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Church responds to disasters in Chile

Church provides assistance following a wildfire in Chile that damaged or destroyed the homes of 28 Latter-Day Saint families. Read more »

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BYU Easter Conference

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Annual Easter Conference at Brigham Young University celebrates the Savior's life, mission and Resurrection. Read more »

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Miracles found at new temple in Florida

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Dedicated members in south Florida help ensure the success of the open house of the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple. Read more »

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Mesa Easter Pageant

Presenting the annual outdoor Mesa Easter Pageant, titled “Jesus the Christ,” could not happen without the hundreds of volunteers – on and off the stage – that make it all possible. Read more »

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President Uchtdorf, other faith leaders, meet with U.S. president at White House

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In what he sees as a sign of the maturity of the Church, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf was among Christian leaders from throughout the nation welcomed by U.S. President Barack Obama to the White... Read more »

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BYU-Idaho: 'Living a benevolent life'

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Elder Richard J. Maynes, a member of the Presidency of the Seventy, speaks to graduates during BYU-Idaho's commencement on April 11. Read more »

April 16, 2014

LDS Business College: 'Life is what we make it'

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Elder S. Gifford Nielsen of the Seventy speaks to graduates during commencement for LDS Business College held in the Tabernacle on Temple Square on April 11. Read more »

April 16, 2014

BYU-Hawaii: 'In His strength I can do all things'

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Elder Craig C. Christensen of the Presidency of the Seventy speaks during the BYU-Hawaii graduation held on April 12. Read more »

April 16, 2014

New General Authorities, Sunday School presidency

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Biographical information on newly called General Authorities and the Sunday School general presidency. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Elder Chi Hong (Sam) Wong: Rely on the power of heaven

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Born in May of 1962 in Hong Kong, China, to Ngan Kan and Fat Wong, Elder Wong was one of seven children growing up in a small apartment. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Tad R. Callister: New Sunday School general president

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Decades before his recent call as Sunday School general president, Sunday School had already played a pivotal role in the life of Brother Tad R. Callister. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Elder Jorg Klebingat: A life of persistence

Elder JÖrg Klebingat has lived life with persistence. He believes in being obedient and following the promptings of the Spirit. He was sustained as a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy on April 5, 2014. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Elder Lynn G. Robbins: Call to Presidency of the Seventy

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Elder Robbins hopes to continue to meet Latter-day Saints across the globe while serving as a member of the Presidency of the Seventy. Read more »

April 14, 2014

John Sears Tanner: Finds joy in learning

Profile of President John Sears Tanner, first counselor in the Sunday School general presidency. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Elder Hugo E. Martinez: 'The Lord is in charge'

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Elder Hugo E. Martinez is called to the Seventy — Puerto Rico's first General Authority Read more »

April 14, 2014

Devin G. Durrant: 'Teach in the Savior's way'

Brother Devin G. Durrant called to the Sunday School general presidency Read more »

April 14, 2014

Elder Larry S. Kacher: Recognized a greater power

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Elder Larry S. Kacher is called to the Second Quorum of the Seventy. Read more »

April 14, 2014

Conference Moment: 'I needed to have my spirit fed'

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Texas woman passes on exotic vacations, choosing instead to attend general conference in Salt Lake City. Read more »

April 12, 2014

Viewpoint: Prophetic counsel

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Faithful members of the Church understand well that they are living through troubled times, and that truths once accepted generally are now being challenged or rejected outright. Many of them are... Read more »

April 12, 2014

President Thomas S. Monson: 'Until we meet again'

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President Thomas S. Monson brought to a close the 184th Annual General Conference of the Church on Sunday afternoon, April 6, 2014. Read more »

April 6, 2014

Elder D. Todd Christofferson: 'The Resurrection of Jesus Christ'

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Elder D. Todd Christofferson: “No injustice in mortality is permanent, even death, for [Jesus Christ] restores life again. No injury, disability, betrayal, or abuse goes uncompensated in the... Read more »

April 6, 2014

Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis: 'If ye lack wisdom'

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“Internet provides many opportunities for learning,” said Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis of the Seventy. “However, … [Satan] uses this great tool to promote doubt and fear and... Read more »

April 6, 2014

Elder Michael John U. Teh: 'For where your treasure is'

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Elder Michael John U. Teh and his wife were assigned to visit members in the Philippines following a devastating earthquake and super typhoon. “The people did not have much to begin with and... Read more »

April 6, 2014

Elder Lawrence E. Corbridge: 'The Prophet Joseph Smith'

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Marvelous truths of the gospel are on the earth today because of a young boy’s effort to find truth, taught Elder Lawrence E. Corbridge of the Seventy during the Sunday afternoon session of... Read more »

April 6, 2014

Elder L. Tom Perry: 'Obedience through our faithfulness'

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Reminiscing about the benefits of living close to family, Elder L. Tom Perry of the Quorum of the Twelve explained at the Sunday afternoon session of general conference how obedience is exhibited... Read more »

April 6, 2014

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