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LDS Church's General Women's Session focuses on importance of family, home

Speakers for the General Women's Session focused on the family and home.

Book review: YA novel 'Run' shares teen's search for identity

"Run," JoLyn Brown's first young adult novel, portrays a summer that changes a teenage girl struggling to find her identity. Read more »

March 28, 2015

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The Gospels reflect the value of different perspectives

The New Testament features gospel accounts by four different writers with four different perspectives. The story of the mortal Jesus and the risen Christ is far too large for any single account to... Read more »

March 28, 2015

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LDS Church releases Easter video, campaign

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In honor of the life and sacrifice of Jesus Christ, the Church is encouraging members to participate in a campaign this Easter season to share their witness of the Savior. The campaign is called... Read more »

March 28, 2015

New exhibit featuring 1,500 missionary name tags opens on Temple Square

A new missionary exhibit opened Friday in the North Visitors' Center on Temple Square, according to the Temple Square Facebook page. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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ValueSpeak: The greatest thing you'll ever learn

I’m not trying to say that Mike’s foot was suddenly physically healed by a loving and well-intentioned kiss from his 3-year-old son. But there’s no denying that that pure,... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Millennials are the ‘don’t judge generation’ on sexual morality: Survey

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Most young adults of every religion, race and ethnicity support access to affordable contraception. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Lexi Hansen forgives driver who hit her (+video)

In a recent video, Lexi Hansen shares why she has been able to become friends with the driver who hit her one year ago. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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A history of the death penalty in America

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In preparation for the upcoming Supreme Court case, Glossip v. Gross, which will decide the legality of certain forms of execution by injection, The National Catholic Register has declared that... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Why confession is good for the mind and soul

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Faith leaders said the goal of religious confession is to affirm that the confessor is unconditionally loved, rather than to shame or scold. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Defending the Faith: Joseph, the stone and the hat: Why it all matters

Joseph Smith used a stone in a hat to help him in his translation of the Book of Mormon. Critics have made merry over this, but it makes sense and it's actually an indicator that he was telling the... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Why I don’t call myself a ‘Mormon feminist'

Like a team of horses, when we work together for shared goals of personal progress, we can be guided by the Savior who holds the reins and has every desire to see us succeed, work a straight path... Read more »

March 26, 2015

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Obama to host Pope Francis at White House in September

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President Obama will welcome Pope Francis to the White House during the pontiff’s U.S. visit in September, ” White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Thursday. Read more »

March 26, 2015

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Returning LDS missionary, father battling leukemia share tender embrace at airport

As Elder Carsten Ashton scrolled through his mom's email, one sentence jumped out: "Your dad has been diagnosed with cancer." Read more »

March 26, 2015

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'A marvellous work and a wonder': A look back at the translation of the Book of Mormon 185 years after it was first published

A "series of miraculous events" led to the Book of Mormon first being made available for the public to purchase on March 26, 1830. Read more »

March 26, 2015

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'Amazed by Grace' by Sheri Dew explores questions about grace, Atonement

In "Amazed by Grace," author Sheri Dew explores four questions related to grace and the Atonement. Read more »

March 26, 2015

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In the Whirled: The victory of spring

Spring is a reminder of renewal, hope and the message of Jesus Christ. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Finding faith in an anatomy lab

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The "Bodies Filled with Light" exhibit at Brigham Young University, which will close in April, highlights unexpected overlaps between religion and anatomy. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Heaven can wait, Christian bookstore chain says

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If you're looking for the latest personal narrative book on someone "visiting" heaven, pass over a visit to LifeWay Christian Bookstores, a Southern Baptist-owned chain that's scrapping the popular... Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Iran film portrays the Prophet Muhammad, drawing criticism

Here in this Persian replica of Mecca, built at the cost of millions of dollars, an Iranian film company is attempting to offer the world a literal glimpse of the Prophet Muhammad despite... Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Picturing history: The Mormon Battalion at Tucson

Heading northwest from the San Pedro River, the Mormon Battalion approached the Presidio at the Mexican outpost of Tucson, now in Arizona, on Dec. 16, 1846. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Meet the Muslim actor playing Jesus in Bill O’Reilly’s ‘Killing Jesus’

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The three Abrahamic religions will collide on Palm Sunday (March 29) when the television special premieres, with a 24-year-old Muslim actor playing Jesus, the Jewish rabbi who Christians believe... Read more »

March 24, 2015

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Brooklyn hot-plate fire leads Orthodox Jews to re-evaluate Sabbath safety

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JERUSALEM — As the bodies of seven children from an Orthodox Jewish family were buried in Israel on Monday after dying in a Brooklyn, N.Y., fire on Saturday, observant Jews around the world... Read more »

March 23, 2015

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Why Ted Cruz launched his presidential campaign at Liberty University

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Cruz’s decision to use Liberty University as his platform for launching a national campaign for the presidency speaks volumes about how his campaign will play out, according to the Washington... Read more »

March 23, 2015

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What Mormons should know about NBC's new television series 'A.D.'

A panel of New Testament scholars at Brigham Young University discuss the new television series "A.D." and what LDS Church members should know about the stories being featured. Read more »

March 23, 2015

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Pope Francis takes a dim view of the death penalty, but not all Catholics are convinced

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Pope Francis last week issued his most forceful call yet to abolish the death penalty, one that seemed to go even beyond current church teaching. Read more »

March 23, 2015

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