Dieter F. Uchtdorf http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Dieter F. Uchtdorf en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:01 MST Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:08:03 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss The Clean Cut: LDS First Presidency shares Christmas messages http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618467/The-Clean-Cut-LDS-First-Presidency-shares-Christmas-messages.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618467/The-Clean-Cut-LDS-First-Presidency-shares-Christmas-messages.html In a video produced by the Mormon Channel in 2012, members of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 15:05:20 MST Going to the Lord for answers is never risky http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617999/Going-to-the-Lord-for-answers-is-never-risky.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617999/Going-to-the-Lord-for-answers-is-never-risky.html It is tempting to go to the Internet and even social media for answers to our questions, but this way of searching for truth... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:05:00 MST Christmas devotional illuminates the 'Light of Christ' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617502/Christmas-devotional-illuminates-the-Light-of-Christ.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617502/Christmas-devotional-illuminates-the-Light-of-Christ.html President Henry B. Eyring teaches of the importance of recognizing the "Light of Christ" in our lives. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:07:40 MST Christmas devotional: The influence of Christ's light http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617221/Christmas-devotional-The-influence-of-Christs-light.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617221/Christmas-devotional-The-influence-of-Christs-light.html It is Christ’s light that transforms lives and touches hearts, said President Henry B. Eyring on Sunday, Dec. 7. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 07:35:00 MST LDS Christmas Devotional celebrates season of Christ's light (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617211/LDS-Christmas-Devotional-celebrates-season-of-Christs-light-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617211/LDS-Christmas-Devotional-celebrates-season-of-Christs-light-video.html Latter-day Saints gather for annual Christmas Devotional that is rich in holiday messages and music. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 20:30:00 MST First Presidency Christmas message http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617005/First-Presidency-Christmas-message.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617005/First-Presidency-Christmas-message.html "As we celebrate this Christmas season, our thoughts turn to that sacred event long ago when the Prince of Peace and the... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:55:00 MST Christkindlmarkt celebrates German Christmas traditions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617039/Christkindlmarkt-celebrates-German-Christmas-traditions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617039/Christkindlmarkt-celebrates-German-Christmas-traditions.html Pastor France A. Davis delivered the Christmas message at the St. Martin's Lantern Parade on Thursday, the first day of... Thu, 04 Dec 2014 17:00:00 MST BYU Management Society honors LDS slugger http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616044/BYU-Management-Society-honors-LDS-slugger.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616044/BYU-Management-Society-honors-LDS-slugger.html Dale Murphy, legendary LDS pro baseball player, is honored by BYU's Management Society. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:25:59 MST Leaders at the Phoenix temple dedication http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616046/Leaders-at-the-Phoenix-temple-dedication.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616046/Leaders-at-the-Phoenix-temple-dedication.html General Authorities at the Phoenix Temple dedication Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:22:28 MST New temple in 'Valley of the Sun' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615723/New-temple-in-Valley-of-the-Sun.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615723/New-temple-in-Valley-of-the-Sun.html The Phoenix Arizona Temple, dedicated by President Thomas S. Monson on Sunday, represents the growth of the LDS Church in... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:40:00 MST President Monson dedicates Phoenix temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615733/President-Monson-dedicates-Phoenix-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615733/President-Monson-dedicates-Phoenix-temple.html The Phoenix Arizona Temple is the Church’s 144th worldwide and fifth in Arizona. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:30:00 MST Phoenix Arizona Temple: 4,200 Arizona youth are 'a light' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615698/Phoenix-Arizona-Temple-4200-Arizona-youth-are-a-light.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615698/Phoenix-Arizona-Temple-4200-Arizona-youth-are-a-light.html The celebration was held in conjunction with the dedication of the Phoenix Arizona Temple, the Church's 144th worldwide and... Sun, 16 Nov 2014 07:45:00 MST LDS Church sends email newsletters to members around the world http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616491/LDS-Church-sends-email-newsletters-to-members-around-the-world.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616491/LDS-Church-sends-email-newsletters-to-members-around-the-world.html For the first time, the Church contacted millions of its members via email to share important announcements. On December 3... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21:40:00 MST President Uchtdorf speaks to international delegates about religious freedom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613096/President-Uchtdorf-speaks-to-international-delegates-about-religious-freedom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613096/President-Uchtdorf-speaks-to-international-delegates-about-religious-freedom.html Religious freedom and the rule of law are central messages of the Church, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf told delegates from 40... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:52:44 MDT Messages for our times http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612786/Messages-for-our-times.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612786/Messages-for-our-times.html Today, more than ever, the world needs to know that God has called a prophet to tell people what He would have them do.Today,... