Spencer W. Kimball http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Spencer W. Kimball en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:13:40 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Elder Andersen visits Jerusalem's mayor during recent Israel trip http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632750/Elder-Andersen-visits-Jerusalems-mayor-during-recent-Israel-trip.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632750/Elder-Andersen-visits-Jerusalems-mayor-during-recent-Israel-trip.html?pg=all Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles visits with Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat. Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:30:00 MDT President Packer's enduring legacy includes monumental 'library of the Lord' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631953/President-Packers-enduring-legacy-includes-monumental-library-of-the-Lord.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631953/President-Packers-enduring-legacy-includes-monumental-library-of-the-Lord.html?pg=all President Boyd K. Packer regarded his role in the creation of the LDS edition of the scriptures with deep reverence. He... Sun, 05 Jul 2015 21:54:22 MDT Viewpoint: 'Honor thy parents' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631840/Viewpoint-Honor-thy-parents.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631840/Viewpoint-Honor-thy-parents.html?pg=all Blessings come when children of all ages honor their mothers and fathers. Sat, 04 Jul 2015 00:20:00 MDT Fathers of the prophets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630951/Fathers-of-the-prophets.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630951/Fathers-of-the-prophets.html?pg=all Prophets have been some of the most influential men throughout time and are often referred to in scripture as... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:58:29 MDT http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765675184/LDS-priesthood-extended-to-every-faithful-worthy-man-37-years-ago-Monday.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765675184/LDS-priesthood-extended-to-every-faithful-worthy-man-37-years-ago-Monday.html?pg=all Church leaders first made the announcement regarding the priesthood on June 8, 1978, one week after President Kimball told... Mon, 08 Jun 2015 00:00:00 MDT New musical tells story of prophets' alma mater http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630198/New-musical-tells-story-of-prophets-alma-mater.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630198/New-musical-tells-story-of-prophets-alma-mater.html?pg=all A new musical features the alma mater of past LDS Church Presidents Ezra Taft Benson and Harold B. Lee. Sat, 06 Jun 2015 05:00:00 MDT Real effort of LDS Charities is to build character, leader says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628741/Real-effort-of-LDS-Charities-is-to-build-character-leader-says.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628741/Real-effort-of-LDS-Charities-is-to-build-character-leader-says.html?pg=all Sharon Eubank, director of LDS Charities, offered the address at a "Pioneers in Every Land" lecture, hosted by the LDS Church... Thu, 14 May 2015 22:45:00 MDT Picturing history: Solomon Kimball home and grave http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628536/Picturing-history-Solomon-Kimball-home-and-grave.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628536/Picturing-history-Solomon-Kimball-home-and-grave.html?pg=all Solomon and Anna Spaulding Kimball were the parents of Heber C. Kimball. Their extant frame home is in Mendon, New York. Both... Wed, 13 May 2015 05:00:00 MDT LDS Charities’ history, reach topic of Pioneers in Every Land lecture http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628278/LDS-Charities7-history-reach-topic-of-Pioneers-in-Every-Land-lecture.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628278/LDS-Charities7-history-reach-topic-of-Pioneers-in-Every-Land-lecture.html?pg=all The LDS Church’s outreach through LDS Charities and partnerships with organizations will be the topic of the Pioneers... Sat, 09 May 2015 05:00:00 MDT Elder Scott unable to attend meetings of the Twelve, but Elder Perry returns http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628288/Elder-Scott-unable-to-attend-meetings-of-the-Twelve-but-Elder-Perry-returns.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628288/Elder-Scott-unable-to-attend-meetings-of-the-Twelve-but-Elder-Perry-returns.html?pg=all Elder Richard G. Scott is unable to attend meetings of the LDS Church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles due to advanced age,... Fri, 08 May 2015 17:10:00 MDT Dick Harmon: LaVell Edwards chimes in on NFL draft, BYU tradition and increased missionary players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627905/LaVell-Edwards-chimes-in-on-NFL-draft-BYU-tradition-and-increased-missionary-players.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627905/LaVell-Edwards-chimes-in-on-NFL-draft-BYU-tradition-and-increased-missionary-players.html?pg=all The legendary LaVell Edwards took time before a charity golf tournament to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Utah Country... Tue, 05 May 2015 00:03:03 MDT Elder Rafael E. Pino: 'The Eternal Perspective' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625803/Elder-Rafael-E-Pino-The-Eternal-Perspective.