Harold B. Lee http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Harold B. Lee en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:52:53 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Linda & Richard Eyre: Women and the priesthood in Mormon theology http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599450/Women-and-the-priesthood-in-Mormon-theology.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599450/Women-and-the-priesthood-in-Mormon-theology.html Members of the LDS Church need to be better at explaining, both to themselves and to others, why women don’t... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:16:30 MDT BYU library opens Orson Scott Card exhibit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589552/BYU-library-opens-Orson-Scott-Card-exhibit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589552/BYU-library-opens-Orson-Scott-Card-exhibit.html The Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University will open a new exhibit, “Card’s Game: Orson Scott Card at... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:32:32 MDT Mormon Parenting: In the living room the battle is fought http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583644/In-the-living-room-the-battle-is-fought.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583644/In-the-living-room-the-battle-is-fought.html In our column a week ago we suggested that the real, final battle in these last days would be between those who prioritize... Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:18:20 MDT New Harmony: 'A Year of Powerful Prayer' offers 365 insights into the world of prayer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582853/A-Year-of-Powerful-Prayer-offers-365-insights-into-the-world-of-prayer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582853/A-Year-of-Powerful-Prayer-offers-365-insights-into-the-world-of-prayer.html Spiritually minded souls who pray will see the new book “A Year of Powerful Prayer” as something of a godsend. It... Wed, 10 Jul 2013 05:00:00 MDT Mormon Parenting: It takes a whole ward to raise a child http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580163/It-takes-a-whole-ward-to-raise-a-child.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580163/It-takes-a-whole-ward-to-raise-a-child.html As we look back on any successes we may have had in raising our children, one humbling thought is always crystal clear: We... Fri, 17 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT Lia Collings: Motherhood is about teaching souls to fly http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579539/Lia-Collings-Motherhood-is-about-teaching-souls-to-fly.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579539/Lia-Collings-Motherhood-is-about-teaching-souls-to-fly.html Lia Collings shares a realization about motherhood and its purpose from a painting titled "Teach These Souls to Fly" in this... Tue, 07 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT Utah philanthropist, businessman L.S. Skaggs dies at 89 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576404/Utah-philanthropist-businessman-LS-Skaggs-dies-at-89.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576404/Utah-philanthropist-businessman-LS-Skaggs-dies-at-89.html Prominent Utah businessman and philanthropist L.S. Skaggs died of natural causes at his home early Thursday. He was 89. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 15:05:00 MDT Defending the Faith: Rebirth of revelation heralds a brighter day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618734/Rebirth-of-revelation-heralds-a-brighter-day.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618734/Rebirth-of-revelation-heralds-a-brighter-day.html At this season of the year, many of us commonly formulate New Year's resolutions. We believe, often despite many failures,... Thu, 27 Dec 2012 05:00:00 MST Today in the Bloggernacle: Today in the Bloggernacle: Mission in Africa receives special visitors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566689/Today-in-the-Bloggernacle-Mission-in-Africa-receives-special-visitors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566689/Today-in-the-Bloggernacle-Mission-in-Africa-receives-special-visitors.html A mission in Africa received some special visitors recently. “Elder Jeffrey R. Holland and Elders Clayton and Renlund... Wed, 14 Nov 2012 05:00:00 MST Wide variety of classic movies showing up in local theaters http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561509/Wide-variety-of-classic-movies-showing-up-in-local-theaters.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561509/Wide-variety-of-classic-movies-showing-up-in-local-theaters.html From “Doctor Zhivago” to “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” classic movies galore are being programmed into... Thu, 30 Aug 2012 14:44:35 MDT Maxwell Institute symposium will focus on 7th century B.C. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598661/Maxwell-Institute-symposium-will-focus-on-7th-century-BC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598661/Maxwell-Institute-symposium-will-focus-on-7th-century-BC.html PROVO — The writings from the seventh century B.C. will be the topic of a symposium for Brigham Young University's Neal... Thu, 23 Aug 2012 05:00:00 MDT Linda & Richard Eyre: 5 things we hope our kids will teach our grandkids http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865559579/5-things-we-hope-our-kids-will-teach-our-grandkids.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865559579/5-things-we-hope-our-kids-will-teach-our-grandkids.html For talks we gave in church, we made a list of things we hope our married children will teach our grandchildren. