Quentin L. Cook http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Quentin L. Cook en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 01:55:54 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Elder Russell M. Nelson: 'Epistles of the Lord' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631761/Elder-Russell-M-Nelson-Epistles-of-the-Lord.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631761/Elder-Russell-M-Nelson-Epistles-of-the-Lord.html?pg=all Elder Russell M. Nelson speaks during the New Mission Presidents' Seminar held in the Provo, Utah, Missionary Training Center... Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:04:13 MDT 2015 Seminar for New Mission Presidents: The Spirit will teach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631760/2015-Seminar-for-New-Mission-Presidents-The-Spirit-will-teach.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631760/2015-Seminar-for-New-Mission-Presidents-The-Spirit-will-teach.html?pg=all During the seminar, held June 24 through June 28 at the Church’s Provo, Utah Missionary Training Center, 126 new... Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:55:00 MDT Suva Fiji Temple scheduled for rededication in January 2016 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630659/Suva-Fiji-Temple-scheduled-for-rededication-in-January-2016.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630659/Suva-Fiji-Temple-scheduled-for-rededication-in-January-2016.html?pg=all The rededication of the Suva Fiji Temple will take place in early 2016. Sun, 14 Jun 2015 00:12:30 MDT Payson Utah Temple dedicated http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630278/Payson-Utah-Temple-dedicated.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630278/Payson-Utah-Temple-dedicated.html?pg=all LDS Church leaders dedicate the newest temple in Payson, Utah. Sun, 07 Jun 2015 19:45:00 MDT Payson Utah Temple: History and faith resonate at temple dedication http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630281/Payson-Utah-Temple-History-and-faith-resonate-at-temple-dedication.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630281/Payson-Utah-Temple-History-and-faith-resonate-at-temple-dedication.html?pg=all History and faith resonated among those attending the dedication of the Payson Utah Temple on Sunday, June 7. Sun, 07 Jun 2015 19:40:00 MDT Cancer spread quickly in claiming life of apostle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630069/Cancer-spread-quickly-in-claiming-life-of-apostle.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630069/Cancer-spread-quickly-in-claiming-life-of-apostle.html?pg=all Funeral services for Elder L. Tom Perry of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles were held Friday, June 5, 2015, in the... Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:04:47 MDT On eve of Magna Carta's 800th anniversary, Elder Cook speaks about religious freedom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630074/On-eve-of-Magna-Cartas-800th-anniversary-Elder-Cook-speaks-about-religious-freedom.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630074/On-eve-of-Magna-Cartas-800th-anniversary-Elder-Cook-speaks-about-religious-freedom.html?pg=all Offering the Religious Liberty Lecture at Notre Dame Sydney School of Law on May 27, Elder Quentin L. Cook spoke about... Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:20:00 MDT Elder Cook visits Australia, New Zealand http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630075/Elder-Cook-visits-Australia-New-Zealand.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630075/Elder-Cook-visits-Australia-New-Zealand.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook and his wife, Sister Mary Cook, visited Australia and New Zealand from May 22 through May 31—... Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:20:00 MDT BYU Management Society honors Distinguished Utahn http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627633/BYU-Management-Society-honors-Distinguished-Utahn.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627633/BYU-Management-Society-honors-Distinguished-Utahn.html?pg=all The BYU Management Society awarded Harris H. Simmons with the Distinguished Utahn award Tuesday, April 21 at the Little... Fri, 01 May 2015 13:00:07 MDT Why is BYU honoring Robby George, and who is he? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627059/Why-is-BYU-honoring-Robby-George-and-who-is-he.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627059/Why-is-BYU-honoring-Robby-George-and-who-is-he.html?pg=all BYU will grant two honorary degrees at graduation on Thursday, one to Elder Cecil O. Samuelson, well-known in LDS and BYU... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:55:00 MDT 185th Annual General Conference talk summaries, photos http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670802/185th-Annual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670802/185th-Annual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html?pg=all Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions will be posted to DeseretNews.com. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 09:00:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Sunday afternoon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625824/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-afternoon.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625824/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-afternoon.html?pg=all Sunday afternoon session of the 185th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sun, 05 Apr 2015 20:35:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Saturday afternoon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625759/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-afternoon.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625759/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-afternoon.html?pg=all Saturday afternoon session of the 185th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 18:40:00 MDT Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'The Lord is My Light' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625747/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-The-Lord-is-My-Light.