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'Meet the Mormons' reaches $4.5 million mark, now 37th on all-time documentary list

"Meet the Mormons" made more than $560,000 on the weekend, and is now the 37th biggest documentary.

Today's internal email of must-read faith and family stories

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For a couple of months now, we’ve been circulating an internal email to our staff that includes articles from across the Web that cover faith and family-related topics. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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NewsQuotes: What people are saying about the right to die

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What have people said about the end of life? Here are some quotes from historical and popular figures about what's important when knocking on death's door. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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LDS CIO helps LDSTech attendees better understand church membership

What if The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were a ward of just 100 people? This is what Blaine Maxfield, CIO of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, invited attendees to... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Vatican alters draft report translation about gays

The Vatican is watering down a ground-breaking overture to gays — but only if they speak English. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Photographer shares story behind hundreds of Mormon temple images in new book

Photographer Robert A. Boyd shares artistic photos and images of about 60 Mormon temples in the table-top-style book "His Holy House." Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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'Meet the Mormons' box office continues to climb, expands to more screens this weekend

"Meet the Mormons" has moved into the week's top 10 movies at the box office since the weekend, and theater owners responded by adding it to more screens this weekend. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Data you can't ignore: Same-sex marriage coming to states that oppose it

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The Pew Research Center released a study which found that same-sex marriage is coming to states that mostly oppose it. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Can public officials refuse to perform same-sex marriages for religious reasons?

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A magistrate in North Carolina refused to perform a same-sex marriage last week, citing his religious views. Can public officials bow out when their duties and faith conflict? Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Our top secret internal email of must-read faith and family stories, revealed

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For a couple of months now, we’ve been circulating an internal email to our staffs that includes articles from across the Web that cover faith and family-related topics. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Defending the Faith: When the criticisms of the Book of Mormon can't be taken seriously

In the end, of course, evidence has to be cited and arguments made. But sometimes an excellent shorthand response to certain criticisms of Joseph Smith and the Restoration is simply a good laugh. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Bishop Wester weighs in on Catholic Church's 'change of tone'

Salt Lake's bishop warns against jumping to conclusions in the wake of discussions about the Catholic Church's ministry to divorcees, cohabitating couples and gay people. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Mark Driscoll resigns from Mars Hill Church

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Mark Driscoll, the larger-than-life megachurch pastor who has been accused of plagiarism, bullying and an unhealthy ego that alienated his most devoted followers, resigned from his Seattle church... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Houston subpoenas sermons in battle over human rights ordinance

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Houston city attorneys are attempting to subpoena sermon texts in an ongoing battle over an "equal rights" bill that once required access to restrooms by transgendered persons. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Mormon missionary's dance moves go viral

A missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Gus Garcia, became famous last week when a video of Garcia participating in a dance-off against a Michael Jackson impersonator went... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Gerald N. Lund novel ‘The Freedom Factor’ comes to Texas stage

What would the world be like without the Constitution? "The Freedom Factor," a play based on a novel by Gerald N. Lund, invites audiences to consider the importance of the Constitution in this... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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What's new: 'Tragedy and Truth: What Happened at Hawn's Mill' sobering, detailed

"Tragedy and Truth: What Happened at Hawn's Mill," about the tragedy and massacre at Hawn's Mill, is a sobering account of the build-up of tensions, the murders and the haunting aftermath of a... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Archuleta, Underwood sing about faith in new singles

David Archuleta and Carrie Underwood have voices to carry their faith to many fans across the country. I'm beyond thrilled to continue to support their beautiful, inspiring, well-written music... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Linda & Richard Eyre: It's not overpopulation that threatens the developed world

Many of us grew up hearing warnings about overpopulation — the crowding, the depleting of resources, the pollution and the inability of the earth to sustain so many people. But things change. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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EFY medley goes global in new YouTube video

When Michael Hicks arranged “The EFY medley” in 1999, he had no idea the impact the song would have all around the world, but a new video he compiled shows the worldwide influence of... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Notre Dame offers same-sex couples employee benefits, but other schools aren't there yet

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Two days after same-sex marriage was effectively legalized in Indiana, the Catholic-affiliated University of Notre Dame said it would extend employee benefits to same-sex spouses. Other Christian... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Utah father and son emerge from 'Shark Tank' with deal

On Friday night, a Highland, Utah, father-son duo appeared on the ABC hit show “Shark Tank” and flew away with a big deal for their business, “Paper Box Pilots.” Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Catholic synod's new openness toward gays represents tremors rather than earthquake

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A short press conference marking the halfway point of the Catholic Church's Synod of Bishops on the family sent shockwaves through the global news media. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Erin Stewart: The key to happy family home evenings

As a mother, I find myself in charge of corralling the troops for our weekly night together and I have learned a lot along the way about what family home evening should and shouldn’t be. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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High-mileage cars: Utah family makes the most out of its vehicles

Christian Lassen, a dentist living in Lehi, is the fifth child in his family of nine kids. He drives a 1996 Subaru Legacy Wagon with 212,000 miles on it. But that’s nothing compared to the... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Wright Words: Appreciating God's creations without a camera

Isn't tragic when digital moments take over for memories, for privacy, for intimacy, for that single moment when it’s you, a deer and a backdrop only God could create. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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