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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Utah compromise' a start, but road still bumpysex appeal that made news. Journalists knew it was impossible to produce this
'Utah compromise' a start, but road still bumpy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
sex appeal that made news. Journalists knew it was impossible to produce this 2015 Utah bill without the cooperation of leaders in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and Mormons in the Republican-dominated state Legislature.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stunning structuresEditor's note: This is the second part in a two-part series. Last week's story
Stunning structures
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Editor's note: This is the second part in a two-part series. Last week's story featured the massive Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington and the Bahai House of Worship north of Chicago. This week's story... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Eugene James FerrellEugene was born Saturday, Sept. 11, 1937, in Fayette County, a son of the late
Eugene James Ferrell
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 hours ago
Eugene was born Saturday, Sept. 11, 1937, in Fayette County, a son of the late Luther Jackson Ferrell and Chloe Ercil Kelly Ferrell. On March 5, 1957, in Hazelwood, he married the former Irene Goldie Gum, who survives in Mill Creek. Eugene James... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Church to sponsor movie on lawn Saturday nightUniversity United Methodist Church will present a free “Movie on the Lawn” at 8
Church to sponsor movie on lawn Saturday night
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
University United Methodist Church will present a free “Movie on the Lawn” at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at the Campus Ministry at Washburn House, 1621 S.W. Boswell. The featured movie will be “Shark Tale,” a 2004 animated comedy film. Popcorn... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson subpoenaed for deposition in sex abuse lawsuitsSALT LAKE CITY — Attorneys have subpoenaed Thomas S. Monson, the President of T
LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson subpoenaed for deposition in sex abuse lawsuits
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 14 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Attorneys have subpoenaed Thomas S. Monson, the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to give a deposition in a series of lawsuits alleging sexual abuse of Navajo children who participated in a church-run... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
July 23Braunfels and San Marcos, just to name two cities, I — and I suspect I am not a
July 23
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
Braunfels and San Marcos, just to name two cities, I — and I suspect I am not alone — would be delighted to use the rail. Of course, as we learned by the disaster of the high-speed toll road between San Antonio and Austin, the terminals would have... Read more
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Deseret News
BYU football coaching staff upbeat about this year's recruiting campaignPROVO — One of the questions some prospects ask BYU football coaches on the rec
BYU football coaching staff upbeat about this year's recruiting campaign
Deseret News / Posted 15 hours ago
PROVO — One of the questions some prospects ask BYU football coaches on the recruiting trail centers around the fact the Cougars aren’t affiliated with a conference. BYU is entering its sixth year of independence, and from time to time, it’s an... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Churches: July 25-29, 2016The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday throug
Churches: July 25-29, 2016
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 17 hours ago
The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through July 30. Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of July 31 through Aug. 6 published in The Ledger July 29 should provide information to the newsroom... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon Mentions: Bryce Harper posts about his new scriptures; The Gardiner Sisters go on tour with Us the DuoSocial media posts with a connection to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-da
Mormon Mentions: Bryce Harper posts about his new scriptures; The Gardiner Sisters go on tour with Us the Duo
Deseret News / Posted 18 hours ago
Social media posts with a connection to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members last week include posts from LDS performers on tour, an LDS Major League Baseball player, and a recap of a BYU-Idaho graduation speech. Social... Read more
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Deseret News
Chris Hicks: Movies to watch over the 24th of July weekenddressing the family in pioneer garb and pushing a handcart through your neighbo
Chris Hicks: Movies to watch over the 24th of July weekend
Deseret News / Posted 20 hours ago
dressing the family in pioneer garb and pushing a handcart through your neighbor’s begonias. And in this wonderful age of home video, there are several to choose from. They aren’t all great classics, of course, and most aren’t actually about... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
Trinity Baptist to host Community Prayer Circle at SPDChurches featured in this week's Religion page are: Bethel Assembly, Broadway B
Trinity Baptist to host Community Prayer Circle at SPD
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
Churches featured in this week's Religion page are: Bethel Assembly, Broadway Baptist Church, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Emmanuel Fellowship Church, Faith Harvest Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, Lamar Street... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
County sheriff’s office arrests graffiti suspectsin Macomb and Good Hope.According to Sheriff Rick VanBrooker, Robert S. Hironim
County sheriff’s office arrests graffiti suspects
McDonough County Voice / Posted 21 hours ago
in Macomb and Good Hope.According to Sheriff Rick VanBrooker, Robert S. Hironimus-Wendt, 19, and Brenden P. Mahoney, 20, of Macomb have been booked into the McDonough County Jail. Each man faces two felony counts of property damage over $300, one... Read more
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Deseret News
