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Sutton Foster promises 'an intimate look at me' at BYU performances

For her "An Evening with Sutton Foster" performances has a clear objective to introduce herself.

Book review: ‘In Plain Sight’ has interesting premise, but is rather plain

Accused of a murder he didn’t commit and on the run from law enforcement, a man puts his trust in a complete stranger to prove his innocence. While the premise behind "In Plain Sight" by... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Matthew Godfrey: Understanding wording changes in the Doctrine and Covenants

Why the wording in some Doctrine and Covenants revelations differs from the original. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Mormon missionaries use song, ukuleles to share the gospel

Whether during Sunday's church services or Monday's family home evening, performances of hymns and primary songs are important to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Fathers and sons campout

Like many wards in the LDS Church, our ward holds an annual fathers and sons campout. It’s a chance for fathers and sons to spend a little quality time together — by huddling close in... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Numbers and the value of 1

Numbers make many people uncomfortable, but the number 1 changes everything. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Utah family facing son's rare illness finds strength in Mormon faith

Five-year-old Benjamin Buchanan is the only known case in the state of Utah with Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Defending the Faith: 2 legal tests of Joseph Smith's integrity

An accurate understanding of Joseph Smith's many encounters with the law reflects positively, not poorly, upon his character. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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LDS convert Danor Gerald is star of new 'Saints and Soldiers' film

Actor Danor Gerald, an LDS convert, is the star of "Saints and Soldiers: The Void." Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Utah family shares quirky, inspiring Mormon conversion story through book

Phyllis Bestor shares the quirky, inspiring story of her family's 1960s move to Orem and conversion to the gospel in her book, "How to Live Among Mormons and Not Become One … You Can't!" Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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BYU basketball star Tyler Haws shares favorite Book of Mormon scripture

Brigham Young University basketball star Tyler Haws recently shared one of his favorite scriptures from the Book of Mormon in a video for a YouTube series called I Love the Book of Mormon. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Florida teen invites dozens of friends to LDS Church, 6 serve full-time missions

Junior Reyes was the only young man in his church congregation in 2010 until he invited other young men to join him at church. Four years later, six of those men have served full-time missions,... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Tips: Mom of five says MS diagnosis helped her discover 'The Essence of a Mother'

When the physical limitations of multiple sclerosis kept Julie Jensen from doing what she believed a "good" mother was supposed to do, she was forced to reexamine her beliefs and, in the process,... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Picturing history: Seventies Hall, Nauvoo, Illinois

The original Seventies Hall was constructed as a place where members of the Seventy could assemble to conduct quorum business. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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In the Whirled: Time to kill the exclamation point!

As we’ve morphed from the handwritten letter to the email to the text or “comment,” we’ve had to navigate how to convey our emotions in shorter bursts of thought. This can... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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'Mormon Guitar' dad releases album of LDS hymns with the help of his children

For Ben Howington, hymns aren't simply sung during church services or even reserved for Sundays. They have become the soundtrack to his life, with each playing a role in his efforts to come closer... Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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D.C. Mormons kick off Day to Serve 2014 with the Nats

Over 1,300 Mormons including over 400 missionaries, kicked of Day to Serve 2014 at a baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the Philadelphia Phillies. Members donated to the thousands... Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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BYU professor speaks on unnoticed assumptions about the Book of Abraham

BYU professor of religion and ancient studies Kerry Muhlestein spoke at the annual FairMormon conference on Aug. 7. He said understanding beginning assumptions can help find further knowledge,... Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Wright Words: Yes, you should try to change your spouse

Maybe I’m crazy, but I'm glad my wife is trying to change her flawed husband. She knows just how much better I could be if I had the same confidence in myself that she has in me. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Ask Angela: My LDS singles ward is one big mutual activity

I'm struggling in my ward because I feel like I'm being treated like a teenager. How can I change this? Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Comic: When the concluding speaker's fear is realized

Sometimes speaking last in sacrament meeting of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can lead to real problems. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Book review: 'Twisted Fate' is a trio of suspenseful tales

Not necessarily all spooky, the three stories in "Twisted Fate" are similar in that they have unanswered questions throughout the telling, but they aren't ghost stories. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2014

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Tongan community holds festival to inspire young readers

Members of the Provo Utah Wasatch Tongan Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrate the Makai Reading Initiative, a program designed to get young kids enthusiastic about... Read more »

Aug. 9, 2014

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Book review: 'Common Ground, Different Opinions' shares essays on doctrinal issues

Members of the LDS Church are often asked difficult question concerning their doctrine. This book contains essays by different church members expressing their ideas on what doctrines mean and how... Read more »

Aug. 9, 2014

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LDS attorney lists what Mormons need to know about religious freedom today

Hannah Smith, a Mormon and senior counsel for the Becket Fund, which has secured some historic federal and U.S. Supreme Court rulings defending religious freedom, spoke about key areas for current... Read more »

Aug. 8, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Christian artist encourages viewers to show Christ's love and 'Do Something'

Christian artist Matthew West has been on a journey of telling inspirational stories through song, and one of his latest songs called "Do Something" has struck a chord with many. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2014

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