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'His paths are righteous': Elder Cook speaks to young adults in Logan area

Elder Quentin L. Cook, an apostle for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke Sunday.

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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Obama in State of the Union: Tax wealthy, help middle class

President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that the "shadow of crisis" has passed America and urged Congress to build on economic gains by raising taxes on the nation's wealthiest to pay for... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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22 online dating tips for Mormon YSA men

So you sent a smile to that girl? You swiped right and matched? And now you want to know what to do? Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Image of Asia: Hindus pray to wash away sins in the rivers

A Hindu man prays alongside other devotees at the Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers, on the morning of the new moon during the annual Magh Mela festival in... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Pope: Catholics don't have to breed 'like rabbits'

Pope Francis is firmly upholding church teaching banning contraception, but said Monday that Catholics don't have to breed "like rabbits" and should instead practice "responsible parenting." Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Community rallies around former hoops star who suffered accident on her LDS mission

Kendal Levine was hit by a car in September while serving an LDS mission in Australia. Last Thursday, her alma mater honored her at a game against region rival Tooele. Fans for both teams embraced... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Dick Harmon: BYU football enlisting missionary prospects at a record rate

At least 16 football players who just finished or will soon conclude missionary service for the LDS faith will be counted upon to fill BYU's 2015 roster. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Pope: Charlie Hebdo 'punch' comment not a justification of violence

Pope Francis says he wasn't justifying violence when he said a friend who had cursed his mother could "expect a punch" in return. Rather, he says he was only expressing a very human response to a... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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LDS missionaries carol at mall in Ghana

LDS Church News

In Ghana — a nation of 25 million people designated as the most religious country in the world by the Pew Educational Trust in Philadelphia — the holiday tradition of Christmas caroling... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

Ask Angela: Student loan debt and marriage

He says her college debt is too much; considers ending the relationship. Angela offers advice. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Family history forges ties with biological family

A father and daughter on opposite coasts learn more about their wife and mother’s biological family’s genealogy. Their relationship with their family has grown in recent years, becoming... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Mitzvah Day: 'Repairing the world' one service project at a time

Community members volunteer during Mitzvah Day on Sunday to make blankets and sack lunches for those in need as part of an effort to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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FamilySearch launches app gallery

FamilySearch.org has recently launched an online App Gallery at familysearch.org/apps to help patrons find FamilySearch’s partner apps. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Record 6 million turn out for pope's final day in Manila

A record 6 million people poured into Manila's rain-soaked streets and its biggest park Sunday as Pope Francis ended his Asian pilgrimage with an appeal for Filipinos to protect their young from... Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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How research makes the world a more humble place

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Psychologists who research how to define character traits like humility make it easier to analyze and promote virtuous living. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Deseret News National Edition: Analysis of SCOTUS decision, Karl Rove speaks

Mark Kellner and Deanie Wimmer discuss the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to hear all four marriage equality cases from the 6th Circuit Court. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Jerry Earl Johnston: The hidden, Christian heart of Cuba

My friend Bob and his wife, Bev, are off to Havana, Cuba, next week. So the little island has been on my mind — again. I've been fascinated with the place since first taking Spanish in junior... Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Philippine crowd building for papal Mass

Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos filled Manila's main park for Pope Francis' final Mass on Sunday, braving a steady rain to hear the pontiff's message of hope for the Southeast Asian country's... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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LDS Church releases dates of temple openings in Indianapolis and Peru, 3rd and 4th of 2015

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced summer open house and dedication dates for the new Indianapolis Indiana Temple and the Trujillo Peru Temple, the... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Latest Charlie Hebdo cover continues to roil Muslim world

The famed French weekly Charlie Hebdo has continued to draw a somewhat contradictory reaction across the Muslim world. Many Muslims have expressed disgust at the deadly assault on the magazine's... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Pope braves approaching storm to comfort typhoon victims

Pope Francis braved an approaching tropical storm Saturday to travel to the far eastern Philippines to comfort survivors of the deadly Typhoon Haiyan. He was so emotionally undone by their loss... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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AP NewsBreak: Bible colleges sue for right to issue degrees

Bible colleges in Illinois have filed a federal lawsuit against state education regulators, seeking the unencumbered right to award degrees to students who complete their programs. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Why do religious people of color care so much about climate change?

National Edition

Hispanic Catholics and black Protestants are more likely than members of other religious groups to express concern about climate change. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Book review: 'Escape to the Sea' is a tumultuous ride

"Escape to the Sea" by Tera Mecham has all the story elements it should need for a good book; romance, heartbreak, betrayal, danger, new love, surprises and finding the truth. However, the story... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Conscience rights loom over Supreme Court's decision to take on gay marriage

National Edition

Although individual rights of conscience are not a formal part of the pending Supreme Court case on whether states can define marriage, issues of religious freedom and culture loom over the question. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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