Gordon B. Hinckley http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Gordon B. Hinckley en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:53:25 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Funeral services for President Boyd K. Packer announced http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676732/Funeral-services-for-President-Boyd-K-Packer-announced.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765676732/Funeral-services-for-President-Boyd-K-Packer-announced.html?pg=all Funeral services for President Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ... Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:23:23 MDT Photos: A photographic look at President Boyd K. Packer's life and service http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631932/Photos-A-photographic-look-at-President-Boyd-K-Packers-life-and-service.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631932/Photos-A-photographic-look-at-President-Boyd-K-Packers-life-and-service.html?pg=all Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:00:00 MDT President Henry B. Eyring: Everyone can find time to be a missionary http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631759/President-Henry-B-Eyring-Everyone-can-find-time-to-be-a-missionary.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631759/President-Henry-B-Eyring-Everyone-can-find-time-to-be-a-missionary.html?pg=all “Our greatest opportunity and our greatest challenge is to bear witness that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living... Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:55:00 MDT Fathers of the prophets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630951/Fathers-of-the-prophets.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630951/Fathers-of-the-prophets.html?pg=all Prophets have been some of the most influential men throughout time and are often referred to in scripture as... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:58:29 MDT Book review: 'The Power of Dadhood' offers road map for successful fatherhood http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631068/Book-review-The-Power-of-Dadhood-offers-road-map-for-successful-fatherhood.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631068/Book-review-The-Power-of-Dadhood-offers-road-map-for-successful-fatherhood.html?pg=all Michael Byron Smith's book "The Power of Dadhood" offers mentoring to help fathers of any age understand their importance in... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 15:45:00 MDT Ground broken on Thomas S. Monson Lodge http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630966/Ground-broken-on-Thomas-S-Monson-Lodge.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630966/Ground-broken-on-Thomas-S-Monson-Lodge.html?pg=all Multi-use building will be utilized by thousands of Scouts and their leaders at Utah's Hinckley Scout Ranch. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 14:03:02 MDT Elder Holland visits Scotland and England http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630841/Elder-Holland-visits-Scotland-and-England.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630841/Elder-Holland-visits-Scotland-and-England.html?pg=all Twenty-five years ago, President Gordon. B. Hinckley called Elder Jeffrey R. Holland into his office and gave him a special... Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:15:00 MDT Suva Fiji Temple scheduled for rededication in January 2016 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630659/Suva-Fiji-Temple-scheduled-for-rededication-in-January-2016.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630659/Suva-Fiji-Temple-scheduled-for-rededication-in-January-2016.html?pg=all The rededication of the Suva Fiji Temple will take place in early 2016. Sun, 14 Jun 2015 00:12:30 MDT Fiji Temple rededication, open house scheduled in early 2016, LDS First Presidency announces http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630580/Fiji-Temple-rededication-open-house-scheduled-in-early-2016-LDS-First-Presidency-announces.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630580/Fiji-Temple-rededication-open-house-scheduled-in-early-2016-LDS-First-Presidency-announces.html?pg=all Two days after the LDS Church announced it will dedicate the Provo City Center Temple in March 2016, it announced it will... Fri, 12 Jun 2015 07:00:00 MDT Picturing history: Trail of Hope http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630407/Picturing-history-Trail-of-Hope.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630407/Picturing-history-Trail-of-Hope.html?pg=all One of the most soul-stirring sites in old Nauvoo, Illinois, is Parley Street as it runs west from Granger Street to the bank... Wed, 10 Jun 2015 05:00:00 MDT New musical tells story of prophets' alma mater http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630198/New-musical-tells-story-of-prophets-alma-mater.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630198/New-musical-tells-story-of-prophets-alma-mater.html?pg=all A new musical features the alma mater of past LDS Church Presidents Ezra Taft Benson and Harold B. Lee. Sat, 06 Jun 2015 05:00:00 MDT Montreal temple open house, rededication dates announced http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627722/Montreal-temple-open-house-rededication-dates-announced.