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Exclusive: Primary General Presidency reveals info on women's session origins

Preparing to split up, the LDS General Primary shared their journey in an exclusive interview.

Woman discusses pornography addiction in new Mormon Channel video

The Mormon Channel released a new installment in the "His Grace" video series Wednesday. Read more »

March 4, 2015


Story of LDS man who forgave drunk driver for deaths of family members makes its way to the big screen

The story of Chris Williams' decision to forgive the drunk driver who hit and killed his wife and two children in 2007 is now a major motion picture. Read more »

March 4, 2015


Picturing history: Bentonsport, Van Buren County, Iowa

About four miles northwest of Bonaparte on the Iowa Mormon Trail is the small village of Bentonsport. By the time the Mormon pioneers came through Bentonsport, several flour and saw mills had been... Read more »

March 4, 2015


2015 LDS Film Festival features the familiar and new

Christian Vuissa, director and organizer of the LDS Film Festival, is thrilled with the 2015 lineup of films and programs. Read more »

March 4, 2015

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What's new: 'Yesterday, Today and Forever' by Elder M. Russell Ballard shares grandfathers' insights

Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles has written a new book with gospel messages and includes insights from his two apostle grandfathers. Read more »

March 4, 2015

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LDS missionaries reunite man with his lost mission journals

Missionaries from the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Mission found and returned a box containing one man's personal history and records 13 years after it disappeared. Read more »

March 4, 2015


Wright Words: One of many reasons I will never forget my daughter's baptism

Does the Lord sometimes link memories to demonstrate their importance? Read more »

March 3, 2015


Elder Holland discusses religious freedom, faith with radio host Hugh Hewitt

In a follow-up to his recent speech at Chapman University, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles sat down with popular radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt to discuss not only... Read more »

March 2, 2015


'My mission in 5 minutes': Sister missionary shares the spirit of LDS mission with strangers through video

Alena Helzer turned 19 three days before President Thomas S. Monson, president of the LDS Church, announced the missionary age change at general conference. She remembers that it was that moment... Read more »

March 2, 2015


Mentor to Brandon Mull, James Dashner chose morality, LDS Church over mafia

David Farland overcame a rough childhood to become a writer, a mentor to some of the most well-known authors in the world and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read more »

March 2, 2015


Book review: 'The Healer' merges Welsh legends, spiritual gifts in speculative novel

"The Healer" by Gregg Luke delves into Welsh legends as Christian Pendragon becomes a part of one when he is given an ancient relic and the ability to heal. It's a story of faith, history, medicine... Read more »

March 1, 2015


Wright Words: Lowe’s manager doesn’t give a hoot how old you are

How a trip to a Lowe's in Woodstock, Virginia, taught father and son that every customer matters, every item is worth finding, and no one should give a hoot how old you are. Read more »

Feb. 28, 2015


Blind girl's imagination takes viewers of a new Comcast commercial on journey to 'Oz'

“Emily’s Oz,” a Comcast commercial that aired Feb. 22 during the 87th Academy Awards, has captured the hearts of people across the country. Read more »

Feb. 27, 2015


In Our Lovely Deseret: The brothers of the Prophet Joseph Smith

Joseph Smith Jr. had five brothers who lived to adulthood. Each made a contribution to the work, and each had a unique relationship with their prophet-brother. What was each one like? Read more »

Feb. 22, 2015


The Australian teen, Studio C and finding cousins: Cool stories from RootsTech 2015

Tasman, a 15-year-old from Australia, played his saxophone near shopping centers for hours each weekend for three months in order to raise money to attend the RootsTech Conference this past weekend. Read more »

Feb. 19, 2015

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Treble at the organ

When I was called to be the ward organist, I had two problems, one minor and one major: I was nine months pregnant with my first baby, and I didn’t know how to play the organ. Read more »

Feb. 17, 2015


Mormon designer shares goodness, has missionary opportunities through app and Instagram account

For the past 18 years, Rhonna Farrer has tried to incorporate her mantra, "uplift and inspire," into her work as an artist. Now she shares positive messages with more than 60,000 followers on... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Faith leaders leave Vatican with high hopes for the beginning of a new marriage movement

Leaders of the Catholic, protestant, evangelical and other faiths wrapped up a three-day conference on marriage on Wednesday cheered by new relationships and expressing deep gratitude for President... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014


Q&A with President Henry B. Eyring, Elder L. Tom Perry and Bishop Gérald Caussé

Deseret News Editor Paul Edwards sat down in Vatican City with LDS Church leaders to discuss the significance of Humanum: An International Interreligious Colloquium on The Complementarity of Man... Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014


Vatican brings faiths, including LDS, together in historic conference on marriage, family

Conference on complementarity of man and woman in marriage also represents historic LDS participation in a Vatican event with the pope. President Henry B. Eyring will provide a witness for marriage... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014


184th Semiannual General Conference talk summaries (+photos)

Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions, including the Sept. 27 General Women's Meeting, will be posted to DeseretNews.com throughout the weekend. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014


New parallel-book series by four LDS authors provides 'the full story'

Four authors come together to write a unique parallel-book series based on life issues that everyday women face, giving readers of this nine-book series the opportunity to read intertwining stories... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2013


Today in the Bloggernacle: Missionary videos, a Bible video and a Hunger Games parody video

What happens when some hungry kids chase mom through a "Hunger Games"-like setting? Hilarity. Plus, a powerful new Bible video depicting Christ's declaration of being the Messiah. And two powerful... Read more »

June 1, 2012


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