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:18:19 MDT 184th Semiannual General Conference talk summaries (+photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660539/184th-Semiannual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660539/184th-Semiannual-General-Conference-talk-summaries-photos.html Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions, including the Sept. 27 General Women's Meeting, will be posted... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:00:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Sunday afternoon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612495/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-afternoon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612495/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-afternoon.html Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, as well as... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 17:45:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Sunday morning http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612482/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-morning.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612482/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Sunday-morning.html Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, as well as in... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 12:05:00 MDT Saturday General Conference summary http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612460/Saturday-General-Conference-summary.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612460/Saturday-General-Conference-summary.html Millions of Church members gathered on Oct. 4 for the first sessions of the 184th Semiannual General Conference, which... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 22:20:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'Lord, is it I?' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612440/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Lord-is-it-I.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612440/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Lord-is-it-I.html President Dieter F. Uchtdorf began his priesthood session address recounting what happened at the last supper of Jesus and... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 19:15:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Saturday afternoon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612431/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-afternoon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612431/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-afternoon.html Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, as well as in... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 17:45:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'Receiving a testimony of light and truth' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612409/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Receiving-a-testimony-of-light-and-truth.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612409/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Receiving-a-testimony-of-light-and-truth.html President Dieter F. Uchtdorf teaches how one can find divine truth through prayer and earnest study. Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:45:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Saturday morning http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612402/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-morning.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612402/Photos-LDS-general-conference-Saturday-morning.html Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, as well as in... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:35:00 MDT LDS Church shares facts, excitement for general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612269/LDS-Church-shares-facts-excitement-for-general-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612269/LDS-Church-shares-facts-excitement-for-general-conference.html 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 Thousands gather for LDS Women's Meeting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611930/Thousands-gather-for-LDS-Womens-Meeting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611930/Thousands-gather-for-LDS-Womens-Meeting.html Thousands of women in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints braved heavy rain and filled the Conference Center in... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:30:00 MDT President Uchtdorf: 'Live the gospel joyful' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611911/President-Uchtdorf-Live-the-gospel-joyful.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611911/President-Uchtdorf-Live-the-gospel-joyful.html Trust in the saving power of Jesus Christ; keep His laws and commandments, said President Dieter F. Uchtdorf to Latter-day... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:40:00 MDT Big plays lift No. 21 BYU past Virginia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611397/Big-plays-lift-No-21-BYU-past-Virginia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611397/Big-plays-lift-No-21-BYU-past-Virginia.html As it turned out, turnovers weren't a problem for No. 21 BYU against Virginia. While the Cavaliers entered the day leading... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:15:00 MDT Kevin J Worthen installed as new president for BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610607/Kevin-J-Worthen-installed-as-new-president-for-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610607/Kevin-J-Worthen-installed-as-new-president-for-BYU.html Kevin J Worthen was installed as BYU’s 13th president during a devotional assembly on Tuesday in the Marriott Center. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:30:00 MDT A new president for BYU: Kevin J Worthen installed during inaugural ceremony http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610599/A-new-president-for-BYU-Kevin-J-Worthen-installed-during-inaugural-ceremony.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610599/A-new-president-for-BYU-Kevin-J-Worthen-installed-during-inaugural-ceremony.html Kevin J Worthen is installed as BYU's 13th president during an inauguration ceremony held in the Marriott Center on Sept. 9. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:40:00 MDT LDS conference talks may be given in native languages http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610540/LDS-conference-talks-may-be-given-in-native-languages.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610540/LDS-conference-talks-may-be-given-in-native-languages.html LDS Church leaders may now begin to deliver their general conference talks in their native languages. Until now, conference... