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No. 1 on two charts, 'He is Risen' latest hit from Mormon Tabernacle Choir

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's new album reached No. 1 on two Billboard music charts.

Wright Words: What do you tell a prospective missionary before entering the MTC?

I’ve imagined sitting down and writing a letter to a much younger, much more dark haired Elder Wright to share insights on this critical time in his life. What would I say to Younger Jason? Read more »

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Whats New: 'Sacred Hymns' is a moving CD

"Sacred Hymns" is a collection of piano songs that were arranged and performed by Garth Smith. It is a moving CD that will move your spirits and comfort your soul. Read more »

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LDS Easter video viewed over 5 million times

The video at the center of the LDS Church's Holy Week social media campaign doubled its reach over the weekend. "Because of Him" jumped from 2.6 million views on YouTube on Friday afternoon to more... Read more »

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No. 1 on two charts, 'He is Risen' latest hit from Mormon Tabernacle Choir

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's new album "He is Risen" reached No. 1 on two Billboard music charts this week. The album jumped from No. 3 to the top of the Traditional Classical chart and from... Read more »

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S.L. father-son team gets U-Turned, comes in 4th during 8th leg of 'The Amazing Race'

Salt Lake father-son team Dave and Connor O’Leary were targeted by one team but helped two other teams, including one they U-Turned, in the eighth leg of “The Amazing Race: All... Read more »

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Mission Daze: Stuck on zero

Elder Van Dyke and Elder Toms discuss conversion in the wake of Ivan's baptism in this week's Mission Daze comic, which takes a humorous look at the lives of Mormon missionaries. Read more »

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Book review: 'Unraveled' is a love story to learn from

Bronwen was permanently crippled from a disease as a young child. When she is gifted a pair of shoes from a faerie that make her whole again, she faces decisions and a future she never thought... Read more »

April 20, 2014

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Reader voices: Sharing testimony through song

More than 20 years ago, Mavis, my wife, and I served as public communication missionaries in the Australia Brisbane Mission, and we were asked to help organize a missionary Christmas choir. Read more »

April 20, 2014

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Photos from Oakland Temple dedication wanted

Organizers are collecting photos for a special display about the Oakland California Temple’s 50th anniversary that is being prepared for the Oakland Temple Visitor Center. Read more »

April 20, 2014

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Remember Him: Easter art show focuses on works that celebrate Jesus Christ (+photos)

Howard Lyon and Shari Lyon attend the 2014 Easter Art Show on Temple Square, with the theme "Lift Up Thine Eyes Unto Heaven," at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in Salt Lake City on... Read more »

April 19, 2014

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Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah' for Easter Concert

In two performances Friday and Saturday, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and four soloists presented Handel's "Messiah." The concert is being shown on the choir's YouTube... Read more »

April 19, 2014

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Book review: ‘A Death in the Family’ tasteful in recipes and mystery

“A Death in the Family: An Erica Coleman Mystery” by Marlene Bateman is a suspenseful murder mystery with anticipated recipes. Read more »

April 19, 2014

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Bountiful LDS mothers, daughters help collect, assemble food packs for children

Activity Day girls and their mothers from the Bountiful Utah Heights Stake helped to assemble 700-plus Pantry Packs on Thursday, April 17. Read more »

April 19, 2014

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'Because of Him': LDS video on Christ surpasses 2.6 million YouTube views

An Easter video at the center of a major LDS Church media campaign this week is nearing 3 million views on YouTube, a number that could climb over the weekend because the church bought space to... Read more »

April 18, 2014

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Watch: Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah'

Watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square perform Handel's "Messiah." Read more »

April 18, 2014

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Returned Mormon missionary, BYU transfer Baker Pritchard playing at Oregon State with new outlook

Baker Pritchard, a recently returned Mormon missionary playing football at Oregon State, was featured in the Oregonian this week. Read more »

April 18, 2014

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The story behind the missionary reality TV show, 'The District'

The story behind "Preach My Gospel" DVDs "The District 1" and "The District 2" has never been told — until now. Read more »

April 18, 2014

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Mormon Tabernacle Choir to carry on tradition of Handel's 'Messiah'

This Easter weekend, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will perform Handel's "Messiah" in full. The music of "Messiah," which was written nearly 275 years ago, is still... Read more »

April 18, 2014

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Mormon Tabernacle Choir celebrates Easter weekend with highly anticipated 'Messiah' concert

The anticipated "Messiah" concert from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra will occur this Friday and Saturday, April 18 and 19, but those who didn't get tickets can still participate. Read more »

April 17, 2014

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Picturing history: Washington Park, Quincy, Ill.

One of the most uplifting stories in Latter-day Saint history is that of the kindness shown by the citizens of Quincy, Ill., to the Mormon refugees who had been driven from the state of Missouri in... Read more »

April 17, 2014

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Defending the Faith: 'Preach the gospel always; if necessary, use words'

Three significant works of serious Mormon music have now been brought together in one missionary-minded compact disc. Read more »

April 17, 2014

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Tips for living: Advice to moms

Author and Time Out for Women presenter Emily Watts offers five tips to mothers to help them avoid becoming overwhelmed. Read more »

April 17, 2014

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A personal Easter parable

When my young son sacrificed himself to keep his little sister safe, he helped our family understand the true meaning of Easter. Read more »

April 17, 2014

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At UVU, Elder Oaks sees hope despite 'alarming' religious liberty trends

Giving his first legal lecture in 29 years, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the LDS Church spoke at UVU's Constitutional Symposium for Religious Freedom, reviewing one old prediction and expressing hope... Read more »

April 16, 2014

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Atheists, Mormon scholars talk religion

Two groups came together Wednesday night to create understanding between groups commonly seen as oppositional. Read more »

April 16, 2014

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