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 05:00:00 MDT BYU student balances life and training her furry bone-afide follower http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558630/BYU-student-balances-life-and-training-her-furry-bone-afide-follower.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558630/BYU-student-balances-life-and-training-her-furry-bone-afide-follower.html Liz Montgomery has been a puppy trainer for Guide Dogs for the Blind since middle school. Now a BYU student, she balances... Fri, 06 Jul 2012 14:43:28 MDT Backstories of LDS Church history in Africa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558434/Backstories-of-LDS-Church-history-in-Africa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558434/Backstories-of-LDS-Church-history-in-Africa.html Glen G. Fisher. Catherine Stokes and LaMar Williams — Darius Gray highlights the backstories of these Saints and their... Tue, 03 Jul 2012 05:00:00 MDT BYU exhibit and student's film about famous author getting national recognition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558317/BYU-exhibit-and-students-film-about-famous-author-getting-national-recognition.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558317/BYU-exhibit-and-students-film-about-famous-author-getting-national-recognition.html BYU student, inspired by a small exhibit at the Harold B. Lee Library, has created a nonprofit film about beloved fantasy... Fri, 29 Jun 2012 14:00:00 MDT Linda & Richard Eyre: Favorite maxims about families http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550751/Favorite-maxims-about-families.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550751/Favorite-maxims-about-families.html Do you have some quotes, some sayings, some maxims that remind you of what is most important in life? Are there some well... Fri, 24 Feb 2012 05:00:00 MST BYU now home to Dolly Gray Children's Literature Award Special Collection http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215288/BYU-now-home-to-Dolly-Gray-Childrens-Literature-Award-Special-Collection.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215288/BYU-now-home-to-Dolly-Gray-Childrens-Literature-Award-Special-Collection.html This year, Brigham Young University's Harold B. Lee Library became the home of the newly opened Dolly Gray Children's... Sun, 15 Jan 2012 15:00:00 MST Daughter of Western legend Roy Rogers to speak at Nov. 4 BYU film screening http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194424/Daughter-of-Western-legend-Roy-Rogers-to-speak-at-Nov-4-BYU-film-screening.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194424/Daughter-of-Western-legend-Roy-Rogers-to-speak-at-Nov-4-BYU-film-screening.html PROVO — The 100-year anniversary of Roy Rogers' birth is Nov. 5, and BYU will celebrate the occasion with a special... Thu, 03 Nov 2011 18:03:40 MDT King James Bible is subject of BYU lecture http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700191881/King-James-Bible-is-subject-of-BYU-lecture.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700191881/King-James-Bible-is-subject-of-BYU-lecture.html PROVO — Brigham Young University English professor Rick Duerden will present "Glory and Power: The Battles within the... Wed, 26 Oct 2011 17:47:14 MDT BYU Redd Center collects stories of Provo Tabernacle and downtown Provo http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187014/BYU-Redd-Center-collects-stories-of-Provo-Tabernacle-and-downtown-Provo.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700187014/BYU-Redd-Center-collects-stories-of-Provo-Tabernacle-and-downtown-Provo.html Once plans for the LDS Church's renovation of the Provo Tabernacle into a temple became public, BYU's Redd Center started... Tue, 11 Oct 2011 11:35:16 MDT Pres. Boyd K. Packer recalls days of service http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185193/Pres-Boyd-K-Packer-recalls-days-of-service.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185193/Pres-Boyd-K-Packer-recalls-days-of-service.html Gazing at an auditorium filled with LDS military chaplains and their wives, President Boyd K. Packer recalled a time less... Wed, 05 Oct 2011 00:56:42 MDT BYU exhibit, lecture will celebrate King James Bible anniversary http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700181171/BYU-exhibit-lecture-will-celebrate-King-James-Bible-anniversary.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700181171/BYU-exhibit-lecture-will-celebrate-King-James-Bible-anniversary.html PROVO — A new exhibit and a lecture on Sept. 22 at Brigham Young University's Harold B. Lee Library honors the 400th... Thu, 22 Sep 2011 05:00:00 MDT China treasures from BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700152507/China-treasures-from-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700152507/China-treasures-from-BYU.html Forty years ago this past week, Richard M. Nixon announced he would travel to China to open talks with a government that had... Sun, 17 Jul 2011 23:28:43 MDT Historic Idaho building to be restored http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700151809/Historic-Idaho-building-to-be-restored.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700151809/Historic-Idaho-building-to-be-restored.html PRESTON, Idaho — A preservation group says a $100,000 gift from an anonymous donor will allow restoration to begin on... Thu, 14 Jul 2011 23:10:41 MDT Treasures from BYU's Harold B. Lee Library http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147365/Treasures-from-BYUs-Harold-B-Lee-Library.