President and Sister Uchtdorf visit site of Rome Italy Temple: 'It is impressive to see'R. Uchtdorf, visited the Rome Italy Temple site on July 17. “The members in It
President and Sister Uchtdorf visit site of Rome Italy Temple: 'It is impressive to see'
Deseret News / Posted 21 hours ago
R. Uchtdorf, visited the Rome Italy Temple site on July 17. “The members in Italy are anxiously awaiting the completion of the House of the Lord,” he said. “Rome and all of Europe will be better because of this temple.” Work continues to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Margie D. Anderson, 77, of Cambridge, died Wednesday (July 20, 2016) at Southeastern Med, Cambrid
Margie D. Anderson
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 22 hours ago
, 77, of Cambridge, died Wednesday (July 20, 2016) at Southeastern Med, Cambridge. She was born Feb. 23, 1939, in Salt Lake City, Utah, daughter of the late Rulon Mecham and Thelma (Black) Mecham. Mrs. Anderson retired as the... Read more
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Deseret News
New subjects of ‘Meet the Mormons’ share their stories, LDS faithSALT LAKE CITY — From its beginning, one goal of "Meet the Mormons" was to feat
New subjects of ‘Meet the Mormons’ share their stories, LDS faith
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — From its beginning, one goal of "Meet the Mormons" was to feature Latter-day Saints who represented the worldwide, ethnically and geographically diverse membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Producers of... Read more
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Billboard
Neon Trees Frontman Tyler Glenn Seeks Peace After Leaving Behind Mormonism: 'I Want to Find My Way'up to this moment, sound-therapy practitioner Sara Auster has sat perched atop
Neon Trees Frontman Tyler Glenn Seeks Peace After Leaving Behind Mormonism: 'I Want to Find My Way'
Billboard / Posted yesterday
up to this moment, sound-therapy practitioner Sara Auster has sat perched atop a pillow behind him, playing a series of instruments that create transcendental tones intended to bring the body into harmony with the vibrations. Among them:... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Religion news in briefcleric. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn
Religion news in brief
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
cleric. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn) blames the cleric, Fethullah Gulen, for Friday's attempted coup and has asked for his extradition. Gulen, a former Erdogan ally who lives in exile in Saylorsburg,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Religion news in briefcleric. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn
Religion news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
cleric. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn) blames the cleric, Fethullah Gulen, for Friday's attempted coup and has asked for his extradition. Gulen, a former Erdogan ally who lives in exile in Saylorsburg,... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS man credits God for survival of 4 near-death experiencesexperiences in his life, however, Sulser knew he could remain calm and turn to
LDS man credits God for survival of 4 near-death experiences
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
experiences in his life, however, Sulser knew he could remain calm and turn to God. As each hour went by, Sulser, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, focused on his belief in God and the opportunity for eternal life. "It’s... Read more
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Deseret News
Attributes, lessons and principles: General authorities and their church history heroesthe years, President Thomas S. Monson has felt a special kinship with President
Attributes, lessons and principles: General authorities and their church history heroes
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
the years, President Thomas S. Monson has felt a special kinship with President Wilford Woodruff, the fourth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "Not only have we each served in the Council of the Twelve Apostles, he... Read more
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Deseret News
Venezuela presents details in weapons case against Utah manCARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan authorities on Wednesday presented what they sa
Venezuela presents details in weapons case against Utah man
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan authorities on Wednesday presented what they said are new details in the case against a 24-year-old Utah man being held on weapons charges. Joshua Holt traveled to Venezuela last month on a tourist visa to marry a... Read more
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Deseret News
Why Pioneer Day is so important to UtahnsThe year was 1847 and the Mormon pioneers had just been through months of hards
Why Pioneer Day is so important to Utahns
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
The year was 1847 and the Mormon pioneers had just been through months of hardships crossing the American plains. On July 24, Brigham Young and company (the first of many groups to come) descended Emigration Canyon and arrived in the Salt Lake... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Governor Greg Abbott supports UH to the Big 12Pros: A national brand, BYU has a following with more than 6.5 million members
Governor Greg Abbott supports UH to the Big 12
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Pros: A national brand, BYU has a following with more than 6.5 million members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Power 5-type facilities are already in place. Texas and Oklahoma are the only Big 12 schools that outdraw Cougars in... Read more
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Deseret News
Jerry Earl Johnston: At times the people we view as villains are really heroesI know beyond a shadow of a doubt that people walk into the Dairy Queen in Perr
Jerry Earl Johnston: At times the people we view as villains are really heroes
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that people walk into the Dairy Queen in Perry, Utah, see a man slicing potatoes, and make assumptions about him. The generous will notice he’s a hard worker and likes to smile. The less generous will assume he’s... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
