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The Rohingyas: A look into one of the world's most persecuted minorities

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As the international community has been turning its head toward the humanitarian crisis of the Rohingya people, take a deeper look into who these people are and why they are so unwanted. Read more »

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Book review: 'Stranded' shares adventure of missionaries getting out of a war-torn country

In the novel "Stranded," two elders are told to head to the capital to be evacuated, but the train they were supposed to be on explodes, and video evidence points to them. Read more »

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Bells on Temple Square concert marks 10th year

The Bells on Temple Square’s June 12 concert will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the group. The concert, titled “Joyfully Ring” and set to include music from classical to... Read more »

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ValueSpeak: 'The forget-me-nots of the angels' on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time for remembering, with flowers representing what Henry Wadsworth Longfellow called "the forget-me-nots of the angels" — or, in some cases, smelly irises and lilacs. Read more »

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Salvadorans rejoice as slain Archbishop Romero beatified

Archbishop Oscar Romero was beatified by Roman Catholic officials Saturday in an emotional ceremony elevating the once-controversial cleric to the ranks of the blessed 35 years after his... Read more »

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Defending the Faith: Did Book of Mormon witnesses simply see the golden plates with their 'spiritual eyes'?

Critics often declare that the witnesses to the Book of Mormon never claimed to have literally seen or hefted the plates. But those who thus seek to dismiss the testimony of the Eight Witnesses... Read more »

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And the winners of the 2014 Whitney Awards are ...

Sarah M. Eden’s “Longing for Home, Book 2: Hope Springs” received the 2014 Whitney Award for Best Novel of the Year, Andrew Hall with the Outstanding Achievement Award and... Read more »

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Bahá’ís celebrate the Declaration of the Báb

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BahÁ'Ís celebrate the unveiling of their first prophet over the weekend. Read more »

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Book review: 'Going Home' is a touching novel about leaving mission early

"Going Home," Robbin J. Peterson's first LDS romance novel, is a touching story of a young man's self-discovery and healing. Read more »

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Author Phyllis Tickle faces death just as she enjoyed life: ‘The dying is my next career’

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Over the past generation, no one has written more deeply and spoken more widely about the contours of American faith and spirituality than Phyllis Tickle. Read more »

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Obama to Jews: Shared values compel support for Israel

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President Obama came to Washington’s most politically connected synagogue Friday with a dual mission — to celebrate Jewish American Heritage Month and to mark the first... Read more »

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Arianna Rees: Why Lindsey Stirling's Billboard dress doesn't matter

When it comes to the people who represent us as Latter-day Saints (our interests, our relationships or our beliefs), we are all or nothing. Read more »

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President Obama attends 'Solidarity Sabbath' service Friday

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President Obama was among worshippers Friday at a Washington, D.C., synagogue at an event to mark "Solidarity Sabbath," in which Jews and others around the world will stand against anti-Semitism. Read more »

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Lindsey Stirling reflects on global audience, YouTube success and ‘nonnegotiable’ standards

Lindsey Stirling, the classically trained violinist from Gilbert, Arizona, who attended BYU, served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and became famous by way of... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Lindsey Stirling responds to modesty criticism on Instagram

Violinist and YouTuber Lindsey Stirling recently received criticism on the dress she wore to the Billboard Music Awards. Stirling responded to the modesty comments she received on Instagram. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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What is Pentecost, and what does it have to do with Shavuot?

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This weekend marks the holy days of Pentecost and Shavuot, two of the most important holy days to Christians and Jews respectively. And both involve certain “gifts” that don’t... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Nebraska lawmakers vote to abolish death penalty

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Nebraska lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday to abolish the death penalty by a big enough margin to override a threatened veto by Gov. Pete Ricketts. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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9 Lone Peak baseball players prepare to serve LDS missions

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A lineup's worth of baseball players from one team will soon begin missionary service. Read more »

May 21, 2015

How cemeteries and smartphones play a role in LDS family history

Cemeteries are important family history resources because headstones often include birth, marriage and death information. Projects, including ones through BillionGraves and Utah Division of State... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Muslim refugees risk their lives to flee Burma's persecution

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Rohingya Muslim refugees from Burma — which now denies them citizenship — are risking their lives on the sea or in earthquake-ravaged Nepal to seek safety. The Rohingyas say they are... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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How believers are embracing the use of new technology for religious purposes

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While one study found that some members of the Baptist Church are comfortable using technology for religion, other studies have unearthed consequences of such usage. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Family experiences a memorial miracle

When our family made a special trip to visit the graves of loved ones, we found more than we expected. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Evangelist urges Christians to pray for Supreme Court as they contemplate gay marriage

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Evangelist Franklin Graham has taken to Facebook to plead for prayers on behalf of each U.S. Supreme Court justices as they prepare to rule on gay marriage. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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LDS Church leaders, missionary couple offer support in Nepal

Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints visited Nepal to offer support and love to the people. A new photo gallery from the India Mormon Newsroom website captures the... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Q&A with Charles Manson’s prison chaplain

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After a judge sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for his role in the Boston Marathon bombings, religious leaders in that city found themselves on both sides of the issue. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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