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Returning LDS missionary, father battling leukemia share tender embrace

As Ashton scrolled through the email, one sentence jumped out: "Your dad has been diagnosed with cancer."

Returning LDS missionary, father battling leukemia share tender embrace at airport

As Elder Carsten Ashton scrolled through his mom's email, one sentence jumped out: "Your dad has been diagnosed with cancer." Read more »

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'A marvellous work and a wonder': A look back at the translation of the Book of Mormon 185 years after it was first published

A "series of miraculous events" led to the Book of Mormon first being made available for the public to purchase on March 26, 1830. Read more »

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Defending the Faith: Joseph Smith, the stone, the hat and why it all matters

Joseph Smith used a stone in a hat to help him in his translation of the Book of Mormon. Critics have made merry over this, but it makes sense and it's actually an indicator that he was telling the... Read more »

14 hours ago


Why I don’t call myself a ‘Mormon feminist'

Like a team of horses, when we work together for shared goals of personal progress, we can be guided by the Savior who holds the reins and has every desire to see us succeed, work a straight path... Read more »

19 hours ago


In the Whirled: The victory of spring

Spring is a reminder of renewal, hope and the message of Jesus Christ. Read more »

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Picturing history: The Mormon Battalion at Tucson

Heading northwest from the San Pedro River, the Mormon Battalion approached the Presidio at the Mexican outpost of Tucson, now in Arizona, on Dec. 16, 1846. Read more »



What Mormons should know about NBC's new television series 'A.D.'

A panel of New Testament scholars at Brigham Young University discuss the new television series "A.D." and what LDS Church members should know about the stories being featured. Read more »

March 23, 2015


Alternative rock/indie band of 5 returned Mormon missionaries seeks to 'bring light'

Foreign Figures, a band made up of the five returned LDS missionaries who were featured KSL's Garage to Glory contest, released their first EP March 13. Read more »

March 23, 2015


Hamblin & Peterson: Do religions try to keep their scriptures inaccessible?

It's been alleged that religions worldwide have tended to resist translation of their sacred books into languages that ordinary people can read. This is historically misleading at best. Read more »

March 22, 2015


Book review: 'Letters to My Future Husband' is a lively adventure with a delightful twist

After a lifetime of writing letters to her future husband, Sophie just wants to find him in the novel "Letters to My Future Husband" by Lisa McKendrick. Read more »

March 22, 2015


Women of faith through the centuries

Living in a morally changing world, the majority faithful still stand firm, clinging to the consistent word of God that is available to those who seek. Read more »

March 22, 2015


LDS Church History Museum hosts online exhibit

“Teachings of Christ” is an online exhibit from the LDS Church History Museum and features art illustrating the parables of Jesus Christ, according to a news release. Read more »

March 22, 2015


Food to be the topic of presentation Tuesday

“Mormon Ethics of Eating” is the topic of Kate Holbrook’s Mar. 24 presentation as part of Weber State University’s Convocations. This event is in the Shepherd Union Wildcat... Read more »

March 21, 2015

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Book review: 'Bible Bands' helps readers create a reminder of their faith

Rubber band jewelery has become wildly popular the last few years. "Bible Bands" is a step by step instruction booklet that ensures the readers have a fun, artistic and spiritual experience while... Read more »

March 21, 2015


7 traditions to help keep Easter centered on Christ

Using seven people or groups in her “Easter Nativity,” she combined them with a devotional and activity, Emily Freeman shares these traditions in the recent “Celebrating a... Read more »

March 21, 2015


Elder David A. Bednar, Sister Susan Bednar to answer youths' questions in live chat

Elder David A. Bednar and Sister Susan Bednar will answer questions from youth around the world in an online "Face to Face" live stream on May 12, 2015. Read more »

March 21, 2015


Inclusion Center honors Pres. Uchtdorf, other community 'transformers'

The Inclusion Center for Community and Justice honors several Utahns, including President Dieter F. Uchtdorf. Read more »

March 20, 2015


Final 6 LDS missionaries found safe in Vanuatu 6 days after ferocious Cyclone Pam

After six days without word of the condition of six LDS missionaries on the island of Ambae in the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu, two zone leaders reached the island by boat Thursday, made... Read more »

March 19, 2015


Defending the Faith: Proof, evidence and the need to decide

Decisive public evidence that would settle the biggest questions of life and existence isn't available. But we still have to answer them for ourselves. We can't avoid it. Read more »

March 19, 2015


6 LDS missionaries still unaccounted for in Vanuatu; 2 dispatched by boat to find them

Five days after Cyclone Pam careened through Vanuatu, the local LDS Church mission president still is unable to establish contact with six missionaries. On Wednesday, he sent two other missionaries... Read more »

March 18, 2015


8 LDS young men share how texting prepares them for missions in new Mormon Message

In a new Mormon Messages for Youth video, eight young men preparing to serve missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints explain how they use their phones to uplift and inspire... Read more »

March 18, 2015


New Harmony: Revisiting Elder Ballard's sweet little bee book

I know we live in the “Beehive State.” But the other day I was set on my heels when I realized how much my own life is bound up with bees. I’m a “Bee” from Box Elder... Read more »

March 18, 2015


Picturing history: San Xavier del Bac Mission

Less than 10 miles from Tucson, Arizona, is the San Xavier del Bac Mission. Read more »

March 18, 2015


Wright Words: Fidelity starts outside the bedroom

It might just be a popular song on the radio, but its message is dangerous and destructive. Nearly everyone I've known with a broken marriage attributes the death of the relationship to the birth... Read more »

March 18, 2015


Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Baymax, Kelly Clarkson and gaining weight during pregnancy

So to all you mothers out there, pregnant or not, large or small, gaining or losing weight, know this: You are pretty awesome. Using your life to bless, protect and help others is pretty awesome. Read more »

March 17, 2015


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