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Number of Mormon missionaries reaches all-time high of 75,000

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Tuesday that the number of full-time missionaries has reached an all-time high of 75,000. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2013

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Sistas in Zion are voices of humor and faith on stereotypes, misconceptions and all things Mormon

In 2009, two African-American women started a blog to stay in touch. Four years later, "Sista Beehive" and "Sista Laurel" are multimedia personalities of humor and faith. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2013

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LDS Church dedicates new Deseret Industries in Sandy

President Henry B. Eyring dedicated the LDS Church's new welfare facility in Sandy Wednesday evening as "a house of healing" and a place "designed to clothe, heal,... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013

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BYU Campus Education Week enters 91st year

Brigham Young University will open its campus for the 91st annual Campus Education Week, a program that brings in more than 20,000 guests each year and offers classes... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013

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Picturing history: Nauvoo archaeological digs

Nauvoo, Ill., is among the most beautifully restored historic sites in America. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013

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Illustrated teachings of President Monson to be released; President Eyring's biography announced

Deseret Book officials announced at the LDS Booksellers convention several new books coming out this fall, including a book with stories from President Thomas S.... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2013

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