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700147365/Treasures-from-BYUs-Harold-B-Lee-Library.html Sun, 26 Jun 2011 21:15:41 MDT Missionaries reunite after 55 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705374247/Missionaries-reunite-after-55-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705374247/Missionaries-reunite-after-55-years.html More than 90 people crowded into Maddox Restaurant on Saturday, May 21, to reunite 47 missionaries who served in the former... Fri, 10 Jun 2011 04:00:00 MDT LDS World: LDS Church Welfare's aims and purposes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373918/LDS-Church-Welfares-aims-and-purposes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373918/LDS-Church-Welfares-aims-and-purposes.html In the face of the Joplin, Mo., tornado and myriad other man-made and natural disasters, the LDS Church Welfare Program... Sun, 05 Jun 2011 06:00:00 MDT LDS World: LDS Church Welfare's aims and purposes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387536/LDS-Church-Welfares-aims-and-purposes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387536/LDS-Church-Welfares-aims-and-purposes.html In the face of the Joplin, Mo., tornado and myriad other man-made and natural disasters, the LDS Church Welfare Program... Sun, 05 Jun 2011 06:00:00 MDT Linda & Richard Eyre: Mormon Parenting: Really using the church to help raise our children http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371656/Mormon-Parenting-Really-using-the-church-to-help-raise-our-children.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371656/Mormon-Parenting-Really-using-the-church-to-help-raise-our-children.html President Harold B. Lee used to say that the church is the scaffolding that helps us build eternal families. Does that seem... Fri, 29 Apr 2011 03:00:00 MDT Following 'the dictates of your heart' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371304/Following-the-dictates-of-your-heart.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705371304/Following-the-dictates-of-your-heart.html So often in life we seek for a sign or a definite visual assurance. It is important to remember that the Holy Ghost reveals... Mon, 25 Apr 2011 05:00:00 MDT BYU collection taking part in 'The Ten Commandments' special edition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369698/BYU-collection-taking-part-in-The-Ten-Commandments-special-edition.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705369698/BYU-collection-taking-part-in-The-Ten-Commandments-special-edition.html Mon, 04 Apr 2011 16:22:33 MDT BYU collection taking part in 'The Ten Commandments' special edition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700124314/BYU-collection-taking-part-in-The-Ten-Commandments-special-edition.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700124314/BYU-collection-taking-part-in-The-Ten-Commandments-special-edition.html James D'Arc was just beginning his career at BYU in 1977 when he drove to Hollywood in a moving van and helped bring back a... Mon, 04 Apr 2011 16:10:13 MDT Former LDS Young Women president Ruth Funk dies at home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387091/Former-LDS-Young-Women-president-Ruth-Funk-dies-at-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387091/Former-LDS-Young-Women-president-Ruth-Funk-dies-at-home.html Avid pianist, choir leader, high school music teacher and former LDS Young Women General President Ruth Hardy Funk, died at... Mon, 07 Feb 2011 09:15:00 MST Former LDS Young Women president Ruth Funk dies at home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705366067/Former-LDS-Young-Women-president-Ruth-Funk-dies-at-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705366067/Former-LDS-Young-Women-president-Ruth-Funk-dies-at-home.html Avid pianist, choir leader, high school music teacher and former LDS Young Women General President Ruth Hardy Funk, died at... Sun, 06 Feb 2011 23:14:09 MST Linda & Richard Eyre: Spiritual solutions for parenting challenges http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364034/Spiritual-solutions-for-parenting-challenges.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364034/Spiritual-solutions-for-parenting-challenges.html And as Mormon parents, we would also love it if there were some spiritual solutions something higher and better than... Fri, 07 Jan 2011 06:00:00 MST Memorials of LDS Church presidents (+ 26 photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705305497/Memorials-of-LDS-Church-presidents--26-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705305497/Memorials-of-LDS-Church-presidents--26-photos.html With cameras in hand, Tom and Becky Welker stopped by the grave of President Gordon B. Hinckley to take a quick picture and... Thu, 21 May 2009 00:17:30 MDT Obituary: FRANCOM, CLARA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700106686/Obituary-FRANCOM-CLARA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700106686/Obituary-FRANCOM-CLARA.html Obituary: HENDRICKS, RICHARD http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700127858/Obituary-HENDRICKS-RICHARD.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700127858/Obituary-HENDRICKS-RICHARD.html Obituary: WARDROP, DOROTHY http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700139777/Obituary-WARDROP-DOROTHY.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700139777/Obituary-WARDROP-DOROTHY.html Obituary: COOK, DEL ORA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700165973/Obituary-COOK-DEL-ORA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700165973/Obituary-COOK-DEL-ORA.html Obituary: BURBIDGE, ESTHER http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180994/Obituary-BURBIDGE-ESTHER.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700180994/Obituary-BURBIDGE-ESTHER.html Obituary: ENGMAN, SHIRLEY MARIE http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700195155/Obituary-ENGMAN-SHIRLEY-MARIE.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700195155/Obituary-ENGMAN-SHIRLEY-MARIE.html Obituary: POLLEI, ERIC CANNON http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197406/Obituary-POLLEI-ERIC-CANNON.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197406/Obituary-POLLEI-ERIC-CANNON.html