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625747/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-The-Lord-is-My-Light.html?pg=all “Our protections in this life and for eternity will be in individual and family righteousness, Church ordinances and... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 15:55:00 MDT Church thrives in Amazon River Basin http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624057/Church-thrives-in-Amazon-River-Basin.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624057/Church-thrives-in-Amazon-River-Basin.html?pg=all Church work began in the Amazon River Basin — once the hub of the world's rubber industry — in 1967; the first... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 11:50:14 MDT RootsTech conference: 'Blessings to the living through family history' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622304/RootsTech-conference-Blessings-to-the-living-through-family-history.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622304/RootsTech-conference-Blessings-to-the-living-through-family-history.html?pg=all Elder Allan F. Packer, Elder L. Whitney Clayton and Elder Kent F. Richards speak during a session on Family Discovery Day... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:49:33 MST RootsTech conference: 'Our Father's plan is about families' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622298/RootsTech-conference-Our-Fathers-plan-is-about-families.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622298/RootsTech-conference-Our-Fathers-plan-is-about-families.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook’s presentation at Family Discovery Day Feb. 14 at RootsTech 2015 was a family affair in more ways... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:10:00 MST From Donny Osmond to Elder Quentin L. Cook, notable Mormons take part in Family Discovery Day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621969/From-Donny-Osmond-to-Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-notable-Mormons-take-part-in-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621969/From-Donny-Osmond-to-Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-notable-Mormons-take-part-in-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all Several notable Mormons were presenters and performers at the final day of the RootsTech Conference Saturday at the Salt... Sat, 14 Feb 2015 19:25:00 MST Freedom of the soul http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621250/Freedom-of-the-soul.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621250/Freedom-of-the-soul.html?pg=all The 11th Article of Faith claims for the Latter-day Saints “the privilege of worshiping Almighty God according to the... Sat, 07 Feb 2015 00:10:00 MST RootsTech Family Discovery Day to be streamed live http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621248/RootsTech-Family-Discovery-Day-to-be-streamed-live.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621248/RootsTech-Family-Discovery-Day-to-be-streamed-live.html?pg=all Family Discovery Day, the expressly LDS component of RootsTech 2015, will be streamed live Feb. 14 and archived on the... Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:15:00 MST Young adult devotional: 'His paths are righteous' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620493/Young-adult-devotional-His-paths-are-righteous.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620493/Young-adult-devotional-His-paths-are-righteous.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles speaks to young adults in Logan, Utah, on Jan. 25. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:40:00 MST 'His paths are righteous' — Elder Cook speaks to young adults in Logan area http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620381/His-paths-are-righteous-2-Elder-Cook-speaks-to-young-adults-in-Logan-area.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620381/His-paths-are-righteous-2-Elder-Cook-speaks-to-young-adults-in-Logan-area.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints speaks to... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:00:00 MST Elder Cook visits Europe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617990/Elder-Cook-visits-Europe.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617990/Elder-Cook-visits-Europe.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook visited the Church's Europe Area on Nov. 14 through Nov. 23, meeting with members and missionaries and... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:34:19 MST LDS Church to create new missions in Utah and Washington in 2015 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618033/LDS-Church-to-create-new-missions-in-Utah-and-Washington-in-2015.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618033/LDS-Church-to-create-new-missions-in-Utah-and-Washington-in-2015.html?pg=all New LDS missions and mission president assignments effective next July began to leak this week and caused a stir. The Utah... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:50:00 MST Former First Lady Laura Bush and daughter Jenna to give keynote at RootsTech 2015 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617557/Former-First-Lady-Laura-Bush-and-daughter-Jenna-to-give-keynote-at-RootsTech-2015.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617557/Former-First-Lady-Laura-Bush-and-daughter-Jenna-to-give-keynote-at-RootsTech-2015.html?pg=all Former First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna Bush Hager will be the keynote speakers at RootsTech in February 2015. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:06:31 MST David Archuleta and Studio C to perform at RootsTech 2015 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616022/David-Archuleta-and-Studio-C-to-perform-at-RootsTech-2015.