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President Uchtdorf visits Europe, returns to the place of his birth

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Europe has a great historic past, and it has a wonderful future because of the dedicated members and the great blessings of the gospel, said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf after returning from a... Read more »

May 27, 2016

Commitment to Deity should be powerful, uniting force, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland tells BSA National Executive Board

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Elder Jeffrey R. Holland was the keynote speaker at the Boy Scouts of America Duty to God Breakfast in San Diego on May 26. As a member of the BSA’s National Executive Board, Elder Holland... Read more »

May 27, 2016

Readers invited to submit 'Moments' contributions

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Church News readers invited to contribute to the weekly “Moments” vignettes that appear on the back page of each issue. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Elder Massimo De Feo: 'We know we are not alone'

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Italy's first General Authority, Elder Massimo De Feo, continues to see the Lord's hand at work in his life. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Church News viewpoint: A restoration of truth

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Latter-day Saints cannot deny the great power the restoration of the gospel of Jesus Christ has on the earth today. The influence of the same Church the Savior established on the Earth has been... Read more »

May 26, 2016

Sister Neill F. Marriott and her daughters speak during BYU Women's Conference

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Sister Neill F. Marriott of the young women presidency speaks alongside her three daughters — Caroline Marriott, Kate Marriott Mitchell and Paige Marriott Storheim — during a breakout... Read more »

May 26, 2016

Elder D. Todd Christofferson: 'Everyone has a stake in religious freedom'

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“Whether you’re religious or not — whether you initially recognize it or not — everyone has a stake in protecting religious freedom,” Elder D. Todd Christofferson said... Read more »

May 26, 2016

Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

May 26, 2016

New mission presidents

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Ten new mission presidents and their wives have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in July. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Conference moment: Bring a flag

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In between the Sunday sessions of the 186th Annual General Conference, Paola Madrid and Leah Tangedal stood on a street outside the Conference Center waving an Ecuadorian flag. Read more »

May 26, 2016

New temple presidents

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Eight new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Milestones

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Notices of members who are celebrating 70 years of marriage or more. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Elder Holland in South America: Brazil's rich history a prelude to future growth

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Elder Jeffrey R. Holland visits vast South American nation; says Brazil's best days wait ahead. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Pulling weeds and watering flowers: Teaching children how to use technology to uplift others

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Marissa Widdison, assistant editor of the Friend magazine, spoke on teaching children how to use technology to build others during a breakout session of the BYU Women's Conference on Friday, April 29. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Mission boundary realignments in Idaho

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The boundaries of the four missions in Idaho will be realigned to allow missionaries in the area to serve and work with Church members more effectively. Read more »

May 26, 2016

BYU students take their artistic, athletic talents on the road

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The world truly is "a campus" for many performers, athletes at the Church-owned school. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Missionary dress guidelines revised

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In the 230 missions, or roughly half of the Church's missions, where there is significant risk of mosquito-borne diseases, missionaries are strongly encouraged to wear clothing that covers exposed... Read more »

May 26, 2016

New stake presidents

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Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »

May 26, 2016

Playwright, film producer strive to teach truth through storytelling

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As creators of works for stage and screen, Melissa Leilani Larson and Garrett Batty try to impart eternal truths while ostensibly entertaining audiences, and thus, they liken what they do to... Read more »

May 24, 2016

Expect a summer surge of missionaries

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Mission calls and the "Come Follow Me" program have led to increased spiritual maturity in high school students. Read more »

May 21, 2016

Sister Melinda Ashton, wife of Sunday School general presidency member, speaks at BYU Women's Conference

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During a breakout session of BYU Women's Conference, Sister Melinda Ashton shared personal experiences and insights to help others understand and recognize the guidance of the Holy Ghost. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Church News viewpoint: Thanks be to God

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As we strive to communicate with our Heavenly Father, do we take the opportunity as expressed by King Benjamin in Mosiah 2:20-21 to render “all thanks and praise” to “that God who... Read more »

May 19, 2016

Laie Temple Visitors' Center experiences increase of more than 100 visitors per day

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The sacred words of a temple's dedicatory prayer have become the vision and purpose of LDS missionaries serving at one of the world's most picturesque locations. Read more »

May 19, 2016

'Will You Engage in the Wrestle?' Sheri Dew speaks at BYU-Idaho devotional

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Sheri Dew, CEO of the Deseret Book Company, spoke about asking righteous questions and searching for true answers during a devotional to students at BYU-Idaho on May 17. Read more »

