Leo Tolstoy made an astonishing statement about the future power and prominence of Mormonism.
"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 »
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 »
Last month, many Facebook users participated in a challenge that required them to post 10 books that have influenced them. Read more »
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 »
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 »
“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 »
Kevin J Worthen was installed as BYU’s 13th president during a devotional assembly on Tuesday in the Marriott Center. Read more »
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 »
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 »
A recent restaurant meal lured to my remembrance a memory of seafood, my mission president and Spencer W. Kimball, the 12th president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »
LDS Church leaders may now begin to deliver their general conference talks in their native languages. Until now, conference talks have been in English only. English subtitles will be displayed on... Read more »
A typo in a handout leads to record Relief Society activity participation. Read more »
Author Diane Stevenson Stone has written a historical novel based on her pilgrim ancestor Mary Chilton. Read more »
Heroin addiction is a growing problem in the U.S. One family's story might help others prevent and deal with the problem as well as helping others become more aware. Read more »
The Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple received ENR Southeast’s top prize in the cultural/worship category, according to the ENR Southeast website at southeast.construction.com. Read more »
When a little boy wonders why he needs to be baptized, an older sibling gives eight reasons with real-life situations to which the boy can relate in "I Want to be Baptized" by Annalisa Hall and... Read more »
Any repetitive behavior or use of a substance that results in a loss of agency fits the definition of addiction, whether it be gambling, drinking, viewing pornography, lying, hoarding, using drugs,... Read more »
We will all face adversity in our lives. Our ability to find strength during those times will help us not only make it through those times but come out on the other end stronger. Read more »
Book review: ‘The Hitler Dilemma: A Mormon Boy in the German Army’ shows the power of faith during difficult times
Based on true events, “The Hitler Dilemma: a Mormon Boy in the German Army” tells how one boy was able to focus on God during the dark days in Germany. Read more »
A 20-year old Utah woman serving as a missionary in the Australia Sydney South Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was critically injured Friday after being hit by a car... Read more »
'Meet the Mormons' host, comedian Jenna Kim Jones auditions to host 'America's Funniest Home Videos'
LDS comedian and alumna of "The Daily Show" Jenna Kim Jones released a YouTube video describing the pros and cons of hiring her as Tom Bergeron's replacement as the host of "America's Funniest Home... Read more »
My story is as improbable as many of the stories of BYU-Hawaii students — growing up in remote villages, yet finding their way to campus and perhaps even learning English as a second language. Read more »
This reader is looking for a living situation that fits her Latter-day Saint standards. Read more »
Our oldest turned 14, had been asking for a mobile phone, and following a fair amount of discussion and postponing the inevitable, we graciously relented. Here is the contract we asked him to sign... Read more »
From the time of Adam and Eve, there has been stress in the world — by divine design — and generally the stress is beneficial to survival and growth, said E. Karen Shores. Read more »
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Hundreds of thousands of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the renovated Ogden Utah Temple and in meetinghouses on Sunday to watch President Thomas S. Monson... Read more »
Leo Tolstoy, abhorring organized religion, but drawn to the religion of the soul, and sympathetic to struggling sects, made an astonishing statement about the future power and prominence of Mormonism. Read more »
Troy Dunn, who has served twice a Mormon bishop, has worked to reunite more than 40,000 people with their families over the past 25 years of his professional career. Read more »
Youths from the Ogden area spent their Saturday singing and dancing in celebration of the remodeled Ogden Utah Temple for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during a “cultural... Read more »
D.H. Lawrence said, “Tragedy is like strong acid — it dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.” In Scott Shelton's post-tragedy message lies a glimpse into the human heart... Read more »
A painting by a Utah artist brought some comfort to relatives of Nancy Vea, an LDS missionary serving in Oklahoma who was killed in August. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
This week's comic shares how "sacred text" might mean something different in the 21st century. Read more »
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 »
Something inside of all of us wants to get close to special people. And if we can't touch them, we want to touch — or just see — things their hands have touched. Read more »
An old journal brought back memories of my father's encouraging me to write. I gained insight into life from my father’s positive attributes. His recording his experiences in a journal left a... Read more »
Gustav Palm, a young man in Norway during World War II, survives by joining the Waffen-SS after invasion. His future wife, Agnes Erdos, is an ethnic Jew from Hungary sent to the death camps of... Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Jessica Warner's "Pioneer Children Sang as They Walked" teaches the history of pioneer children in an interesting and captivating way children of all ages can enjoy. Read more »
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