John C. Wester

At BYU, Catholic archbishop seeks friends, says U.S. liberty depends on moral people

Nine months before an LDS leader joins Pope Francis as a speaker at the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, the archbishop of Philadelphia spoke at LDS... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Becky Lockhart remembered in Capitol memorial service

Becky Lockhart, the first woman to serve as Utah House speaker, was honored Thursday as a role model, a wife and mother, and a caring colleague who loved lawmaking. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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My holiday wish — not overindulgence or expectations, but connections and relationships

A better approach to the holidays is to make it a time of genuine friendship and meaningful connection. We should also look to find people we can help. My holiday... Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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End gun violence, say faith leaders on Sandy Hook anniversary

Local faith leaders came together to ask for an end to gun violence on the second anniversary of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary, Sunday. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014


Support the Healthy Utah plan

Abandoning the poor and the needy, apart from being morally irresponsible, isn’t a wise use of taxpayer dollars. As Gov. Gary Herbert said in his press... Read more »

Dec. 6, 2014


Herbert unveils his version of Medicaid expansion to public, legislators

Faith and community leaders stood in support of Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah plan Thursday as he revealed its tenets to members of the Utah Legislature. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014


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