Dieter F. Uchtdorf http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Dieter F. Uchtdorf en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Sat, 13 Feb 2016 13:44:57 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Church News Viewpoint: Be a pioneer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633106/Church-News-Viewpoint-Be-a-pioneer.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633106/Church-News-Viewpoint-Be-a-pioneer.html?pg=all As we look at our lives and move forward with pioneer faith, we will each discover individual accomplishments that will... Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:00:00 MDT Elder Russell M. Nelson named president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632678/Elder-Russell-M-Nelson-named-president-of-the-Quorum-of-the-Twelve-Apostles.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632678/Elder-Russell-M-Nelson-named-president-of-the-Quorum-of-the-Twelve-Apostles.html?pg=all Elder Russell M. Nelson, who has served in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles since 1984, was set apart as president of that... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:10:00 MDT LDS Church leaders share posts about family, service and progession on social media http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632322/LDS-Church-leaders-share-posts-about-family-service-and-progession-on-social-media.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632322/LDS-Church-leaders-share-posts-about-family-service-and-progession-on-social-media.html?pg=all Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continue to embrace the church's challenge to "share goodness" by... Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:27:49 MDT President Monson: Love for missionary work http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631758/President-Monson-Love-for-missionary-work.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631758/President-Monson-Love-for-missionary-work.html?pg=all President Thomas S. Monson has a love for missionary work, mission presidents and their wives and missionaries. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:55:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: Become like Peter, and 'fear not' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631757/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Become-like-Peter-and-fear-not.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631757/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Become-like-Peter-and-fear-not.html?pg=all President Dieter F. Uchtdorf declares that today's missionaries can, in Peter-like fashion, overcome fear and weakness... Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:40:00 MDT Memorable sermons from LDS leaders in fewer than 10 words http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676351/Memorable-sermons-from-LDS-leaders-in-fewer-than-10-words.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676351/Memorable-sermons-from-LDS-leaders-in-fewer-than-10-words.html?pg=all Here are 30 quotes from leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that provide powerful messages in fewer... Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:35:00 MDT LDS Church leaders share posts about fathers, temples and trials on social media http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631521/LDS-Church-leaders-share-posts-about-fathers-temples-and-trials-on-social-media.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631521/LDS-Church-leaders-share-posts-about-fathers-temples-and-trials-on-social-media.html?pg=all Leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have joined the online conversation to "share goodness" by... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:35:00 MDT Trujillo Peru Temple: 'We dedicate it unto Thee as Thy hallowed dwelling place' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631436/Trujillo-Peru-Temple-We-dedicate-it-unto-Thee-as-Thy-hallowed-dwelling-place.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631436/Trujillo-Peru-Temple-We-dedicate-it-unto-Thee-as-Thy-hallowed-dwelling-place.html?pg=all The dedicatory prayer for the Trujillo Peru Temple. Sat, 27 Jun 2015 00:55:00 MDT Temple dedication highlights unforgettable Father's Day in Peru http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631427/Temple-dedication-highlights-unforgettable-Fathers-Day-in-Peru.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631427/Temple-dedication-highlights-unforgettable-Fathers-Day-in-Peru.html?pg=all LDS Peruvians rejoice with the dedication of nation's second temple. President Uchtdorf calls temple an appropriate Father's... Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:26:24 MDT LDS Church dedicates Peru's second temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631170/LDS-Church-dedicates-Perus-second-temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631170/LDS-Church-dedicates-Perus-second-temple.html?pg=all President Dieter F. Uchtdorf presides at the dedication of the LDS Church's 147th temple and offers counsel to young people... Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:12:41 MDT President Uchtdorf dedicates Trujillo Peru Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631172/President-Uchtdorf-dedicates-Trujillo-Peru-Temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631172/President-Uchtdorf-dedicates-Trujillo-Peru-Temple.html?pg=all President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency, dedicated the Church's 147th temple in Trujillo,... Sun, 21 Jun 2015 21:15:00 MDT LDS Peruvian youth celebrate proud history through music and dance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631137/LDS-Peruvian-youth-celebrate-proud-history-through-music-and-dance.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631137/LDS-Peruvian-youth-celebrate-proud-history-through-music-and-dance.html?pg=all President Dieter F. Uchtdorf offers proven counsel to young people prior to spirited cultural event in northern Peru. Sat, 20 Jun 2015 22:35:00 MDT Book review: Millet's 'Men of Covenant' explores different commitments, blessings in covenants http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631042/Book-review-Millets-Men-of-Covenant-explores-different-commitments-blessings-in-covenants.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631042/Book-review-Millets-Men-of-Covenant-explores-different-commitments-blessings-in-covenants.html?pg=all Mormon scholar Robert L. Millet explores different aspects of covenants in the recent 165-page book “Men of Covenant:... Sun, 21 Jun 2015 05:00:00 MDT A life of devotion to 'God, family, country' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630171/A-life-of-devotion-to-God-family-country.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630171/A-life-of-devotion-to-God-family-country.html?pg=all Elder L. Tom Perry was remembered for his abiding faith, optimistic attitude and charitable spirit by thousands gathered on... Fri, 05 Jun 2015 15:10:00 MDT Elder L. Tom Perry — an 'uncommon' life of service and enthusiasm http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865629752/Elder-L-Tom-Perry-2-an-uncommon-life-of-service-and-enthusiasm.