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616022/David-Archuleta-and-Studio-C-to-perform-at-RootsTech-2015.html?pg=all "American Idol" finalist David Archuleta and BYUtv's Studio C are the latest be announced as participants at RootsTech 2015,... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:12:39 MST LDS woman faces deaths of 2 sons, husband with faith in new Mormon Messages video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615832/LDS-woman-faces-deaths-of-2-sons-husband-with-faith-in-new-Mormon-Messages-video.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615832/LDS-woman-faces-deaths-of-2-sons-husband-with-faith-in-new-Mormon-Messages-video.html?pg=all The newest Mormon Messages video provides a visual for what the scriptures call “ a refiner’s fire.” Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:35:00 MST RootsTech Family Discovery Day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615450/RootsTech-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615450/RootsTech-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all The content of Family Discovery Day is specifically designed to help Latter-day Saint families and members (age 8 and up)... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:55:00 MST LDS leaders, Noelle Pikus-Pace and Al Fox to participate in RootsTech’s Family Discovery Day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615364/LDS-leaders-Noelle-Pikus-Pace-and-Al-Fox-to-participate-in-RootsTech7s-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615364/LDS-leaders-Noelle-Pikus-Pace-and-Al-Fox-to-participate-in-RootsTech7s-Family-Discovery-Day.html?pg=all Speakers at RootsTech 2015’s Family Discovery Day include general authorities, an Olympic medalist and BYUtv's Studio C. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:40:00 MST 184th Semiannual General Conference talk summaries (+photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660539/184th-Semiannual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660539/184th-Semiannual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html?pg=all Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions, including the Sept. 27 General Women's Meeting, will be posted... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:00:00 MDT Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'Choose wisely' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612436/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Choose-wisely.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612436/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Choose-wisely.html?pg=all Elder Quentin L. Cook drew on a favorite comic strip, “Peanuts,” to make a point about decisions in his... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 18:25:00 MDT My view: Sexual orientation is no one's fault, it is an opportunity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606977/Sexual-orientation-is-no-ones-fault-it-is-an-opportunity.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606977/Sexual-orientation-is-no-ones-fault-it-is-an-opportunity.html?pg=all As a life-long member of the LDS Church, and as a mental health professional who also happens to be romantically and... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT Elder Cook: 'Turn the hearts' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606731/Elder-Cook-Turn-the-hearts.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606731/Elder-Cook-Turn-the-hearts.html?pg=all Speaking at the Seminar for New Mission Presidents on June 23, Elder Quentin L. Cook addressed the topic, “Turn the... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 05:25:00 MDT At seminar, Bishop Causse speaks of 'the consecrated missionary' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606733/At-seminar-Bishop-Causse-speaks-of-the-consecrated-missionary.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606733/At-seminar-Bishop-Causse-speaks-of-the-consecrated-missionary.html?pg=all Any disciple of Christ can well ponder the questions “Am I obedient and faithful enough? Am I lacking anything?”... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:21:29 MDT LDS Church releases website to help youths respond to Elder Andersen's temple challenge http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606236/LDS-Church-releases-website-to-help-youths-respond-to-Elder-Andersens-temple-challenge.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606236/LDS-Church-releases-website-to-help-youths-respond-to-Elder-Andersens-temple-challenge.html?pg=all In an effort to help LDS youth around the world reach a challenge issued by an apostle, the Church recently released a number... Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:10:00 MDT Researching Family History: President Monson's message of 'Hastening the Work' and its impact on genealogy, temple work http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605287/President-Monsons-message-of-Hastening-the-Work-and-its-impact-on-genealogy-temple-work.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605287/President-Monsons-message-of-Hastening-the-Work-and-its-impact-on-genealogy-temple-work.html?pg=all The prophet's message of "Hastening the Work" has affected missionary, genealogy and temple work. As workers on the other... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 05:00:00 MDT Elder Cook and Elder Christofferson visit Church's Asia North Area http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605032/Elder-Cook-and-Elder-Christofferson-visit-Churchs-Asia-North-Area.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605032/Elder-Cook-and-Elder-Christofferson-visit-Churchs-Asia-North-Area.html?pg=all The active Latter-day Saints in Japan and Korea are exceptionally committed, said Elder Quentin L. Cook after visiting the... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:40:00 MDT Utah leaders offer mixed reaction on prayer in public square http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602497/Utah-leaders-offer-mixed-reaction-on-prayer-in-public-square.