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The faith of a father, written in an old journal

An old journal brought back memories of my father's encouragement for me to write.

New Mormon Message video highlights how much good mothers do

In a Mormon Message video published Wednesday, a mother is shown going about her daily tasks, only to end up missing out on something she had been looking forward to. Read more »

3 hours ago


No more excuses: Mormon dad designs home teaching app

For Dax Castro of West Sacramento, California, there seem to be countless obstacles to fulfilling an important responsibility he has in his LDS ward: home teaching. Read more »

7 hours ago


Defending the Faith: Columbus among the Nephites

Nephi's seeming prediction of the mission of Christopher Columbus is accurate in a remarkable way that has only become apparent to English-speaking non-specialists within the past generation. Read more »

10 hours ago


New DVD tells story of David Archuleta's Mormon mission

His decision to serve a mission is one of the experiences Archuleta and others, including his voice coach and those from his mission, share on the 22-minute DVD “David Archuleta: Called to... Read more »

12 hours ago


Young performing LDS missionary shares trombone talent in Nauvoo

Each summer about 40 young adults share their stage and musical talents while serving in Nauvoo, Illinois, as young performing missionaries. Marsie Trego served four months as a YPM playing her... Read more »

23 hours ago


Picturing history: Montrose, Lee County, Iowa

A good number of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints settled in Montrose on the Iowa side of the river as Nauvoo was being established on the Illinois side. Read more »



Mormon neighbors help Catholic nuns with annual Carmelite Fair

People from an LDS congregation will help Catholic members set up for the annual Carmelite Fair, held at the Carmelite Monastery in Holladay. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Ask Angela: Fiancee struggles with newly baptized Mormon beau away at Marine boot camp

This U.S. Marine Corps fiancee is worried that her new member fiance will abandon his new religion. Does that mean the end of their relationship? Angela gives her advice. Read more »

Sept. 15, 2014


Comic: Over 50

Your age is all a matter of perspective. Arie Van De Graaff has been drawing cartoons since his mom first placed a crayon in his grubby little hand. View more of his work at... Read more »

Sept. 15, 2014


Send it in: Mission reunion notices

October general conference is just around the corner, and that means many LDS missions will be holding reunions. Brief reunion notices will be published by the Deseret News on Sept. 30 as a public... Read more »

Sept. 14, 2014


Book review: ‘Girls Who Choose God’ is an inspirational beauty

Familiar Bible stories are eloquently brought to life with the help of gorgeous, full-color illustrations. Read more »

Sept. 13, 2014


A conversation with Mormon convert and 7-time Grammy Award-winner Gladys Knight

Artist and seven-time Grammy Award-winner Gladys Knight was recently in Salt Lake City to promote her new album, "Where My Heart Belongs." While she was here, she made time for an interview with... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014


Famous Mormons featured in new BYU commercial

Several prominent members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who are also graduates of Brigham Young University are featured in the school's new advertisement. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014


10th anniversary 9/11 tribute by Mormon Tabernacle Choir continues to bring hope

As many honor and remember those whose lives were taken 13 years ago, hope and peace has been found through the messages shared by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir three years ago. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014


Australian rugby star Will Hopoate reflects on the blessings of missionary service

After serving an LDS mission, Will Hopoate has returned to professional rugby in Australia as a new man. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014


Defending the Faith: The restoration of the ancient temple

In a path-breaking 1958 article, Hugh Nibley argued that the lost ancient concept of the temple had reappeared suddenly in America in the early 1800s, something explainable only by revelation.... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014


Getting Life: Book review: 'Women at Church' encourages empathy, understanding

"Women at Church" acknowledges or at least implies that change can also lead to unintended consequences, necessitating flexibility and sensitivity rather than wholesale adoption of someone... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014


Elder Paul K. Sybrowsky dies at age 70

Elder Paul K. Sybrowsky, former member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dies at age 70. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014


Bible, Book of Mormon make list of top 50 influential books

Last month, many Facebook users participated in a challenge that required them to post 10 books that have influenced them. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014


Picturing history: Site of the steamship Saluda, Lexington, Missouri

On April 9, 1852, the Saluda exploded, killing dozens and injuring many more. These images show commemorative plaques at the Machpelah Cemetery and in Heritage Park in Lexington, Missouri. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014


In the Whirled: When kids were unbreakable

There was a time when parents trusted the resilience of childhood. There was a sense that flying off the merry-go-round a few times might do a kid some good. Those times have passed. Yet kids still... Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014


What's new: 'The Essential Nibley' share quotes, writings of Hugh Nibley

“The Essential Nibley: Excerpts from the Writings of Hugh Nibley,” compiled and edited by Marvin VanDam, is a compilation of Hugh Nibley's writings on a variety of topics. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014


Kevin J Worthen installed as new president for BYU

Kevin J Worthen was installed as BYU’s 13th president during a devotional assembly on Tuesday in the Marriott Center. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014


Forbes highlights leadership lessons from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Rodger Dean Duncan, a best-selling author and contributor to Forbes.com, recently discussed leadership lessons that can learned from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014


LDS apostle Elder Russell M. Nelson turns 90

LDS Church News

Lessons, principles and habits learned in childhood remain vivid in memory for Elder Russell M. Nelson, who turned 90 on Tuesday, Sept. 9. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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