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865629752/Elder-L-Tom-Perry-2-an-uncommon-life-of-service-and-enthusiasm.html?pg=all Elder L. Tom Perry, 92, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who... Sat, 30 May 2015 16:30:00 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 Advice for young single adults http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627631/Advice-for-young-single-adults.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627631/Advice-for-young-single-adults.html?pg=all President Dieter F. Uchtdorf has simple, straightforward advice for young single adults: Keep the commandments, trust the... Fri, 01 May 2015 12:49:48 MDT President Uchtdorf speaks at inaugural John A. Widtsoe Symposium at USC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627281/President-Uchtdorf-speaks-at-inaugural-John-A-Widtsoe-Symposium-at-USC.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627281/President-Uchtdorf-speaks-at-inaugural-John-A-Widtsoe-Symposium-at-USC.html?pg=all Love of God and fellowmen is not merely the goal of religion, it is also the path of true discipleship. It is the... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:40:00 MDT Treasure the words of living prophets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627119/Treasure-the-words-of-living-prophets.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627119/Treasure-the-words-of-living-prophets.html?pg=all There was a story recounted in a talk several years ago about a sister who was explaining some of our Church’s basic... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:57:45 MDT Church leaders meet with Pres. Obama http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626068/Church-leaders-meet-with-Pres-Obama.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626068/Church-leaders-meet-with-Pres-Obama.html?pg=all President Barack Obama met with President Henry B. Eyring and President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency and Elder... Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:35:00 MDT A current event http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626061/A-current-event.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626061/A-current-event.html?pg=all Those fortunate times when general conference and Easter coincide give added emphasis to the Savior’s Atonement and... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:05:00 MDT Three LDS youths serve others non-stop for 3 days in new Mormon Message http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625998/Three-LDS-youths-serve-others-non-stop-for-3-days-in-new-Mormon-Message.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625998/Three-LDS-youths-serve-others-non-stop-for-3-days-in-new-Mormon-Message.html?pg=all A young man from California and two young women from Japan each spent three days striving to do as much service as they could. Wed, 08 Apr 2015 21:53:10 MDT 'Let us reflect on our responsibilities' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625991/Let-us-reflect-on-our-responsibilities.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625991/Let-us-reflect-on-our-responsibilities.html?pg=all More than 120,000 Church members gathered March 28 and April 4-5 in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City to hear Church... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 11:10:00 MDT President Monson, I sustain you http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625922/President-Monson-I-sustain-you.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625922/President-Monson-I-sustain-you.html?pg=all To sustain my prophet, I will do something to show my support. I will defend him. I will share his words. I will do what I... Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:32:21 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 Sunday morning http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625799/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-morning.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625799/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-morning.html?pg=all Sunday morning session of the 185th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sun, 05 Apr 2015 15:24:16 MDT Elder Robert D. Hales: 'Preserving Agency, Protecting Religious Freedom' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625801/Elder-Robert-D-Hales-Preserving-Agency-Protecting-Religious-Freedom.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625801/Elder-Robert-D-Hales-Preserving-Agency-Protecting-Religious-Freedom.html?pg=all Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles spoke about the importance of religious freedom during the Sunday... Sun, 05 Apr 2015 14:30:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'The Gift of Grace' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625797/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-The-Gift-of-Grace.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625797/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-The-Gift-of-Grace.html?pg=all In teaching of the divine gift of God's grace, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf said it does not merely restore one to a state of... Sun, 05 Apr 2015 11:55:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference priesthood session http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625779/Photos-LDS-general-conference-priesthood-session.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625779/Photos-LDS-general-conference-priesthood-session.html?pg=all Priesthood session of the 185th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 21:00:00 MDT President Monson to speak at LDS general conference both Saturday and Sunday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625720/President-Monson-to-speak-at-LDS-general-conference-both-Saturday-and-Sunday.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625720/President-Monson-to-speak-at-LDS-general-conference-both-Saturday-and-Sunday.html?pg=all LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson will reduce the number of talks he delivers at the faith's annual general conference... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 19:21:51 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'On Being Genuine' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625773/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-On-Being-Genuine.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625773/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-On-Being-Genuine.html?pg=all Though it is part of human nature to want to present oneself favorably, “when taken to extremes, this desire to impress... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 19:15:00 MDT Area Seventies released, sustained during LDS general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625746/Area-Seventies-released-sustained-during-LDS-general-conference.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625746/Area-Seventies-released-sustained-during-LDS-general-conference.html?pg=all LDS Church members sustained 53 new Area Seventies. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 16:10:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Saturday morning http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625742/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-morning.