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15 lesser-known but important events in LDS Church history

These lesser-known but important events include the 1916 doctrinal exposition on the Father and the Son.

Taylor Halverson: What is a lecture? A technology of learning

The fields of teaching, learning and technology are ripe for change. New technologies and learning designs of all sorts will emerge to support the incredible potential of human learning no longer... Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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What a pioneer trek taught me

On the trail as a ma and pa for a trek, we were reminded of the truthfulness of a quote by Sister Marjorie Pay Hinckley: "Oh, how we need each other." Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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Book review: '#Eternity' shares wisdom, advice to lead toward eternal marriage

Geared toward young people, "#Eternity" emphasizes 10 fundamental doctrines found in "The Family: A Proclamation to the World" that create and sustain happy marriage. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2015

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Reader voices: Learning to trust and not fear through the power of prayer

We can be prepared to face temptation and keep the commandments when we read and study the scriptures, pray for guidance and following the promptings of the Holy Ghost. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2015

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A pioneer trek in the hills of California

About 200 California Mormon youths had the chance to honor their pioneer heritage in July by pulling handcarts for 23 miles in the mountains above Santa Barbara. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2015

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Book review: Mom-son duo offer advice in 'Base Hits and Home Run Relationships'

Men and women of all relationship statuses can benefit from this practical and fun dating and marriage baseball-themed guide titled "Base Hits and Home Run Relationships." Read more »

Aug. 15, 2015

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Lindsey Stirling says Mormon lifestyle keeps her safe

Lindsey Stirling talked about following a Mormon lifestyle on tour in a recent interview with the Santa Barbara Independent. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2015

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Washington Mormon choir sings at DC United-Real Salt Lake match

The Mormon Choir of Washington sang the national anthem before a crowd of about 15,000 attending a Major League Soccer match between Real Salt Lake and D.C. United on Aug 1. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2015

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Elder Dallin H. Oaks to speak at BYU graduation

Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will speak at Brigham Young University's summer graduation Thursday, Aug. 13. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2015

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Defending the Faith: Materialism isn't what it used to be

Physics and chemistry are radically transforming our understanding of "matter." Does Mormonism also offer transforming insights on that subject? A Catholic philosopher argues that it does. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2015

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Girls camp movie brought cast members, whether Mormon or not, together

Girls camp, an annual tradition for young women in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, can be an experience filled with arts and crafts, scripture scavenger hunts, hikes and a diverse... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2015

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LDS Church announces 2016 teaching curriculum

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced curriculum for 2016. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Tiffany Gee Lewis: America's greatest idea

This summer, as our family has traveled the West, we've come to appreciate, more than ever, what Wallace Stegner called America's "greatest idea." Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Picturing history: Chariton River, Appanoose County, Iowa

Brigham Young and those who crossed Iowa with him in 1846 crossed and camped near the Chariton River during the period of March 22-31, 1846. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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What's new: Elder Lynn Robbins teaches love is a commitment, behavior, responsibility in 'Love is a Choice’

Elder Lynn Robbins of the presidency of the Seventy instructs love is more than the phrase "I love you" in his book "Love is a Choice." It entails commitment, covenant and responsibility. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Taylor Halverson: What is technology, our master or servant?

Technology is any tool or process created or used by humans to solve a need. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Temples to watch in 2015: 11 temple milestones Latter-day Saints will celebrate this year

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson has called Latter-day Saints "a temple-building and a temple-attending people." This year, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around... Read more »

Aug. 11, 2015

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Wright Words: Did luck, nature or prayer prevent a forest fire?

Many years ago a friend and I nearly started a forest fire in Virginia. Or did we? Read more »

Aug. 11, 2015

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Christian rock album pays tribute to family

LDS singer/songwriter Calee Reed pays tribute to family in her new album, "What Heaven Feels Like." Read more »

Aug. 9, 2015

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Q&A: Telling stories of women and God

McArthur Krishna is a co-author of the children’s book “Girls Who Choose God,” published last fall by Deseret Book. She sat down with the Deseret News to talk about the... Read more »

Aug. 3, 2015

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Book review: 'Bondage' is an engaging first book in Moses Chronicles series

H.B. Moore has taken scriptures, sometimes just a few verses, and created a story around what the lives of those mentioned in the verses may have been like. Now she’s taking on the story of... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015

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DJ Kaskade talks about sticking to standards in the nightclub scene

World-famous disc jockey and record producer Kaskade talked about choosing to live an uncommon lifestyle in the world of electronic dance music during a recent interview with The Daily Beast. Read more »

July 27, 2015

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Emmilie Whitlock: What Jesus Christ taught me about pregnancy

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 »

April 14, 2015

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LDS Charities gives million-dollar humanitarian effort for Syrian refugees

With tens of thousands of ill-prepared refugees fleeing war-torn Syria, LDS Charities has answered the call for help with more than $1 million in humanitarian aid already provided or in the works... Read more »

Oct. 25, 2012

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