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625803/Elder-Rafael-E-Pino-The-Eternal-Perspective.html?pg=all “Latter-day revelations show that our Heavenly Father created a great plan of happiness for all His children, a very... Sun, 05 Apr 2015 14:50:00 MDT Elder Michael T. Ringwood: 'Truly Good and Without Guile' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625744/Elder-Michael-T-Ringwood-Truly-Good-and-Without-Guile.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625744/Elder-Michael-T-Ringwood-Truly-Good-and-Without-Guile.html?pg=all “Today there are some who would have us believe our search for relevance can be satisfied only by obtaining position... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 15:40:00 MDT President Henry B. Eyring: 'Is Not This the Fast that I Have Chosen?' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625721/President-Henry-B-Eyring-Is-Not-This-the-Fast-that-I-Have-Chosen.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625721/President-Henry-B-Eyring-Is-Not-This-the-Fast-that-I-Have-Chosen.html?pg=all President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, spoke during the Saturday morning session of general... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 10:30:00 MDT Relief Society celebrates birthday, much more March 17 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624068/Relief-Society-celebrates-birthday-much-more-March-17.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624068/Relief-Society-celebrates-birthday-much-more-March-17.html?pg=all Sister Linda K. Burton and her counselors, Sister Carole M. Stephens and Sister Linda S. Reeves, met this March with the... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 11:20:00 MDT Attitude http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622934/Attitude.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622934/Attitude.html?pg=all The Lord has promised, “He who receiveth all things with thankfulness shall be made glorious” (Doctrine and... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:05:00 MST LDS patriarch ordained by President Kimball still giving blessings at 95 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621762/LDS-patriarch-ordained-by-President-Kimball-still-giving-blessings-at-95.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621762/LDS-patriarch-ordained-by-President-Kimball-still-giving-blessings-at-95.html?pg=all Ninety-five year old Patriarch Jack McEwan knows well the power of a patriarchal blessing can have in one's life, including... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 10:06:12 MST Prophets speak about family home evening http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620686/Prophets-speak-about-family-home-evening.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620686/Prophets-speak-about-family-home-evening.html?pg=all Quotes from each Church president about family home evening going back 100 years. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:53:07 MST Bible detective compiles impressive collection http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620130/Bible-detective-compiles-impressive-collection.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620130/Bible-detective-compiles-impressive-collection.html?pg=all Reid Moon has spent the better part of the last quarter century tracking down rare books from around the globe, amassing an... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:53:24 MST Ezra Taft Benson: 'Serving Church and Country' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616492/Ezra-Taft-Benson-Serving-Church-and-Country.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616492/Ezra-Taft-Benson-Serving-Church-and-Country.html?pg=all A condensation of the lecture given Nov. 13 by Sheri L. Dew at the Men and Women of Faith Lecture Series. This is in... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:03:11 MST Elder Larry S. Kacher: 'Trifle not with sacred things' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612492/Elder-Larry-S-Kacher-Trifle-not-with-sacred-things.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612492/Elder-Larry-S-Kacher-Trifle-not-with-sacred-things.html?pg=all The decisions people make in this life greatly affect the course of their eternal life, said Elder Larry S. Kacher of the... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:35:00 MDT Sister Burton: 'Prepare for the temple' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611903/Sister-Burton-Prepare-for-the-temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611903/Sister-Burton-Prepare-for-the-temple.html?pg=all As Latter-day Saint women prepare themselves to worthily enter the temple and are faithful to temple covenants, the Lord will... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 18:30:00 MDT Honest effort http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611241/Honest-effort.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611241/Honest-effort.html?pg=all "In the world today we face difficulties and challenges, some of which can seem truly daunting," said President Thomas S.... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:05:00 MDT Wright Words: Apostle used bad meal to teach gratitude http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610531/Apostle-used-bad-meal-to-teach-gratitude.