Changes to Relief Society visiting teaching messages: 'Do what she needs'
Beginning January 2018, changes to the monthly visiting teaching message will help sisters “minister” to each other in a more personal way.
Mormons lend meetinghouse to Jewish congregation for one year
After meeting for a year in an LDS stake center, the Shir-Ha-Ma’alot (SHM) Jewish congregation, heard a Shabbat service sermon by Rabbi Richard Steinberg titled “What We Have Learned from Our Friends.”
17 'best worst movies' from our readers
We asked Deseret News readers what their favorite "best worst movie" is. Here is what they had to say.
Due to plague outbreak, LDS missionaries transferred out of Madagascar
LDS missionaries are being moved out of Madagascar following an outbreak of the plague in the Indian Ocean island nation, Church leaders announced Thursday, Oct. 19.
This Utah judge gave an eviction notice to a baby, and mom was happy
Eager to deliver her daughter, a 4th District Court clerk asked a judge to sign an eviction order urging the child to be born.
Ex-Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott dies, family confirms
Four years after he was diagnosed with a progressive form of dementia, former Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott died at 4 a.m. Thursday, his brother told the Deseret News.
Chiefs coach Andy Reid serving as a mentor for BYU's Sitake
While trying to lead the BYU football program during a dismal season, coach Kalani Sitake has had others in the coaching profession reach out to him for support. Among those has been the head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs — Andy Reid.
How far apart are these Mormon temples?
What are the shortest distances between LDS temples? The longest distances? Here are a handful of lists of some of the noteworthy distances — in miles.
Jay Evensen: Why did Weber High girls make a racist video?
One would have hoped the rising generation, so far removed from Jim Crow America, wouldn’t so easily succumb to the false narratives of the past. Too bad the internet will make it hard for them to learn lessons and move on.
Going the distances: The long and short between LDS temples
The distance between the LDS Church's Boise Idaho Temple and new Meridian Idaho Temple is a mere 8.8 miles. What is the shortest distance between two temples? Between two located outside of Utah? And between two outside of the United States?