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602497/Utah-leaders-offer-mixed-reaction-on-prayer-in-public-square.html?pg=all Local leaders react to a Supreme Court of the United States ruling that allows religion-specific prayers in government... Mon, 05 May 2014 18:57:48 MDT Elder Cook talks about spiritual rewards at women's conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602344/Elder-Cook-talks-about-spiritual-rewards-at-womens-conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602344/Elder-Cook-talks-about-spiritual-rewards-at-womens-conference.html?pg=all As women faithfully follow Jesus Christ, they will “reap the rewards of righteousness — the reward of... Fri, 02 May 2014 20:31:40 MDT Governor visits Florida temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601712/Governor-visits-Florida-temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601712/Governor-visits-Florida-temple.html?pg=all Florida Governor Visits Fort Lauderdale Temple Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:18:15 MDT Florida governor visits Mormon Fort Lauderdale Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601626/Florida-governor-visits-Mormon-Fort-Lauderdale-Temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601626/Florida-governor-visits-Mormon-Fort-Lauderdale-Temple.html?pg=all Florida Governor Rick Scott visited the Fort Lauderdale Temple April 18 with other political and religious leaders, according... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:08:02 MDT Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'Roots and branches' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600311/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Roots-and-branches.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600311/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Roots-and-branches.html?pg=all In the Saturday afternoon session of general conference, Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve said that... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:05:00 MDT No new LDS temples for now, but President Monson says more to come http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600310/No-new-LDS-temples-for-now-but-President-Monson-says-more-to-come.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600310/No-new-LDS-temples-for-now-but-President-Monson-says-more-to-come.html?pg=all The LDS Church will focus on finishing 28 temples now under construction or previously announced, President Thomas S. Monson... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 10:30:00 MDT Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'Beware of bondage' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587826/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Beware-of-bondage.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587826/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Beware-of-bondage.html?pg=all Drawing inspiration from Old Testament prophets, Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve spoke in the Sunday... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 14:30:00 MDT Ongoing Mormon interfaith outreach efforts aim to build friendships, solve issues http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587577/Ongoing-Mormon-interfaith-outreach-efforts-aim-to-build-friendships-solve-issues.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587577/Ongoing-Mormon-interfaith-outreach-efforts-aim-to-build-friendships-solve-issues.html?pg=all The LDS Church’s interfaith outreach efforts have been ongoing and varied since the days of Joseph Smith, but the goal... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 13:20:00 MDT LDS faithful learn of new Young Women presidency during Saturday afternoon session of general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577662/LDS-faithful-learn-of-new-Young-Women-presidency-during-Saturday-afternoon-session-of-general.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577662/LDS-faithful-learn-of-new-Young-Women-presidency-during-Saturday-afternoon-session-of-general.html?pg=all Latter-day Saints heard stirring sermons from four members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and sustained a number of new... Sat, 06 Apr 2013 20:10:00 MDT Elder Quentin L. Cook: 'Personal Peace — The Reward of Righteousness' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626213/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Personal-Peace-2-The-Reward-of-Righteousness.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626213/Elder-Quentin-L-Cook-Personal-Peace-2-The-Reward-of-Righteousness.html?pg=all In a deeply troubled world, families and individuals can realize personal peace as a promised reward for righteousness. It is... Sat, 06 Apr 2013 15:25:00 MDT Values in the Media: A look at General Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577346/Values-in-the-Media-A-look-at-General-Conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577346/Values-in-the-Media-A-look-at-General-Conference.html?pg=all One particular topic of discussion that continues to evolve and grow increasingly prominent in discussion at each LDS General... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 14:15:00 MDT Converts share experiences about general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577401/Converts-share-experiences-about-general-conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577401/Converts-share-experiences-about-general-conference.html?pg=all General conference is a tradition Latter-day Saints participate in their whole lives. For some, it is a more recent... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Richard Davis: Collective views about gay issues are changing, even in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621321/Collective-views-about-gay-issues-are-changing-even-in-Utah.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621321/Collective-views-about-gay-issues-are-changing-even-in-Utah.html?pg=all In his inaugural address last week, President Obama made reference to Stonewall, the 1969 riot that gave birth to the gay... Wed, 30 Jan 2013 00:00:00 MST