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Faith leaders leave Vatican with hopes for start of a new marriage movement

Leaders of the Catholic, protestant, evangelical and other faiths wrapped up a three-day conference on marriage.

Capturing 'Mormon Faces': LDS mother, daughter share goodness on Instagram

A fascination with people and a desire to share goodness led Sandi and Claire Gentry — a mother and daughter from Ladera Ranch, California — to create an Instagram account they titled... Read more »

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Mormon creator of 'Battlestar Galactica' dared to produce something profound

Television is a medium that celebrates vapidity, but with "Battlestar Galactica," Glen A. Larson produced something profound. Read more »

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Deseret Book downtown window display to be unveiled Friday

The new window display for the downtown Deseret Book store will be unveiled Friday, Nov. 21, at 5:30 p.m. Read more »

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Vernal teens catch vision of early-morning indexing

Youths from a Vernal ward spend every other Tuesday mornings at the temple and then indexing on the other Tuesday. Read more »

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Klein Ward youths index 107,000 names in two months

An indexing challenge of boys versus girls brings out not only a competitive spirit but also surprises the young men and women of a Klein Ward with how easy and fun family history work can be. Read more »

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Dalai Lama to speak at religion parliament in Salt Lake City

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be one of two keynote speakers Oct. 15-19 at the 2015 Parliament of the World's Religions in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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David Archuleta and Studio C to perform at RootsTech 2015

"American Idol" finalist David Archuleta and BYUtv's Studio C are the latest be announced as participants at RootsTech 2015, the largest family history conference in the world. Read more »

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Pastors opposed to same-sex marriage vow not to participate in any civil ceremonies

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What’s the surest way conservative pastors can avoid any government mandate to perform same-sex marriages? According to one prominent religious journal and a growing number of ministers, the... Read more »

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Some evangelicals welcome Obama’s plan for immigration reform

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While Republican leaders blast President Obama for taking executive action on immigration reform, some prominent evangelical leaders are welcoming the president’s plans to keep about 5... Read more »

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Is saying the Pledge of Allegiance voluntary? Family and school spar in court

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Attorneys offered contrasting interpretations of the Pledge of Allegiance during oral arguments Wednesday in a New Jersey family's lawsuit claiming a school district is discriminating against their... Read more »

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What the heck is RootsTech and 6 reasons why you can't miss it

Thousands of people will be converging on Salt Lake this next year to attend RootsTech. Read more »

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What Uber can learn from this biblical figure

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Uber is riding high in terms of startup companies. But its recent fall from grace shows there may be problems brewing — ones it can avoid if it reads a certain biblical story. Read more »

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Brittany Maynard, right-to-die voice, advocates from the grave

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Brittany Maynard chose to die Nov. 1, but on what would have been her 30th birthday Wednesday, her voice in support of the Right to Die movement rang loud. Read more »

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Pope demands just distribution of world's bounty

Pope Francis demanded a more just distribution of the world's bounty for the poor and hungry Thursday, telling a U.N. conference on nutrition that access to food is a basic human right that... Read more »

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Defending the Faith: A note on the limits of archaeology

Archaeological research has provided invaluable knowledge about ancient history and the human past more generally. But, like everything human in this life, it has distinct limitations. Read more »

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'Fire is catching,' so catch up with Katniss

For those who may not be as familiar with Suzanne Collins' book trilogy, here's what you need to know heading into the first leg of the two-part finale. Read more »

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Cancer patient finds strength in indexing

Diana Karras, of Roy, got into indexing before she was diagnosed with Stage 3 Lymphoma cancer. Indexing helped her through her ordeal with cancer that is now in remission. Read more »

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Cemeteries are family history centers for Virginia woman

Melyssa Webb does her family history work by using an app called BillionGraves to take over 132,000 pictures of headstones. The information found on these stones is transcribed and put on... Read more »

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For his brothers: American Fork family with 4 disabled children finds joy, inspiration in son's football experience

When Nathan Honey steps onto the football field, he is playing for his four brothers who suffer from a genetic disorder, Duchenne muscular dystrophy. He is the family's "strong man" carrying the... Read more »

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'VeggieTales' spinoff debuts on Netflix Nov. 26

Netflix and DreamWorks Animation team up to premiere a new design and series for the VeggieTales cast. Read more »

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5 reasons why we want to believe Jesus was married

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Another day, another stunning blockbuster report that … Jesus was married! And to Mary Magdalene! Read more »

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Aide: Obama open to limits in war authorization

The Obama administration is open to limits on the duration of its military efforts in Iraq and Syria and on the potential use of ground forces in a new war authorization against the Islamic State,... Read more »

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Al Fox Carraway blogs about pregnancy, learning to trust God's plan

Popular LDS blogger Al Fox Carraway recently blogged on LDSDaily.com and expressed how the birth of her new daughter has taught her that sometimes God’s plan for us is different from the plan... Read more »

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5 lessons from a woman who loved her priest

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The New York Times recently spoke to an Italian couple — a woman and a priest — who didn’t plan on falling in love, but have nonetheless deeply changed each other's lives. What... Read more »

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Jabari Parker posts photo of himself with LDS missionaries

Jabari Parker, a professional basketball player and member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, posted a picture with two LDS missionaries on Instagram Monday. Read more »

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