Dieter F. Uchtdorf Dieter F. Uchtdorf en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:58:17 MDT Newspapers Elder Holland tweets now, too: 'Being with missionaries is the greatest' Two days after Elder M. Russell Ballard became the first apostle in the LDS Church to tweet, a fellow member of the Quorum of... Wed, 07 May 2014 22:28:12 MDT President Uchtdorf dedicates Florida's 2nd temple Coverage of the May 4, 2014, dedication of the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple. Wed, 07 May 2014 12:38:01 MDT Second temple dedicated in Florida President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency, dedicated the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple on May... Sun, 04 May 2014 21:45:00 MDT Cultural event celebrates new temple, LDS history in southern Florida More than a thousand Latter-day Saint youth celebrate the dedication of southern Florida's first temple. Sat, 03 May 2014 21:25:00 MDT Relief Society: Strengthening the community through interfaith outreach Women of multiple faiths join together to build the community and strengthen each other. Sat, 03 May 2014 00:20:00 MDT BYU graduation honors grads, President Samuelson 5,800 graduates, as well as President Cecil O. Samuelson, were honored during Brigham Young University's spring commencement... Fri, 02 May 2014 13:55:10 MDT Peavler: Looking back at BYU athletics under Cecil O. Samuelson On May 1, 2003, Cecil O. Samuelson became the 12th president of BYU. A lot has changed since then, especially as far as... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:05:00 MDT President Uchtdorf attends BYU graduation, expresses appreciation for outgoing President Samuelson Brigham Young University honored more than 5,000 graduates during the 139th commencement exercises held in the Marriott... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:55:00 MDT Pres. Uchtdorf visits Provo MTC, delivers an Easter message The Resurrection of Jesus Christ – the most remarkable event in history -- created a way for all people to receive... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:00:00 MDT Robert Bennett: Immigration reform should demonstrate 'love of neighbor' If we replace the current immigration law with a system that requires foreign nationals who entered the U.S. illegally to pay... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah' for Easter Concert In two performances Friday and Saturday, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and four soloists presented... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:35:00 MDT First Presidency Easter Message First Presidency’s Easter Message: Jesus Christ was the promised Redeemer of the world, the Savior of mankind, the Son... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:45:00 MDT President Uchtdorf, other faith leaders, meet with U.S. president at White House In what he sees as a sign of the maturity of the Church, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf was among Christian leaders from... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:51:11 MDT Demand for high-tech visas far outstrips supply — again For the second consecutive year, the caps for visas for well-educated, highly skilled foreign workers were met within five... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:21:52 MDT In our opinion: An immigration opportunity President Obama and faith leaders on Tuesday pledged to urge Congress to act on immigration reform as soon as possible. And... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:25:47 MDT LDS Church reaffirms stance on immigration The LDS Church issued a statement reaffirming its stance on immigration laws on today. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:40:00 MDT Viewpoint: Prophetic counsel Faithful members of the Church understand well that they are living through troubled times, and that truths once accepted... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:05:00 MDT What's new: Sister Harriet F. Uchtdorf shares testimony, conversion in 'The Light We Share' Sister Harriet R. Uchtdorf shares her testimony and conversion experience of when she was 12 in Frankfurt, Germany, in the... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT Fill homes with love, Pres. Monson says as LDS general conference closes President Thomas S. Monson closed the 184th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 23:10:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'Grateful in any circumstances' Those who “set aside the bottle of bitterness and lift instead the goblet of gratitude” can find a purifying... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 10:35:00 MDT 'Be of good courage,' Pres. Monson counsels during Saturday sessions of general conference President Thomas S. Monson and other LDS Church leaders counsel courage in defending faith. Sun, 06 Apr 2014 08:20:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'Are you sleeping through the Restoration? President Dieter F. Uchtdorf referred to the character Rip Van Winkle, who slept for 20 years and awoke to find he had missed... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 19:15:00 MDT New leaders called to serve in growing LDS Church The LDS Church grew to 15,082,028 members in 2013, according to a statistical report released Saturday during the faith's... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 14:55:00 MDT 184th Annual General Conference talk summaries (+photos) Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions will be posted to throughout the weekend. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 08:10:00 MDT Valuespeak: Good as new My friend Jeremy doesn’t have a degree in philosophy. But he’s a philosopher. Make no mistake about it. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:00:00 MDT Using video, mobile apps to help seminary students learn lesson on bullying Our early morning seminary class used two of the LDS Church's mobile apps to help a message sink in from President Dieter F.... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS women asked to unite and walk covenant path During a historic worldwide gathering, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints asked women to unite and... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:10:00 MDT LDS women gather for General Women's Meeting During a historic worldwide gathering, primary aged girls, young women and Relief Society sisters filled the Conference... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:50:00 MDT Bullying video resonates with viewers of all ages Church youth leaders speak of the many lessons to be learned from a popular Church video about bullying. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:05:00 MDT Viewpoint: He's not heavy, he's my brother What is it that separates those who give service with a smile and those who give service begrudgingly? What must a person... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:55:00 MDT Temple moment Temple moment. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:10:00 MDT Three tips for Mormon missionaries who are preparing to serve Here are three tips for missionaries from Alicia Hill and Paige Sorensen, authors of "Pep Talk for Missionaries." Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:00:00 MDT The 'fine dining' of the gospel of Jesus Christ How grateful I am that my parents insisted on raising me in the "dining hall" so that I could reach my full potential. The... Sat, 22 Mar 2014 05:00:00 MDT Church History Symposium examines Mormonism's global reach This year's annual Church History Symposium organized by BYU and the LDS Church History Department is themed "The Worldwide... Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:10:00 MST Pres. Uchtdorf speaks to Rotarians on significance of 'Service above Self' motto At this Thanksgiving time, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the LDS First Presidency spoke Nov. 19 to the Rotary Club 24... Thu, 21 Nov 2013 06:40:00 MST German POWs remembered Utahns observe Volkstrauertag — the German National Day of Mourning — at Fort Douglas Cemetery. Sun, 17 Nov 2013 17:45:00 MST Duce's Wild: Super teens saving themselves from mediocrity, one goal at a time November's "Come, Follow Me" emphasis on self-reliance is motivating LDS teens to set lofty goals and raise the bar... Fri, 15 Nov 2013 05:00:00 MST Catholic Community Services honors LDS Presiding Bishopric Catholic Community Services of Utah recognized the LDS Church Presiding Bishopric, the former coach of the Utah Jazz and his... Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:31:57 MST President and Sister Uchtdorf attend LDS German mission reunion President Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency, and his wife, Sister Harriet Uchtdorf, were honored guests at... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:40:00 MDT In the Whirled: Does the LDS Church complicate or simplify lives? If we’re not careful, we can easily get cynical about the many church-related demands on our time. We can look to the... Wed, 09 Oct 2013 07:00:00 MDT 'Spiritually fed': Powerful sermons highlight Sunday's conference sessions (+photos) Powerful addresses by two members of the First Presidency and five apostles were a big part of the reason why LDS Church... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 21:20:19 MDT Prophet urges 'increased kindness toward one another' as conference closes With a plea for church members to “show increased kindness toward one another” and to “ever be found doing... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 19:47:00 MDT 183rd Semiannual General Conference talk summaries (+photos) Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions will be posted to throughout the weekend. Sun, 06 Oct 2013 14:00:00 MDT Instructed and inspired: Conference speakers share poignant personal reflections, timeless truths "We have come here to be instructed and inspired," said President Thomas S. Monson, as he opened the 183rd Semiannual General... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 23:10:00 MDT Women hear LDS Priesthood meeting, but not at conference center More than 150 women and their male supporters requested entrance for women to the all-male Priesthood Session of LDS General... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 22:20:00 MDT President Uchtdorf: 'Come, join with us' President Dieter F. Uchtdorf's Saturday morning address during the 183rd Semiannual General Conference. Sat, 05 Oct 2013 12:00:00 MDT President Thomas S. Monson, LDS leaders provide guidance to Mormon women The meeting was translated and sent live, via the LDS Church’s satellite system and the Internet, across the globe. Sat, 28 Sep 2013 21:15:00 MDT Days of '47 Parade filled with tradition, fun — and romance (+photos) The Days of '47 KSL 5 Parade Wednesday was a hit among long time attendees and first timers. Many floats won awards, and a... Wed, 24 Jul 2013 14:20:00 MDT