Elder Dallin H. Oaks, a Latter-day Saint apostle, said defending religious freedoms is essential.
Richard J. Ingebretsen was recognized with the Salt Lake University Institute of Religion’s annual Excellence in Education award at a luncheon April 10. Read more »
"Freetown," the movie about a six Liberian Mormon missionaries getting to Freetown, Sierra Leone, during a civil war, has been extended another week in theaters. Read more »
The Prophet's three sisters suffered much of the persecution and trials that came with the Restoration. They remained true to their parents, to their brother and to the truth, though none of the... Read more »
Paul Cardall's 15th studio album, "40 Hymns for Forty Days," provides reverent and worshipful music based on hymns and songs from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »
These images show the approximate site of the baptism of Brigham Young on land once occupied by his home, shop and mill. Read more »
Sixteen-year-old Gisele Bethea, a pre-professional ballet dancer, is fearless in sharing her beliefs and spreading the love of God through dancing. Read more »
In some churches, sacred objects are said to have supernatural powers. My church isn’t one of them. But when I touch an object that’s part of religious history, I know why others claim... Read more »
Bekah Pence, 29, didn't enter the Ms. Virginia United States pageant for the glitz and glam or the 15 minutes of fame. The recently returned LDS missionary saw it as a way to continue sharing her... Read more »
Because of him, I can do all things. I can face the fears rooted in the deepest corners of my heart. And I can know that someone infinitely greater than I knows my pain and heartache and fears as I... Read more »
Online reservations for free tickets to the Payson Utah LDS Temple began Monday, and demand appeared to be high for passes to an event that could draw a half a million people from April 24 to May 23. Read more »
This episode, like the first, continues to be good entertainment and has the potential of drawing viewers back to the actual text. Read more »
Upon becoming a parent of two children, Blake Jonson quickly realized how magnetizing electronic devices were to his children. Johnson began to realize how convenient it could be to combine the... Read more »
"Still Time," by Marie Hoagland tells the story of how one 40-something woman faces the personal and family transitions in her life. Read more »
The Association for Mormon Letters announced honors for publications and other works across a dozen categories at its conference last month. Read more »
Ellis is a 40-something, single LDS man who thrives on cynicism. When he meets cynical Cassandra, he thinks he has met his match, but he may change his mind about love and faith after her sister's... Read more »
The Gentlemen Trio group’s self-titled album, “Gentri,” is No. 5 on Billboard’s Classical Chart and No. 3 on the Classical Crossover Chart. Read more »
“The Law of Moses” is a beautifully written book that tells the heart-rending romance of a small-town girl and a misunderstood boy. Read more »
Bryan's life is changed when he becomes a quadriplegic after a cliff-diving accident. In "My Name is Bryan," author Stacy Lynn Carroll shares how Bryan's childhood made him the man he became and... Read more »
As a teenager, Donny Osmond, a lifelong member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was told that his religion was either true or false. After hearing this, Osmond decided to put his... Read more »
Matt Brown is believed to be the first returned Mormon missionary to win a Division I NCAA wrestling title. He is also a top student, a leader in his LDS branch, a husband and soon-to-be father. Read more »
LDS Church's social media Easter message earned 329 million 'ad-impression views,' thanks in part to strategic YouTube location. The video's reach was greater in Central and South American, rather... Read more »
Jackson Payne recently returned from his two-year mission in South Korea for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and rejoined the national Canadian gymnastics team. Read more »
The rate at which we take offense, demand happiness, allow envy to rule our actions and turn the cameras on ourselves is all evidence that we are looking at the world not through a wide-angle lens,... Read more »
"Freetown" follows the faith-filled and courageous story of six missionaries in war-torn Liberia who flee to Freetown, Sierra Leone, to continue their proselyting. Read more »
A somewhat mysterious ancient document, almost certainly unavailable to Joseph Smith or any of his contemporaries, shows numerous interesting parallels to 1 Nephi in the Book of Mormon. Read more »
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Elder L. Tom Perry of the LDS Quorum of the Twelve Apostles begins cancer treatment today. Fellow quorum member Elder Richard G. Scott has been hospitalized for internal bleeding. The two long-time... Read more »
Teenagers and leaders can join forces to revamp the LDS Church youth dance. Read more »
Elder Dallin H. Oaks, a Latter-day Saint apostle, said defending religious freedoms is essential amidst a global spike of secularism. Read more »
The groundbreaking for Star Valley Wyoming Temple, the state's first, begins at 2 p.m. Join us! Click here to watch. The Star Valley Wyoming Temple will be built near U.S.... Read more »
The first public images of the inside of the sweeping Payson Utah Temple were released Tuesday, days before the start of a monthlong open house expected to draw 500,000 visitors. Leaders said the... Read more »
Some 2,500 spread out over what was once the Haderlie Farm south of Afton, Wyoming, for the much-awaited groundbreaking of the Star Valley Wyoming Temple on Saturday afternoon. Read more »
The announcement was ordinary and without fanfare. Larry Pressler would be confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the weekly services of the Chevy Chase... Read more »
The basic principles of warfare haven't changed in thousands of years. So what can the study of military history tell us about the plausibility of the Book of Mormon? Read more »
Sherry Allred, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is the composer and writer of “Nephi and the Sword of Laban,” a musical that has “been brewing within... Read more »
With a backlog of more than 6 million indexed images with an estimated 19.5 million names waiting to be arbitrated through the FamilySearch indexing system, FamilySearch is scheduling the first... Read more »
Freeman Dyson, a physicist and mathematician, recently sat down with The New York Times, sharing that the most unexpected book he keeps on his bookshelf is a copy of the Book of Mormon. Read more »
This is the story of one girl, two women and a cupcake. It is a story of light in the dark, and the influence that one person can have on thousands. Read more »
North Star International’s 2015 conference is underway at the Utah Valley Convention Center at 220 W. Center St. in Provo and will run through Saturday. Read more »
Elder L. Tom Perry, 92, returned home Wednesday night and was resting comfortably, a church spokesman said, after a short stay in the hospital for observation and testing due to trouble breathing. Read more »
Is it time to do away with the youth dance? No. And here are some good reasons why. Read more »
"The Time of the Fireflies" and "Forbidden" by Kimberley Griffiths Little are finalists in their respective categories for the Whitney Awards, which recognize novels by members of the LDS Church,... Read more »
Recent general conference messages inspired us to compile a list of marriage advice from past and present LDS Church leaders. Read more »
Cause for Hope helps families in poverty to become self-sufficient business owners, budget-keepers and entrepreneurs. Its unique mentoring program has helped 1,600 families since 2001 in poor... Read more »
The Cultural Hall in Nauvoo, Illinois, had more than 20 other different uses, including entertainment, church meetings, business, dances and funerals. Read more »
A.D." continues to be engaging, inspiring entertainment. But as the series proceeds, it is becoming even more important for those interested in the Bible to spend time with the text itself to see... Read more »
Sixteen-year-old Charlie Reynolds feels out of place navigating a world beyond sports as she takes a new job at a boutique to pay a speeding ticket and realizes she's falling in love with her... Read more »
Joseph and Emma Smith worked together to juggle church responsibilities and family life. Their letters provide inspiration to today's parents, who have similar struggles. Read more »
The Knowles Collection, a free online Jewish genealogy database, has recently reached its 1 millionth record milestone and is now easily searchable online through FamilySearch. Read more »
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