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Utah mother celebrates Thanksgiving with family, faith, sobriety

This good wife and mother, with absolutely no history of addiction, suddenly became an addict.

Watch live: LDS musician Lindsey Stirling speaks to Mormon teens

The returned missionary will discuss her insecurities, her career and her testimony with Mormon youths in a live, online event sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on... Read more »

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Ask Angela: Should I end this relationship before the holidays?

Woman debates whether she should or should not end her two-year relationship before the holiday season and asks Angela for advice. Read more »

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LDS Church releases 'He Is The Gift' Christmas video, #ShareTheGift campaign

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently released its Christmas video, “He is the Gift,” encouraging members to remember the true meaning of Christmas and share it with... Read more »

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Are #Christian hashtags rallying the faithful or just luring trolls?

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Some leaders use trending topics or hashtags to build momentum around a certain conversation. The idea is that by pointing followers to a catchy hashtag, activists can spark conversation and rally... Read more »

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Pope to Europe: Accept immigrants, create jobs

Pope Francis demanded Tuesday that Europe craft a unified and fair immigration policy, saying the tens of thousands of refugees coming ashore each year need acceptance and assistance, not... Read more »

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John Jones died in a cave, but his widow emerged from the darkness

Emily Jones-Sanchez, who lost her husband in a caving incident at Nutty Putty Cave in 2009, tells of her experiences and the faith, gratitude and blessings that have shaped her life for the past... Read more »

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Metropolitan Isaiah makes first visit to new parish

Metropolitan Isaiah gave an inaugural sermon Sunday at the newly formed Greek Orthodox Mission Parish of Utah. Read more »

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Can Jews and Muslims get along? 60 imams and rabbis meet in Washington to try

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Frustrated by dangerously high tensions between Jews and Muslims in the Holy Land, 60 imams and rabbis gathered Sunday to hatch concrete plans to bridge the gulf between their communities, minus... Read more »

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LDS missionary becomes part of pilgrim history in England

A knowledge of his family history recently placed one missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the spotlight. Read more »

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New friends plan to work together to defend marriage after Vatican conference

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Leaders from multiple religions said they were energized and optimistic as they left the Vatican's interfaith marriage summit last week. They told the Deseret News about what they hope to see... Read more »

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7 bizarre ways religious leaders have raised chuch awareness

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Here is a list of unique and often bizarre ways that congregation leaders have raised awareness and funds for their churches. Read more »

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Mormon couple celebrates 81st wedding anniversary

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On Nov. 25 in the small town of Byron, Wyoming, Edwin and Geri Neville will celebrate their 81st wedding anniversary. Read more »

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Sea turtles and looking toward the light

We weren’t born to be restricted by our shells, or buried with fear, or stay surrounded by darkness. We were born with light and with the innate instinct to let light guide us. Read more »

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Giving thanks now and always, part 2

New perspectives on Thanksgiving can lead to greater understanding of the Atonement. This is the second of two columns. Read more »

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LDS Church releases renderings of final Provo MTC expansion plans

Construction will begin next summer on an expansion of the LDS Church's missionary training center in Provo. The expansion will increase the MTC's capacity to host and train 3,500 missionaries at a... Read more »

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Mormons finding a home in southern New Jersey

A piece of Camden's criminal past is making way for a more righteous future. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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Pope canonizes 2 Indians, 4 Italians

Pope Francis canonized six new saints Sunday, including a priest and a nun from the Indian state of Kerala, in a packed ceremony in St. Peter's Square. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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Do you want faith with that? New crowd-funding campaign aims to bring McDonald's to church

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A new Indiegogo campaign is asking for financial support to bring burgers and fries to a church near you. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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Giving thanks now and always

New perspectives on Thanksgiving can lead to greater understanding of the Atonement. This is the first of two columns. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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What's new: 'Walk Beside Me' adds vibrancy to familiar Primary tunes

Capitol String Quartet presents an entertaining twist on popular Primary songs that are enjoyable for all ages. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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In Our Lovely Deseret: Receive all things with thanks — it is the season for our hearts to rejoice

Both the Pilgrims and the Mormon pioneers suffered and sacrificed for their faith, remained close to God through all their sufferings and turned to him with praise and thanksgiving when their... Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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Be thankful — there's a theology of gratitude

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As Thanksgiving approaches, sometimes the emphasis on gratitude is forgotten in a feast of food, football and shopping. But gratitude crosses religious boundaries and a trait admired by most... Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014

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Reader voices: I'm trying to be a Mormon

Mormonism is less what you believe and more who you serve. Heaven isn't full of clouds and space, it will be full of people; the same people who are here now. None of us are perfect, which is one... Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014

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Jerry Earl Johnston: Talking religion with Polycarp the cabbie

Poli, his wife and four children left Sinaloa to get away from the drug craziness. I figured when a family looks for refuge in a tough border town like Mexicali, it shows how bad things are getting... Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014

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Mormon creator of 'Battlestar Galactica' dared to produce something profound

Television is a medium that celebrates vapidity, but with "Battlestar Galactica," Glen A. Larson produced something profound. Read more »

Nov. 21, 2014

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