LDS Church LDS Church en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 26 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:10:07 MST Newspapers The book "containing the records of our dead which shall be worthy of all acceptation" has now been identified. It is... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Church releases video, topic page discussing temple garments Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:30:00 MDT BYU football: Jaren Hall, the son of former BYU running back, Kalin Hall, commits to the Cougars Jaren Hall grew up listening to stories of how much BYU benefited his father's life and ultimately decided he wanted to... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:48:27 MDT Police arrest 3 suspected of vandalizing LDS church in Duchesne Police have arrested two men and a teenager suspected of vandalizing an LDS church in Duchesne earlier this week. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:15:00 MDT LDS CIO helps LDSTech attendees better understand church membership What if The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were a ward of just 100 people? This is what Blaine Maxfield, CIO of... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:30:00 MDT LDS church vandalized in Duchesne Investigators in Duchesne County are looking for at least two people who vandalized a meetinghouse of The Church of Jesus... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:10:00 MDT Erin Stewart: The key to happy family home evenings As a mother, I find myself in charge of corralling the troops for our weekly night together and I have learned a lot along... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Church members in Lebanon serve local refugees Members of the Beirut Branch in Lebanon gathered Saturday to prepare more than 100 food boxes for Syrian refugees in their city. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:37:13 MDT 'We are in a real crisis' Members of the small Beirut Branch in Lebanon prepared 110 food boxes on Saturday, Oct. 11, for Syrian refugee families in... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:30:00 MDT Author Clark B. Hinckley writes book about Christopher Columbus with LDS angle Author Clark B. Hinckley has written a new book about Christopher Columbus that explores his spirituality and a reference to... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:00:00 MDT Spreading the word: 'Meet the Mormons' promoted through social media The makers of "Meet the Mormons" have been "sharing" promotion for the film via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:35:00 MDT 'Meet the Mormons' No. 10 in box office receipts, hits No. 1 in some markets "Meet the Mormons," a new documentary-style movie from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ranked No. 10 in box... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 18:25:00 MDT Service unites faith groups in D.C. area Serving humanity is at the heart of all world religions, and for three weeks in September, a regional community service... Sun, 12 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT Community serves side by side with Mormons on Wyoming river project Upwards of 100 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints served side by side with more than 500 volunteers... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT Uplifting 'Meet the Mormons' is an effective rebuttal of pop culture confusion As a rebuttal to the image portrayed by popular culture, “Meet the Mormons” is an effective profile of... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:00:00 MDT 'Meet the Mormons' takes 'I'm a Mormon' campaign to feature lengths “Meet the Mormons” is a feature-length documentary that profiles six church members from around the globe. Its... Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:26:21 MDT LDS nursery calling has its challenges, but also its blessings While serving in the nursery may feel overwhelming at times, there are many blessings nursery workers have seen from... Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:01:28 MDT Why an LDS mom started the 'I'm a Mormon' Facebook campaign Jillian Farnsworth had a marketing idea that had the potential to reach thousands more than those who live geographically... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:40:00 MDT Big names attend screening of 'Meet the Mormons' A long line of people eager to greet the subjects of “Meet the Mormons” formed in the lobby of the Jordan Commons... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:55:00 MDT Picturing history: Webster (formerly Ramus), Illinois The images seen here identify the original foundation of a small LDS meetinghouse constructed in 1840 in Ramus, Illinois,... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT Tips for living: 'Preparing for the Melchizedek Priesthood and My Mission' is a resource for youths, leaders “Preparing for the Melchizedek Priesthood and My Mission” is directed and written specifically for young men who... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Church responds to Supreme Court announcement The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement in reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:41:50 MDT Kaysville teenager makes the cut on 'The Voice' Tanner Linford, a 17-year-old student at Davis High School, is living proof of his own advice: “If, at first, you... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:51:50 MDT For Brazilian Mormons, hearing talk in Portuguese was 'powerful' and 'personal' Four Latter-day Saints from the Brazilian state of SÃo Paulo made their first-ever journey to Salt Lake City for general... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:30:00 MDT LDS leaders illustrate course for navigating life successfully Drawing on stories and metaphors about journeys and voyages, LDS Church leaders described how can successfully navigate life... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 23:30:00 MDT Time lapse: 184th Semiannual General Conference Time-lapse footage from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint's 184th Semiannual General Conference. Sun, 05 Oct 2014 13:35:00 MDT Global LDS diversity, growth on display at general conference Saturday saw the first general conference talks in languages other than English, another example of the dramatic... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 23:45:00 MDT LDS Church announces leadership changes The First Presidency announced leadership changes during the Saturday afternoon session of the 184th Semiannual General... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 16:20:00 MDT Faith and modesty: Does it unify or divide us? While some see modesty as a reflection of their relationship with God or as a way to respect themselves and those around... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:13:04 MDT LDS temples grow ever closer to members The LDS Church now has 143 operating temples. Another 27 have been announced or are under construction. As temples have... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:30:00 MDT LDS women train priesthood leaders as they run international church organizations A training trip by three LDS women leaders in Tucson and Safford, Arizona, revealed their impact on priesthood leaders, their... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:50:00 MDT My brother served in the Eastern States Mission at the world's fair LDS pavilion Memories of happenings in our family when my brother, Kent received his mission call to serve in the Eastern States Mission... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Church shares facts, excitement for general conference As the 184th semiannual general conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints approaches, many social media... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 23:33:12 MDT LDS Church's international mark to be on display during conference The expanding international footprint of the Mormon church will be on display this weekend during a biannual conference that... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Too old? Out of touch? LDS prophets and apostles engage globally to stay informed, connected and relevant The 15 men who make up the LDS Church's First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve have served in general authority positions... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 22:00:00 MDT Families featured in 'Meet the Mormons' show diversity, Christ-centered lives The families featured in the new LDS film, "Meet the Mormons," display diversity, balance and gospel-centered lives. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 19:12:29 MDT Jail ordered for Idaho man in FLDS abuse case A member of a Utah-based polygamous sect who oversaw an Idaho home where nine boys were sent on "repentance missions" by... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:16:06 MDT Mormon mission president held, robbed by bandits in Argentina A Mormon mission president in Buenos Aires was held briefly by robbers who attacked him in his truck at an intersection... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:50:00 MDT BYU football: LB commit Jeremiah Ieremia says 'BYU was the place I needed to be' Hurricane's Jeremiah Ieremia chose BYU over offers from programs such as Washington and Oregon State. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:35:00 MDT 1964 World's Fair pavilion had far-reaching impact For the LDS Church, the New York World's Fair was an opportunity to try out groundbreaking methods of taking the gospel... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:00:00 MDT Elder Holland, David Archuleta promote 'Meet the Mormons' through video, free download Elder Jeffrey R. Holland and singer David Archuleta recently participated in promotional efforts for “Meet the... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:15:00 MDT LDS general conference marks 90th, 65th broadcast anniversaries This October marks the 90th anniversary of general conference on the radio and the 65th anniversary of general conference on... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:00:00 MDT The legacy of home and visiting teaching Not only does home and visiting teaching carry a rich legacy in the history of the LDS Church, but it has continued to play... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:00:00 MDT Car chase called off near LDS Church Conference Center A suspected car thief remains at large after a car chase was called off by police Saturday evening near the LDS Church... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:18:05 MDT FamilySearch provides LDS members with free subscriptions to commercial family history websites Any member of the LDS Church can now receive a free subscription to, and, thanks... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 23:23:05 MDT LDS Church leaders share excitement for General Women's Meeting This weekend, millions of women and girls as young as eight years old will gather together for the second semiannual General... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:35:03 MDT Church members now have free access to commercial family history websites An eagerly anticipated benefit for Church members who use the Church’s FamilySearch Internet genealogy service became a... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:33:35 MDT H. David Burton elected new UTA board chairman In a unanimous vote, members of the Utah Transit Authority elected H. David Burton as the new chairman of the agency's board... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:25:00 MDT LDS Church History Museum to close for yearlong renovation, new emphasis A staple for 30 years, drawing 7.5 million visitors, the LDS Church History Museum across the street from Temple Square in... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:35:36 MDT Google's definition of Mormonism attracts attention from social media users Monday afternoon many social media users noticed a definition on Google that misrepresented the beliefs of The Church of... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:55:00 MDT