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15 facts you may not know about 15 LDS temples

Here are some facts and stories you may not know about LDS temples.

Taking a knee: Professional football and its mysterious postgame prayer

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The postgame prayer, a rarely discussed ritual in the NFL, shines a light on the religious grounding of some of football's leading men. Read more »

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Why I love my invisible friend

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I'm writing here to let atheists know that I think they’re right, at least about God being an invisible friend. Where they’re wrong is in supposing that surrendering to this unseen... Read more »

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Is James Foley a martyr? A brutal death sparks a faith-based debate

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Many Christians, especially Foley’s fellow Catholics, have begun calling him a martyr, with some even saying he should be considered a saint. Yet that characterization has left others uneasy. Read more »

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Muslims react with outrage at UK sex abuse report

Members of Britain's Pakistani community reacted with outrage Wednesday amid reports that officials failed to act on sex abuse cases because of concerns about racism in the northern English town of... Read more »

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Picturing history: San Bernardino Ranch camp, Mormon Battalion

In an expanse of desert about 15 miles east of what is now Douglas, Arizona, the Mormon Battalion set up a rest camp near the San Bernardino Ranch in early December 1846. Read more »

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In the Whirled: World peace and the family reunion

Mother Teresa said world peace comes from loving our families. Nowhere does that get tested more than at family reunions. Read more »

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Tips for living: 'The Provident Prepper' gives solid, clear info on getting prepared

Kylene and Jonathan Jones' recent book "The Provident Prepper" has detailed, straight-forward helps for emergency preparedness. Read more »

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'Frozen' star Santino Fontana discusses experience with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in behind-the-scenes video

Santino Fontana discusses his experience with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in a behind-the-scenes video recently released by the choir. Read more »

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Churches must provide a space where people are free to be themselves

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Church leaders often worry that Sunday morning is the “most segregated day of the week.” On Sundays, churchgoers gather inside congregations that are remarkably monochromatic. Whites... Read more »

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No drinking while driving? Ontario police tell Sikhs no religion while riding

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The open road has closed for motorcycle-riding Sikhs in Ontario. The province’s premier has informed Sikhs they are not exempted from motorcycle helmet laws. Read more »

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Parenting advice that changed my life

After I became a mother, I sought the Lord for wisdom. Every. Single. Day. After a few years, I thought I had this mom thing down, but deep inside there was a bit of worry. Read more »

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LDS stake presidency participates in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Three members of a LDS stake presidency from Mesa, Arizona, participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Read more »

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Jewish center reopens 6 years after Mumbai attacks

Rabbis from across Asia on Tuesday celebrated the reopening of a Jewish center targeted by rampaging Pakistani gunmen who stormed through Mumbai on a 60-hour killing spree in 2008. Read more »

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What one man's beard says about religious freedom work

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The Becket Fund and the U.S. government have gone from adversaries to allies in their religious freedom work. Read more »

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8 campus religious groups to explore this semester

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Check out this list for ways to get involved with faith life on campus. Read more »

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Ask Angela: I'm not getting married in the LDS temple, yet

This reader has made the decision not to get married in the temple and wants her mother's support. Asks Angela for help and advice. Read more »

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Wright Words: What a temple trip can teach about missionary work

Is there really any difference between the work of members and that of our full-time missionaries? Read more »

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Elder Ballard offers counsel to Ogden Institute students

Elder Ballard offers "grandfatherly" advice to thousands of Weber State University students as they begin a new school year. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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5 inspiring quotes from the C.S. Lewis biopic directed by Richard Attenborough

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Richard Attenborough, director of the C.S. Lewis biopic "Shadowlands," died this past weekend. But his affect on the film can be inspiration for the faithful. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Idaho Mormons, community members gather for Meridian Temple groundbreaking ceremony

In an open field just south of the Boise River in Meridian, Idaho, a group gathered Saturday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony commemorating the start of construction on the Meridian Idaho... Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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LDS temple rises in Philadelphia

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The Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple is rising and changing the city’s skyline nearly three years after ground was broken in the historic downtown area. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

The faith-based investor: Making financial decisions based on religious beliefs

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Faith-based investments sometimes cost more, but they can allow people motivated by their beliefs to rest easy knowing their money is with companies that align with their religious values. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Amish country bristles at ‘Mafia’ TV show

For a year, Lark and Michael McCarley simmered silently over the arrival of “Amish Mafia” in their community. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Carbon monoxide leak suspected in death of 2 Mormon missionaries in Taiwan

Two LDS missionaries who died while serving in Taiwan are believed to have been killed by a carbon monoxide leak in their apartment, according to news reports in Taipei. Read more »

Aug. 24, 2014

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Thousands volunteer at LDS Ogden Temple during open house

What does it take to coordinate thousands of ushers in order to host the hundreds of thousands of visitors at the Ogden Utah Temple open house? Read more »

Aug. 24, 2014

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