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610531/Apostle-used-bad-meal-to-teach-gratitude.html?pg=all A recent restaurant meal lured to my remembrance a memory of seafood, my mission president and Spencer W. Kimball, the 12th... Tue, 09 Sep 2014 05:00:00 MDT Improvement and Progression: One Eternal Round http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610205/Improvement-and-Progression-One-Eternal-Round.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610205/Improvement-and-Progression-One-Eternal-Round.html?pg=all Speaking about the science of improvement and performance within a gospel framework, Scott R. Braithwaite, assistant... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 00:10:00 MDT Embrace gospel basics http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609285/Embrace-gospel-basics.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609285/Embrace-gospel-basics.html?pg=all Blessings are assured as we practice gospel basics such as prayer and scripture study. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:05:00 MDT Alexander Schreiner: a Legacy of Music http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609283/Alexander-Schreiner-a-Legacy-of-Music.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609283/Alexander-Schreiner-a-Legacy-of-Music.html?pg=all Alexander Schreiner and his profound impact on music in the Church was the subject of the Men and Women of Faith lecture Aug.... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:10:00 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 President Monson counsels new mission leaders http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605877/President-Monson-counsels-new-mission-leaders.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605877/President-Monson-counsels-new-mission-leaders.html?pg=all Drawing from the scriptures, teachings from past prophets, letters from missionaries and his experiences as president of the... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:36:30 MDT Youth leaders receive national Scouting award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605049/Youth-leaders-receive-national-Scouting-award.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605049/Youth-leaders-receive-national-Scouting-award.html?pg=all LDS youth leaders Sister Rosemary M. Wixom and Brother David L. Beck receive Scouting's highest national honor, the Silver... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:05:00 MDT Mormon history group honors Darius Gray http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604725/Mormon-history-group-honors-Darius-Gray.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604725/Mormon-history-group-honors-Darius-Gray.html?pg=all Now, the Mormon History Association has honored Darius Gray with a special citation for outstanding contributions to Mormon... Sat, 07 Jun 2014 10:45:38 MDT Relief Society: How effective is our communication? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604576/Relief-Society-How-effective-is-our-communication.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604576/Relief-Society-How-effective-is-our-communication.html?pg=all Both father and daughter realize that they are not likely ever see each other again in this mortal life. Communication of any... Sat, 07 Jun 2014 00:20:00 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 Defending the Faith: 'Preach the gospel always; if necessary, use words' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601159/Preach-the-gospel-always-if-necessary-use-words.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601159/Preach-the-gospel-always-if-necessary-use-words.html?pg=all Three significant works of serious Mormon music have now been brought together in one missionary-minded compact disc. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT Brother Randall L. Ridd: 'The choice generation' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600325/Brother-Randall-L-Ridd-The-choice-generation.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600325/Brother-Randall-L-Ridd-The-choice-generation.html?pg=all Brother Randall Ridd addressed young men in the priesthood session of general conference as “the choice... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 19:00:00 MDT The best job in all of Mormondom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589687/The-best-job-in-all-of-Mormondom.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589687/The-best-job-in-all-of-Mormondom.html?pg=all I have the best job in all of Mormondom. When people ask me what I do for a living, I generally respond, "I get paid to read... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 05:00:00 MST President Monson's 50 years as an apostle: Redeem the dead http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587612/President-Monsons-50-years-as-an-apostle-Redeem-the-dead.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587612/President-Monsons-50-years-as-an-apostle-Redeem-the-dead.html?pg=all A look at the ministry of President Thomas S. Monson, in celebration of his 50th anniversary of being called as a general... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 05:00:00 MDT 'Treasures of the Collection' exhibit features LDS Church presidents http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587257/Treasures-of-the-Collection-exhibit-features-LDS-Church-presidents.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587257/Treasures-of-the-Collection-exhibit-features-LDS-Church-presidents.html?pg=all Visitors to the Church History Library can view documents, photographs and other items related to the lives and ministries of... Sat, 28 Sep 2013 12:20:03 MDT BYU Campus Education Week enters 91st year http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584597/BYU-Campus-Education-Week-enters-91st-year.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584597/BYU-Campus-Education-Week-enters-91st-year.html?pg=all Brigham Young University will open its campus for the 91st annual Campus Education Week, a program that brings in more than... Wed, 14 Aug 2013 05:00:00 MDT Panelists discuss leaving and returning to the LDS Church at FAIR conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584385/Panelists-discuss-leaving-and-returning-to-the-LDS-Church-at-FAIR-conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584385/Panelists-discuss-leaving-and-returning-to-the-LDS-Church-at-FAIR-conference.html?pg=all Religious scholars and historians gathered at the annual Foundation for Apologetic Information and Research conference on... Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:10:00 MDT Duce's Wild: Journal writing: 'So the angels may quote from it' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584296/Journal-writing-So-the-angels-may-quote-from-it.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584296/Journal-writing-So-the-angels-may-quote-from-it.html?pg=all A recent "Come, Follow Me" lesson encourages youths of the church to be record keepers through journal writing for their... Thu, 08 Aug 2013 05:00:00 MDT Richard Davis: Despite debates, we don't control world affairs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633692/Despite-debates-we-dont-control-world-affairs.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633692/Despite-debates-we-dont-control-world-affairs.html?pg=all In a recent worldwide broadcast, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced new approaches to... Wed, 10 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Just as with the 10 virgins, the wise today will stay spiritually prepared http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582712/Just-as-with-the-10-virgins-the-wise-today-will-stay-spiritually-prepared.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582712/Just-as-with-the-10-virgins-the-wise-today-will-stay-spiritually-prepared.html?pg=all In the parable of the 10 virgins, the five who were wise by having enough oil to light their lamps knew they could not give... Sun, 07 Jul 2013 05:00:00 MDT Defending the Faith: Baptizing the imagination http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580837/Baptizing-the-imagination.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580837/Baptizing-the-imagination.html?pg=all It's not enough to argue for the truth of the restored gospel. It must also be shown to be beautiful and desirable. The... Thu, 30 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT LDS Primary general presidency addresses women at BYU conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628871/LDS-Primary-general-presidency-addresses-women-at-BYU-conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628871/LDS-Primary-general-presidency-addresses-women-at-BYU-conference.html?pg=all Sister Wixom and her counselors, Sister Jean A. Stevens and Sister Cheryl A. Esplin, focused on three building blocks —... Sun, 05 May 2013 21:01:40 MDT Granddaughter of two LDS Church presidents turns 100 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577967/Granddaughter-of-two-LDS-Church-presidents-turns-100.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577967/Granddaughter-of-two-LDS-Church-presidents-turns-100.html?pg=all Florence Smith Jacobsen, granddaughter to two LDS Church presidents, former general Young Women president and church curator,... Thu, 11 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Elder John B. Dickson: 'The Gospel to all the World' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626216/Elder-John-B-Dickson-The-Gospel-to-all-the-World.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626216/Elder-John-B-Dickson-The-Gospel-to-all-the-World.html?pg=all Sat, 06 Apr 2013 15:35:00 MDT Sandra Nazar: The conference I remember best http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577404/Sandra-Nazar-The-conference-I-remember-best.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577404/Sandra-Nazar-The-conference-I-remember-best.html?pg=all I love everything about General Conference. As soon as one is concluded, I eagerly anticipate the next. My most memorable was... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Tim Johnson: The conference I remember best http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577406/Tim-Johnson-The-conference-I-remember-best.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577406/Tim-Johnson-The-conference-I-remember-best.html?pg=all Most people remember the October 1988 general conference for President Benson's talk on flooding the earth with the Book of... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT