members in south Florida help ensure the success of the open house of the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple. Read more »

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Easter: A time of renewal and unity

Local Christian congregations meet together in celebration of Jesus Christ. Read more »

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Hamblin & Peterson: Holy Week aids Easter reflections

Throughout most of the Christian world, it's not just Easter that is celebrated but the week leading up to that ancient holy day. Read more »

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ValueSpeak: Someone to take the blame

I think about John every year about this time — not because of spring, but because of Easter. Read more »

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Book review: ‘A Death in the Family’ tasteful in recipes and mystery

“A Death in the Family: An Erica Coleman Mystery” by Marlene Bateman is a suspenseful murder mystery with anticipated recipes. Read more »

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Bountiful LDS mothers, daughters help collect, assemble food packs for children

Activity Day girls and their mothers from the Bountiful Utah Heights Stake helped to assemble 700-plus Pantry Packs on Thursday, April 17. Read more »

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A Christian 'Passover'? Some Jews say yes, some Christians oppose

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Growing observance of the Jewish Passover season by Christians — some with evangelistic purposes — is sparking a backlash from other Christians. One writer declares Passover off-limits... Read more »

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Is 'Heaven is for Real' not really about faith at all?

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Based on the 2010 bestseller, "Heaven Is for Real" opens this weekend and tells the tale of a young boy's visions of heaven, Jesus and much more. But is the film about faith at all? Read more »

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New general authority - Elder Klebingat: 'Just listen and do it'

A lifetime of experiences has taught Elder JÖrg Klebingat that when the Spirit speaks, one needs to follow. "It's very simple," said Elder Klebingat. Read more »

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Good Friday observances worldwide include a 'lesson' from Judas Iscariot

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A possible lesson for believers from, of all people, Judas Iscariot, the disciple who betrayed Jesus, was one of the less-expected elements of global Christian observances of Good Friday. Read more »

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Despite suspicions, Muslims determined to run in Monday’s Boston Marathon

Muslims who are involved in this year’s Boston Marathon, as runners, physicians or volunteers, say they want to participate as Bostonians and athletes. Read more »

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Watch: Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah'

Watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square perform Handel's "Messiah." Read more »

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Returned Mormon missionary, BYU transfer Baker Pritchard playing at Oregon State with new outlook

Baker Pritchard, a recently returned Mormon missionary playing football at Oregon State, was featured in the Oregonian this week. Read more »

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First Presidency Easter Message

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First Presidency’s Easter Message: Jesus Christ was the promised Redeemer of the world, the Savior of mankind, the Son of the living God. He was with His Father before He came to earth in... Read more »

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The story behind the missionary reality TV show, 'The District'

The story behind "Preach My Gospel" DVDs "The District 1" and "The District 2" has never been told — until now. Read more »

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