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627722/Montreal-temple-open-house-rededication-dates-announced.html?pg=all Open house, rededication dates announced for Montreal Quebec Temple. Fri, 01 May 2015 13:55:27 MDT LDS Church announces open house, rededication of Montreal Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627706/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-rededication-of-Montreal-Temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865627706/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-rededication-of-Montreal-Temple.html?pg=all A seventh LDS temple will be dedicated or rededicated in 2015, the church's First Presidency announced on Friday. The... Fri, 01 May 2015 09:55:00 MDT Early Mississippi converts leave a proud legacy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626574/Early-Mississippi-converts-leave-a-proud-legacy.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626574/Early-Mississippi-converts-leave-a-proud-legacy.html?pg=all Early Mississippi converts leave a proud legacy of Church members after joining the Church 100 years ago. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:00:00 MDT BYU Easter conference: The Savior's Love http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625589/BYU-Easter-conference-The-Saviors-Love.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625589/BYU-Easter-conference-The-Saviors-Love.html?pg=all If one desires true love, one must understand God, Matthew O. Richardson said at the 2015 Easter Conference at Brigham Young... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 15:27:01 MDT Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson: 'Defenders of the Proclamation' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625262/Sister-Bonnie-L-Oscarson-Defenders-of-the-Proclamation.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625262/Sister-Bonnie-L-Oscarson-Defenders-of-the-Proclamation.html?pg=all Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president, shares three teachings to help individuals become "defenders of the... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:05:00 MDT The future of the LDS Church in Asia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624049/The-future-of-the-LDS-Church-in-Asia.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624049/The-future-of-the-LDS-Church-in-Asia.html?pg=all Elder M. Russell Ballard and other visiting General Authorities meet with thousands of leaders and members in Asia, an area... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:53:45 MDT LDS Church announces open house, dedication dates for 2 Mexico temples http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624154/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-dedication-dates-for-2-Mexico-temples.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624154/LDS-Church-announces-open-house-dedication-dates-for-2-Mexico-temples.html?pg=all The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the open house, celebration and dedication... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:20:00 MDT Prophets and presidents: 11 noteworthy connections between the LDS Church and the White House http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622644/Prophets-and-presidents-11-noteworthy-connections-between-the-LDS-Church-and-the-White-House.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622644/Prophets-and-presidents-11-noteworthy-connections-between-the-LDS-Church-and-the-White-House.html?pg=all Here are 11 interesting connections between leaders of the LDS Church and United States presidents. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:00:00 MST 'City of Everlasting Spring' prepares for LDS temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620691/City-of-Everlasting-Spring-prepares-for-LDS-temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620691/City-of-Everlasting-Spring-prepares-for-LDS-temple.html?pg=all Tens of thousands of Latter-day Saints in northern Peru finalize preparations for temple in Trujillo. Mon, 02 Feb 2015 11:27:15 MST New Harmony: Gospel truth blooms where it will bloom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620019/Gospel-truth-blooms-where-it-will-bloom.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620019/Gospel-truth-blooms-where-it-will-bloom.html?pg=all As Mormons, we have a fondness for saying, “Bring the good you already have and we will add to it.” We’re... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:10:50 MST Philanthropist Ira Fulton extols the rewards of giving http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619618/Philanthropist-Ira-Fulton-extols-the-rewards-of-giving.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619618/Philanthropist-Ira-Fulton-extols-the-rewards-of-giving.html?pg=all Arizona businessman and philanthropist Ira A. Fulton was recently in Salt Lake City and talked in an interview with the... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 05:00:00 MST What's new: Second updated edition of 'Mapping Mormonism' released http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619615/Whats-new-Second-updated-edition-of-Mapping-Mormonism-released.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619615/Whats-new-Second-updated-edition-of-Mapping-Mormonism-released.html?pg=all This effort of more than 60 experts and scholars in fields from LDS Church history to economics was initially published in... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 05:00:00 MST Watch the switches http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619195/Watch-the-switches.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619195/Watch-the-switches.html?pg=all One train's unfortunatley journey can, in many ways, be compared to our lives — where seemingly small decisions could... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 01:00:00 MST Picturing history: Carthage Jail http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618668/Picturing-history-Carthage-Jail.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618668/Picturing-history-Carthage-Jail.html?pg=all Carthage Jail will ever be known as the site where the Prophet Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum were killed by a mob during... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 05:00:00 MST 'A light on the hill': Las Vegas Nevada Temple reaches 25-year milestone http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617931/A-light-on-the-hill-Las-Vegas-Nevada-Temple-reaches-25-year-milestone.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617931/A-light-on-the-hill-Las-Vegas-Nevada-Temple-reaches-25-year-milestone.html?pg=all It's been 25 years since LDS Church President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicated the Las Vegas Nevada Temple. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 MST Online resources highlight President Benson http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616493/Online-resources-highlight-President-Benson.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616493/Online-resources-highlight-President-Benson.html?pg=all A brief notice giving a link to the video recording of Shari Dew's lecture about Ezra Taft Benson and a link to an online... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:56:13 MST LDS CIO helps LDSTech attendees better understand church membership http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613347/LDS-CIO-helps-LDSTech-attendees-better-understand-church-membership.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613347/LDS-CIO-helps-LDSTech-attendees-better-understand-church-membership.html?pg=all 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 Author Clark B. Hinckley writes book about Christopher Columbus with LDS angle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612887/Author-Clark-B-Hinckley-writes-book-about-Christopher-Columbus-with-LDS-angle.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612887/Author-Clark-B-Hinckley-writes-book-about-Christopher-Columbus-with-LDS-angle.html?pg=all 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 Elder L. Tom Perry: 'Finding lasting peace and building eternal families' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612424/Elder-L-Tom-Perry-Finding-lasting-peace-and-building-eternal-families.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612424/Elder-L-Tom-Perry-Finding-lasting-peace-and-building-eternal-families.html?pg=all How people learn to adjust to changes and challenges in life depends on their foundation, said Elder L. Tom Perry of the... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 15:55:00 MDT 10 best emergency preparedness quotes from General Conferences past http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660549/10-best-emergency-preparedness-quotes-from-General-Conferences-past.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660549/10-best-emergency-preparedness-quotes-from-General-Conferences-past.html?pg=all Exploring 10 emergency preparedness quotes from General Conferences past Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:00:00 MDT Father's photos from Mormon Pavilion in Texas worth thousands of words http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612368/Fathers-photos-from-Mormon-Pavilion-in-Texas-worth-thousands-of-words.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612368/Fathers-photos-from-Mormon-Pavilion-in-Texas-worth-thousands-of-words.html?pg=all I wasn’t yet born in 1968 when my late father attended the HemisFair world exposition in San Antonio, Texas. But I have... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 22:00:00 MDT 20 important events in LDS general conference history http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612245/20-important-events-in-LDS-general-conference-history.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612245/20-important-events-in-LDS-general-conference-history.html?pg=all Several important events have occurred in association with general conference over the years. This summary attempts to... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:30:00 MDT New Mormon Message video highlights how much good mothers do http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611228/New-Mormon-Message-video-highlights-how-much-good-mothers-do.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611228/New-Mormon-Message-video-highlights-how-much-good-mothers-do.html?pg=all In a Mormon Message video published Wednesday, a mother is shown going about her daily tasks, only to end up missing out on... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:40:00 MDT Elder David E. Sorensen, former executive director of LDS temple department, dies at 81 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html?pg=all Elder David E. Sorensen, who served as a general authority of the LDS Church for 13 years, died Tuesday at 81. He served in... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:45:00 MDT Perpetual Education Fund thriving in Ghana http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607508/Perpetual-Education-Fund-thriving-in-Ghana.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607508/Perpetual-Education-Fund-thriving-in-Ghana.html?pg=all Thirteen years after President Gordon B. Hinckley announced the beginning of the Perpetual Education Fund, the program is... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:05:00 MDT LDS Church leaders expected at BYU President Kevin Worthen's inauguration Sept. 9 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607112/LDS-Church-leaders-expected-at-BYU-President-Kevin-Worthens-inauguration-Sept-9.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607112/LDS-Church-leaders-expected-at-BYU-President-Kevin-Worthens-inauguration-Sept-9.html?pg=all Kevin Worthen will be inaugurated Sept. 9 as BYU's 13th president in a ceremony at the Marriott Center. If tradition holds,... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:10:00 MDT Spirit of competition is alive and well at BYU-Idaho http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606726/Spirit-of-competition-is-alive-and-well-at-BYU-Idaho.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606726/Spirit-of-competition-is-alive-and-well-at-BYU-Idaho.html?pg=all An overview of the competitive-sports program at BYU-Idaho. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:00:00 MDT 170th anniversary of the martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum Smith http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605870/170th-anniversary-of-the-martyrdom-of-Joseph-and-Hyrum-Smith.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605870/170th-anniversary-of-the-martyrdom-of-Joseph-and-Hyrum-Smith.html?pg=all This year marks the 170th anniversary of the martyrdom of Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum. Friends and enemies of the LDS... Sat, 28 Jun 2014 23:55:02 MDT 'A mother values the life she brings to the earth' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605451/A-mother-values-the-life-she-brings-to-the-earth.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605451/A-mother-values-the-life-she-brings-to-the-earth.html?pg=all Sheri Hills has a very special testimony of the importance of families, specifically the doctrine of the family as it is... Sat, 21 Jun 2014 00:15:00 MDT Work progresses on Paris France Temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605437/Work-progresses-on-Paris-France-Temple.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605437/Work-progresses-on-Paris-France-Temple.html?pg=all Elder Neil L. Andersen and Bishop Gérald Caussé visit France, view progress on the construction of the Paris France... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:45:46 MDT First stake organized in Jamaica http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605040/First-stake-organized-in-Jamaica.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605040/First-stake-organized-in-Jamaica.html?pg=all Elder Jeffrey R. Holland organizes the first stake in the Caribbean island of Jamaica. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:40:00 MDT Youth leaders receive national Scouting award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605049/Youth-leaders-receive-national-Scouting-award.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605049/Youth-leaders-receive-national-Scouting-award.html?pg=all LDS youth leaders Sister Rosemary M. Wixom and Brother David L. Beck receive Scouting's highest national honor, the Silver... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:05:00 MDT One more question, Mr. Huntsman ... http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604686/One-more-question-Mr-Huntsman-.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604686/One-more-question-Mr-Huntsman-.html?pg=all Jon Huntsman Sr. weighed in on the dispute between the Salt Lake Tribune and its ownership in a question and answer session... Fri, 06 Jun 2014 23:30:29 MDT Following Christ by being a mother http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604571/Following-Christ-by-being-a-mother.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604571/Following-Christ-by-being-a-mother.html?pg=all Jocelyn Hansen is the Young Mother of the Year representative from the state of California. Sat, 07 Jun 2014 00:05:00 MDT Samuelson departs after proving he fit at BYU after all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602159/Samuelson-departs-after-proving-he-fit-at-BYU-after-all.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602159/Samuelson-departs-after-proving-he-fit-at-BYU-after-all.html?pg=all Cecil O. Samuelson completes his 11-year run as BYU's 12th president today after proving that, despite his background as a... Thu, 01 May 2014 07:15:00 MDT Viewpoint: The Ten Commandments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601722/Viewpoint-The-Ten-Commandments.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601722/Viewpoint-The-Ten-Commandments.html?pg=all The Ten Commandments are laws to govern moral conduct that are as important today as they were in Biblical times. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 00:45:00 MDT Hidden Donny Osmond reference in top animated film 'Frozen' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600053/Hidden-Donny-Osmond-reference-in-top-animated-film-Frozen.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600053/Hidden-Donny-Osmond-reference-in-top-animated-film-Frozen.html?pg=all "Frozen" became the No. 1 animated movie of all time this past week, but while more people are exposed to the film again and... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:23:11 MDT Picturing history: Calm as a Summer's Morning statue http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649526/Picturing-history-Calm-as-a-Summers-Morning-statue.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649526/Picturing-history-Calm-as-a-Summers-Morning-statue.html?pg=all When President Gordon B. Hinckley announced in 1999 that the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was to be rebuilt, he explained "the new... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS leader describes writing Elder Neal A. Maxwell's inspiring life story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598041/LDS-leader-describes-writing-Elder-Neal-A-Maxwells-inspiring-life-story.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598041/LDS-leader-describes-writing-Elder-Neal-A-Maxwells-inspiring-life-story.html?pg=all Giving the first address in this year's "Men and Women of Faith Lecture Series," Elder Bruce C. Hafen tells of writing the... Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:05:00 MST