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Lindsey Stirling reflects on YouTube success and ‘nonnegotiable’ standards

Lindsey Stirling, the classically trained violinist from Gilbert, Arizona, seems to be everywhere these days.

Pope: God will judge you on whether you cared for Earth

Pope Francis warned the rich and powerful on Tuesday that God will judge them on whether they fed the poor and cared for the Earth, his latest exhortation on the environment ahead of his... Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Wright Words: What a young cancer patient teaches about sanctity of sacrament

Without knowing it, young cancer patient Torry Cline taught a memorable lesson about the importance of the sacrament. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Study: Americans becoming less Christian, more secular

The number of Americans who don't affiliate with a particular religion has grown to 56 million in recent years, making the faith group researchers call "nones" the second-largest in total numbers... Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Cambodia welcomes home 10th century statue of a Hindu god

Cambodia welcomed home a 10th century stone statue of a Hindu god that was looted from a temple during the country's civil war and spent the past three decades at an American museum. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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How the religious makeup of the U.S. has changed

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A new study of the American religious landscape shows a decline in mainline Protestant church membership while the numbers of religiously unaffiliated, Muslims and Hindus rise. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Mary Magdalene actress shares experiences playing the role in 'A.D.'

Chipo Chung, who plays the role of Mary Magdalene in "A.D. The Bible Continues," shares what she learned through playing the well-known biblical woman. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Mormon families are America's largest, new study finds

Latter-day Saints have more children than Catholics or any other faith, according to a massive new study on American religion. The study also found Mormons marry more than any group but Hindus, and... Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: Words may differ where meanings do not

Part of any science or expertise is to learn a language different from the ordinary. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Religious, community leaders dedicate Utah's first hospice for the homeless

After a long journey to find the resources needed to create a homeless hospice, the INN Between held its ribbon-cutting and house-blessing ceremony Monday. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Taylor Halverson: New Testament insights: Matthew’s Gospel patterned on the 5 Books of Moses

Matthew sought to demonstrate to a Jewish audience that Jesus is the new Moses who fulfilled the old law while delivering the new. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Miracles and heartache in Nepal

I have said goodbye to loved ones and felt the heartache of loss as I wait for the time when I can see them again. But I have felt that calm, peaceful reassurance that I will. I don’t think... Read more »

May 11, 2015

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'Why I Believe' events give recent LDS converts a chance to share faith

Missionaries from across the Washington D.C. North Mission and recent converts to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gather on the third Sunday of each month to share why they believe. Read more »

May 11, 2015

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Photos: Bringing reverence through music

The Choir of the Cathedral of the Madeleine present Charles Gounod’s Messe solennelle de Sainte-Cécile and W. A. Mozart's Te Deum during a concert in Salt Lake City on Sunday, May... Read more »

May 10, 2015

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Elder Christofferson champions religious freedom in Brazil speech

Elder D. Todd Christofferson is the second Mormon apostle to deliver speeches on religious freedoms at non-denominational gatherings in South America. Read more »

May 10, 2015

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Life in Syria for Christians: teaching tolerance and harmony among the faithful

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As the founder and director of Project Amal ou Salam, I have run workshops all over Turkey and Lebanon teaching religious tolerance. But could those lessons work in a refugee camp filled with... Read more »

May 10, 2015

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Celebration marks LDS pioneer Howard Egan's 200th birthday

To commemorate the 200th birthday of pioneer Howard Egan, there will be a jubilee celebration the weekend of June 11-13. Read more »

May 10, 2015

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The changing role of a military chaplain

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As some critics attack the concept of military chaplains as a church-state separation issue, the role of spiritual advisers in the field — a 240-year-old tradition — is evolving to meet... Read more »

May 9, 2015

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LDS Charities’ history, reach topic of Pioneers in Every Land lecture

The LDS Church’s outreach through LDS Charities and partnerships with organizations will be the topic of the Pioneers in Every Land lecture at the LDS Church History Library on May 14 at 7 p.m. Read more »

May 9, 2015

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Elder Scott unable to attend meetings of the Twelve, but Elder Perry returns

Elder Richard G. Scott is unable to attend meetings of the LDS Church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles due to advanced age, the church announced Friday, but his colleague in the quorum, Elder L. Tom... Read more »

May 8, 2015

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LDS women among state mothers of year

Since 1935, American Mothers, Inc. has been honoring motherhood by naming "Mother of the Year" and "Young Mother of the Year" from each state in the U.S. Read more »

May 8, 2015

Filming underway for Mormon Tabernacle Choir movie

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir is being featured in an upcoming movie titled “Singing with Angels.” Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Washington Post features 'How to pray like a Mormon' video

The Washington Post recruited Mormons, Sikhs and others to teach how they pray Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Thousands of Nepalese pray for earthquake victims

Thousands of Nepalese dressed in white offered prayers and flowers at home and in temples Thursday in a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day mourning period for those killed in the country's... Read more »

May 7, 2015

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