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:35:00 MDT UVU men's soccer makes its program debut with an impressive 5-1 win over Massachusetts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609960/UVU-mens-soccer-makes-its-program-debut-with-an-impressive-5-1-win-over-Massachusetts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609960/UVU-mens-soccer-makes-its-program-debut-with-an-impressive-5-1-win-over-Massachusetts.html Fans packed Clyde Field Saturday night to watch the Wolverines score an impressive 5-1 win over the visiting Minutemen. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:45:00 MDT President Uchtdorf visits Provo City Center Temple, 'Studio C' cast and other local attractions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609777/President-Uchtdorf-visits-Provo-City-Center-Temple-Studio-C-cast-and-other-local-attractions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609777/President-Uchtdorf-visits-Provo-City-Center-Temple-Studio-C-cast-and-other-local-attractions.html Putting a bright orange vest over his suit coat and wearing a hard hat, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf got an up-close look at... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:00:00 MDT Pioneers in faith http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607410/Pioneers-in-faith.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607410/Pioneers-in-faith.html Church News viewpoint Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:05:00 MDT President Uchtdorf: 'All Is Well' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606952/President-Uchtdorf-All-Is-Well.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606952/President-Uchtdorf-All-Is-Well.html Speaking during the annual Pioneer Days Devotional in Ogden, Utah, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:00:00 MDT Look to past to prepare for future, President Uchtdorf says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606846/Look-to-past-to-prepare-for-future-President-Uchtdorf-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606846/Look-to-past-to-prepare-for-future-President-Uchtdorf-says.html President Uchtdorf speaks to 11,500 during the Ogden, Utah, Pioneer Days Devotional on July 13. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:15:00 MDT Viewpoint: The cost of vanity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606237/Viewpoint-The-cost-of-vanity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606237/Viewpoint-The-cost-of-vanity.html The Hebrew word for vanity is hebel. Its basic definition means "breath but it also refers to condensed breath such as the... Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:05:00 MDT President Dieter F. Uchtdorf: 'Fear not' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606228/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Fear-not.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606228/President-Dieter-F-Uchtdorf-Fear-not.html Speaking at the 2014 Seminar for New Mission Presidents in Provo, Utah, on June 24, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf addressed... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:02:12 MDT President Uchtdorf: A visit 'home' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605890/President-Uchtdorf-A-visit-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605890/President-Uchtdorf-A-visit-home.html President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency and his wife, Sister Harriet Uchtforf, visited Western Europe, noting... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:08:50 MDT Priesthood blessings equally available to all, LDS leaders say in new statement http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605988/Priesthood-blessings-equally-available-to-all-LDS-leaders-say-in-new-statement.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605988/Priesthood-blessings-equally-available-to-all-LDS-leaders-say-in-new-statement.html In a joint statement Saturday, the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the LDS Church said priesthood... Sat, 28 Jun 2014 10:10:00 MDT President Monson counsels new mission leaders http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605877/President-Monson-counsels-new-mission-leaders.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605877/President-Monson-counsels-new-mission-leaders.html 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 LDS leaders counsel new mission presidents, wives http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605614/LDS-leaders-counsel-new-mission-presidents-wives.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605614/LDS-leaders-counsel-new-mission-presidents-wives.html Drawing from the scriptures, teachings from past prophets, letters from missionaries and his experiences as president of the... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:46:11 MDT Elder Holland tweets now, too: 'Being with missionaries is the greatest' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602603/Elder-Holland-tweets-now-too-Being-with-missionaries-is-the-greatest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602603/Elder-Holland-tweets-now-too-Being-with-missionaries-is-the-greatest.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602421/President-Uchtdorf-dedicates-Floridas-2nd-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602421/President-Uchtdorf-dedicates-Floridas-2nd-temple.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602427/Second-temple-dedicated-in-Florida.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602427/Second-temple-dedicated-in-Florida.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602402/Cultural-event-celebrates-new-temple-LDS-history-in-southern-Florida.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602402/Cultural-event-celebrates-new-temple-LDS-history-in-southern-Florida.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602189/Relief-Society-Strengthening-the-community-through-interfaith-outreach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602189/Relief-Society-Strengthening-the-community-through-interfaith-outreach.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602177/BYU-graduation-honors-grads-President-Samuelson.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602177/BYU-graduation-honors-grads-President-Samuelson.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602114/Peavler-Looking-back-at-BYU-athletics-under-Cecil-O-Samuelson.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602114/Peavler-Looking-back-at-BYU-athletics-under-Cecil-O-Samuelson.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601766/President-Uchtdorf-attends-BYU-graduation-expresses-appreciation-for-outgoing-President-Samuelson.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601766/President-Uchtdorf-attends-BYU-graduation-expresses-appreciation-for-outgoing-President-Samuelson.html 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