Orson Hyde

Picturing history: Barnoldswick, Lancashire

In early 1838, as their missions to Great Britain drew to a close, Elders Heber C. Kimball and Orson Hyde resolved to organize and strengthen the branches of the... Read more »

April 4, 2012


Picturing history: Mormon Battalion, Fort Leavenworth

One member of the Mormon Battalion died on the second day of the journey. The battalion reached Fort Leavenworth, Kan., on Aug. 1, 1846. Some had malaria-like symptoms... Read more »

Jan. 11, 2012


First LDS stake in Russia organized

MOSCOW — The LDS Church's first stake in Russia — its second in the former Soviet Union — was created Sunday. Read more »

June 6, 2011


Bloggers trumpet bond between Mormons and Jews

David Ben-Gurion, Israels first prime minister, once had a conversation with future LDS President Ezra Taft Benson. There are no people in the world who understand... Read more »

Feb. 28, 2011

1 comment

Israeli guide talks about 16 years of working with LDS tour groups

Asher Ashkenazi talks about the country he loves, his experiences with Latter-day Saints and why he thinks it's important for people of all faiths to visit the Holy Land. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2010


  • Oldest first
  • Newest first
  • Most recommended
to comment

DeseretNews.com encourages a civil dialogue among its readers. We welcome your thoughtful comments.
About comments