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Founding member of SEAL Team Six shares his journey to the LDS Church

During his 16 years as a SEAL, Frank Phillips lived hard and experienced things most will only see in movies.

'The Candy Bomber' to speak in Veteran's Speaker Series

Gail Halvorsen, also known as "The Candy Bomber" and from the movie "Meet the Mormons," will be featured in the Veteran Speaker Series at the Salt Lake City Library on May 4. Read more »

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All 4 of Joseph Smith's firsthand accounts of the First Vision released in 10 languages

For the first time, the Joseph Smith Papers has translated all four of Joseph Smith's firsthand accounts of the First Vision into 10 languages. Read more »

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Head of Salt Lake Catholic diocese named Archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

His Holiness, Pope Francis has named the leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City the new Archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, the Catholic Church announced today. Read more »

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Utah's Catholic bishop named archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

Pope Francis has named Bishop John C. Wester, leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City, the new archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Read more »

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Forbes contributor: What entrepreneurs, businesses can learn from LDS Church's online marketing

Joshua Steimle recently shared lessons he has learned from LDS Church digital campaigns, and its ability to remain one of the world's most advanced large organization. Read more »

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Mormon humanitarian Bishnu Adhikari, family safe after Nepal earthquake

Bishnu Adhikari, one of six LDS Church members featured in the 2014 film, "Meet the Mormons," is alive and actively engaged in the recovery effort following Saturday's devastating earthquake in Nepal. Read more »

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President Uchtdorf speaks at inaugural John A. Widtsoe Symposium at USC

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Love of God and fellowmen is not merely the goal of religion, it is also the path of true discipleship. It is the destination, said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf at the the John A. Widtsoe... Read more »

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FamilySearch arbitration event May 1-8

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 »

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LDS Church to create Central Eurasian Mission in July

LDS Church News

The First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve have approved the creation of the Central Eurasian Mission effective July 1. Read more »

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'As great as hosting the Olympics': Utah's faith leaders prepare for world religions parliament

Hundreds of Utah’s faithful convened Saturday for an “interactive preview” of the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions, which Salt Lake City will host this October. Read more »

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Book review: Charlie N. Holmberg's 'The Glass Magician' is a magical read

In Charlie N. Holmberg's "The Glass Magician," one magician's apprentice must use her wits and her courage to defeat an evil magician bent on bringing the woman he loves back to life — and... Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Book review: YA Whitney Award finalist 'Kiss Kill Vanish' shares adventure that tests family bonds

In "Kiss Kill Vanish" by Jessica Martinez, 17-year-old Valentina Cruz tries to figure out her next step in life after her pampered life falls down around her when she finds out her father is more... Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Days of '47 royalty announced

The 2015 Days of ’47 queen is Madeline Kay Field, a student at Utah State University, who is the daughter of Mathew Field from Draper, and Lisa Wiebolt from Syracuse. Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Will international court decisions influence the U.S. Supreme Court on marriage?

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Dueling briefs argue how overseas court decisions on same-sex marriage should figure into the Supreme Court's deliberations on the question, about which arguments will be heard next week. Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Ground broken for Star Valley Wyoming Temple

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 »

April 25, 2015

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: A different view of the parable of the talents

"Talent" as a noun is an excuse. If you don't think you have it, you don’t have to try. ... However, what if we changed the word "talent" to mean "practice"? Read more »

April 25, 2015

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North Star Conference concludes Saturday

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 »

April 25, 2015

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Streaming video: Long-awaited Star Valley Wyoming Temple groundbreaking

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. Highway 89... Read more »

April 25, 2015

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Jerry Earl Johnston: Euphemisms can't capture 'The Book of Mormon' musical

For the first time, many local theater-goers will see the sight gags and hear the song lyrics that, until now, have been masked by euphemisms such as “coarse,” “graphic” and... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Q-and-A with Elder Oaks: Protecting religious freedom an individual duty

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, a Latter-day Saint apostle, said defending religious freedoms is essential amidst a global spike of secularism. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Jesus' supposed burial cloth is on display again after 5 years

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Venerated as the burial cloth of Jesus Christ, the Shroud of Turin is on public display again in Italy after a five-year absence. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Faith leaders call for religious protections ahead of gay marriage hearing

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As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments on Tuesday that could wind up legalizing gay marriage nationwide, dozens of Christian leaders have issued a call to civil authorities to... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Preview event this weekend for global religious summit in Salt Lake

This weekend local dignitaries will host an event in anticipation of this fall's Parliament of the World's Religions. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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'A family of faith': First Congregational Church celebrates its 150th anniversary

First Congregational Church celebrates its familial legacy and the congregation's impact on the community over the past 150 years. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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ValueSpeak: How's your technical track record?

If we have established a personal history of integrity, honesty, hard work and fair play, people will tend to give us the benefit of the doubt when we occasionally fall humanly short of perfection. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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