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625742/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-morning.html?pg=all Saturday morning session of the 185th Annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 15:50:00 MDT LDS Church reaches 15.3 million membership, new leaders called http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625734/LDS-Church-reaches-153-million-membership-new-leaders-called.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625734/LDS-Church-reaches-153-million-membership-new-leaders-called.html?pg=all The First Presidency of the LDS Church, now with a membership of more than 15.3 million, announced numerous changes in... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 15:45:00 MDT Elder David A. Bednar: ‘Therefore They Hushed Their Fears’ http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625732/Elder-David-A-Bednar-6Therefore-They-Hushed-Their-Fears7.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625732/Elder-David-A-Bednar-6Therefore-They-Hushed-Their-Fears7.html?pg=all Speaking during the Saturday morning session, Elder Bednar offered an address titled, “Therefore They Hushed Their... Sat, 04 Apr 2015 14:50:00 MDT President Obama arrives in Utah, meets with LDS Church leaders http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625626/President-Obama-arrives-in-Utah-meets-with-LDS-Church-leaders.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625626/President-Obama-arrives-in-Utah-meets-with-LDS-Church-leaders.html?pg=all President Barack Obama arrived in Utah on Thursday to cheers from military families gathered to see Air Force One touch down... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 20:15:00 MDT First Presidency Easter Message http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625580/First-Presidency-Easter-Message.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625580/First-Presidency-Easter-Message.html?pg=all The First Presidency issues message in observance of Easter. Fri, 03 Apr 2015 08:30:00 MDT YouTube star Devin Graham releases Holy Land footage overlaid with messages from LDS apostles http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625411/YouTube-star-Devin-Graham-releases-Holy-Land-footage-overlaid-with-messages-from-LDS-apostles.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625411/YouTube-star-Devin-Graham-releases-Holy-Land-footage-overlaid-with-messages-from-LDS-apostles.html?pg=all Filmmaker Devin Graham, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, released footage of his team's trip the... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:50:00 MDT General Women's Session focuses on family, home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625268/General-Womens-Session-focuses-on-family-home.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625268/General-Womens-Session-focuses-on-family-home.html?pg=all During a year when the LDS Church is celebrating the 100th anniversary of family home evening and the 20th anniversary of... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:10:00 MDT Why I don’t call myself a ‘Mormon feminist' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624888/Why-I-don7t-call-myself-a-6Mormon-feminist.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624888/Why-I-don7t-call-myself-a-6Mormon-feminist.html?pg=all Like a team of horses, when we work together for shared goals of personal progress, we can be guided by the Savior who holds... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:55:22 MDT President Uchtdorf lauded as a community builder http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624646/President-Uchtdorf-lauded-as-a-community-builder.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624646/President-Uchtdorf-lauded-as-a-community-builder.html?pg=all Social justice organization presents President Dieter F. Uchtdorf with its Humanitarian Award. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:59:58 MDT Inclusion Center honors Pres. Uchtdorf, other community 'transformers' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624622/Inclusion-Center-honors-Pres-Uchtdorf-other-community-transformers.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624622/Inclusion-Center-honors-Pres-Uchtdorf-other-community-transformers.html?pg=all The Inclusion Center for Community and Justice honors several Utahns, including President Dieter F. Uchtdorf. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 10:37:50 MDT 'Even as I am' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624071/Even-as-I-am.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624071/Even-as-I-am.html?pg=all Service in the Kingdom helps us to become "even as I (the Savior) am." Sat, 14 Mar 2015 00:15:00 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 Learning to 'seek wisdom out of the best books' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623602/Learning-to-seek-wisdom-out-of-the-best-books.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623602/Learning-to-seek-wisdom-out-of-the-best-books.html?pg=all Latter-day Saints have been commanded to seek wisdom out of the "best books" (D&C 88:118), but with so much to choose from,... Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:28:11 MDT Pres. Uchtdorf extends birthday greeting to centenarian http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622839/Pres-Uchtdorf-extends-birthday-greeting-to-centenarian.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622839/Pres-Uchtdorf-extends-birthday-greeting-to-centenarian.html?pg=all President Uchtdorf attended the 100-year birthday celebration on Feb. 25 for Erma Rosenhan, a sister who has done the family... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:00:00 MST Sister Carole M. Stephens asks 'Are You Sure?' at BYU-Idaho devotional http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622762/Sister-Carole-M-Stephens-asks-Are-You-Sure-at-BYU-Idaho-devotional.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622762/Sister-Carole-M-Stephens-asks-Are-You-Sure-at-BYU-Idaho-devotional.html?pg=all Despite living in what the apostle Paul called “perilous times,” people can come to a knowledge of the truth,... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:00:00 MST BYU's Luke Worthington announces he will serve LDS mission http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622591/BYUs-Luke-Worthington-announces-he-will-serve-LDS-mission.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622591/BYUs-Luke-Worthington-announces-he-will-serve-LDS-mission.html?pg=all Worthington, a sophomore forward on this year's Cougar basketball team, said on Twitter he will serve a full-time mission for... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:22:23 MST New Mormon Message for Youth teaches importance of callings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622397/New-Mormon-Message-for-Youth-teaches-importance-of-callings.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622397/New-Mormon-Message-for-Youth-teaches-importance-of-callings.html?pg=all The video tells the story of a young man named Daniel, who is called to be his ward’s pianist. With only a few months... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:30:00 MST