May 19, 2016

'Speak up and speak out': Sister Carol F. McConkie speaks during BYU Women's Conference

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During her address at BYU Women's Conference on April 29, Sister Carol F. McConkie of the Young Women general presidency encourages women to "speak up and speak out." Read more »

May 19, 2016

Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Milestones

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Notices of members who are celebrating 70 years of marriage or more. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Family History Moment: Each a 'real person'

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Family History Moments feature about Trish Homer, who has indexed more than a million names despite suffering from muscular dystrophy. Read more »

May 19, 2016

New stake presidents

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Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Elder Joaquin Esteban Costa: 'The Lord knows the details of your life'

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"The gospel has blessed our lives, and the lives of our children. We just try to live simple gospel principles and what the Book of Mormon teaches,” said Elder Joaquin E. Costa, a new General... Read more »

May 19, 2016

New temple presidents

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Six new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Sister Neill F. Marriott: 'Come now, and let us reason together'

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"Whether we are members of a Young Women class presidency or a family, following the Lord’s pattern of counseling brings the Spirit and greater inspiration to our responsibilities," teaches... Read more »

May 19, 2016

Elizabeth Smart speaks at BYU-Hawaii devotional: 'Choices we make that define who we are'

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“Every single one of us has a story. We have challenges, we have mountains to move, we all have our struggles. But at the end of the day, it is the choices that we make that define who we... Read more »

May 19, 2016

Sister Linda S. Reeves: 7 lessons on seeking revelation

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In her remarks to women gathered in the Marriott Center on April 29 as part of BYU Women’s Conference, Sister Linda S. Reeves, second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency, gave... Read more »

May 19, 2016

New mission presidents

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Eight new mission presidents and their wives have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in July. Read more »

May 19, 2016

Deaths

Notices of deaths of members who served in a general Church capacity. Read more »

May 19, 2016

President Uchtdorf creates first stake in Czech Republic

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President Dieter F. Uchtdorf created the Prague Czech Republic Stake — the first stake in the country — on Sunday, May 15. Read more »

May 17, 2016

New temple presidents

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The First Presidency has called the following six new temple presidents and matrons. Read more »

May 14, 2016

President Uchtdorf visits Brussels and Paris, calls members 'incredible'

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During a time when refugees are pouring into Europe and despite devastating terrorist attacks in their countries earlier this year, Latter-day Saints in Belgium and France are “joyful and... Read more »

May 14, 2016

Young men leader counsels: 'Do smart things with your smartphone'

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Brother M. Joseph Brough of the Young Men general presidency gives advice on how to use a smartphone to uplift others. Read more »

May 12, 2016

BYU history professor keynotes Golden Spike commemoration

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Fred E. Woods, professor of Church history and doctrine at Brigham Young University, was the keynote speaker at this year's commemoration of the driving of the Golden Spike, which completed the... Read more »

May 12, 2016

Elder Valeri Vladimir Cordón: A strong gospel foundation

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A strong gospel foundation instilled at home saw Valeri Vladimir Cordón through life's challenges, beginning at age 15 when he went away from home to attend school. Today he is among the... Read more »

May 12, 2016

Latest Joseph Smith Papers release covers Zion's Camp, other events of 1834-35

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The latest Joseph Smith Papers book was announced May 9 at a "bloggers' event" at the Church History Library. The new book includes 93 documents pertaining to Zion's Camp and other events in LDS... Read more »

May 12, 2016

Sister Carole M. Stephens speaks to BYU Women's Conference attendees

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Sister Carole M. Stephens, first counselor in the Relief Society general presidency, encouraged women to follow the markers that will lead them to safety on their path through mortal life. Read more »

May 12, 2016

BYU exhibition celebrates centuries of Christ-themed art

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Artwork featured in exhibition allows artists and viewers to connect as believers across six centuries. Read more »

May 12, 2016

New stake presidents

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Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »

May 12, 2016

BYU president Kevin J Worthen speaks at BYU's Women's Conference on giving and receiving counsel

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BYU president, Kevin J Worthen, spoke during the recent BYU Women's Conference on April 28 on the topic of giving and receiving counsel Read more »

May 12, 2016

Temple moment: 1,900 miles to the temple

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In 1965, a young family traveled more than 1,900 miles in a Volkswagen Bus to attend the Mesa Arizona Temple to be sealed. Read more »

May 12, 2016

Church News viewpoint: The mark of the disciple

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Attaining discipleship is a lifelong endeavor that blesses others and leads one back to Heavenly Father. Read more »

May 12, 2016

Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

May 12, 2016

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