Eva LaRue Durfee BeddesSept. 2, 1922 – July 11, 2016 was born on Sept. 2, 1922, in Lovell. She was t
Eva LaRue Durfee Beddes
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Sept. 2, 1922 – July 11, 2016 was born on Sept. 2, 1922, in Lovell. She was the sixth child of Rilda Norton and Charles Abbott Durfee. She died peacefully at The Inn on Barton Creek Assisted Living Center in Bountiful, Utah,... Read more
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Deseret News
Days of ’47 Rodeo: Locals Baylor Roche and Tyler Bingham win eventsSALT LAKE CITY — Two locals walked away with victories at the Days of ’47 Rodeo
Days of ’47 Rodeo: Locals Baylor Roche and Tyler Bingham win events
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Two locals walked away with victories at the Days of ’47 Rodeo at Vivint Arena Wednesday night. Honeyville’s Tyler Bingham won bull riding while Tremonton’s Baylor Roche topped the steer wrestlers. Bingham’s score of 82 matched his... Read more
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Deseret News
The curious case of the presumptive Big 12 candidatesis the only Big 12 school to have won more (282) than BYU in the same time fram
The curious case of the presumptive Big 12 candidates
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
is the only Big 12 school to have won more (282) than BYU in the same time frame. And because of its affiliation with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, BYU has a worldwide fan base, meaning lots of eyes on screens with the... Read more
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Deseret News
Ohio Mormon offered invocation at Republican National ConventionA member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said Wednesday's in
Ohio Mormon offered invocation at Republican National Convention
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said Wednesday's invocation at the 2016 Republican National Convention. In his prayer, Johnson asked for a blessing on the leaders of the nation that "they may have wisdom and humility as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘You imagine him living at the top of a beanstalk’FROM the wonderful world of American college recruiting, where oversized manchi
‘You imagine him living at the top of a beanstalk’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
FROM the wonderful world of American college recruiting, where oversized manchildren regularly blow our minds with their enormous dimensions, comes perhaps the most physically-remarkable prospect America has ever seen. Motekiai Langi, a 193kg... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Local church group making feminine hygiene kits for developing countriesdeveloping countries around the world suffer indignities, infection and even ex
Local church group making feminine hygiene kits for developing countries
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
developing countries around the world suffer indignities, infection and even exploitation during the menstrual flow times of their life. Without sanitary supplies contained in feminine hygiene kits, girls and young women miss days from school and... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Holy SpiritsFrom traditional absinthe service (without the legendary sidecar of cuckoo) to
Holy Spirits
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
From traditional absinthe service (without the legendary sidecar of cuckoo) to that tiki torchlight classic the zombie, Beehive State imbibers have a bounty of bevvies at their boozy fingertips. We've curated an arsenal of aperitifs, local... Read more
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Deseret News
5 diverse appeals to God that were just made during the Republican National Conventioninteresting unfolding at the Republican National Convention this week. Individ
5 diverse appeals to God that were just made during the Republican National Convention
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
interesting unfolding at the Republican National Convention this week. Individuals and faith leaders from a diverse array of religious backgrounds are delivering invocations and benedictions throughout each session — prayers that offer intriguing... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Angel Moroni placed atop Meridian LDS TempleMERIDIAN - A lot of activity Wednesday morning at the new Meridian Idaho Temple
Angel Moroni placed atop Meridian LDS Temple
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
MERIDIAN - A lot of activity Wednesday morning at the new Meridian Idaho Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -– where crews and a crane lifted the Angel Moroni into place atop the church. “The placement of the Angel Moroni... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah delegates tour historic sites in KirtlandSaints had moved away from Kirtland and the temple fell into disrepair, and its
Utah delegates tour historic sites in Kirtland
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
Saints had moved away from Kirtland and the temple fell into disrepair, and its ownership was challenged. The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, now known as the Community of Christ, gained title to the building in 1880.... Read more
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Fulton County News
Timothy L. CastleTimothy Lynn Castle, 51, Warfordsburg, died Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at his ho
Timothy L. Castle
Fulton County News / Posted 2 days ago
Timothy Lynn Castle, 51, Warfordsburg, died Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at his home. Born September 29, 1964, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Janet Castle Blankley and the late Grant W. Blankley, and the husband of the late Ofeira Serena Castle,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Statue tops new LDS temple in MeridianA major milestone in the construction of the new Church of Jesus Christ of Latt
Statue tops new LDS temple in Meridian
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
A major milestone in the construction of the new Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints temple in Meridian. This morning a statue of the angel Moroni was placed on top of the temple. The statue signifies that construction on the exterior of... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS.org post opens arms to 'Pokemon Go' playersSince the release of "Pokemon Go," millions of people have downloaded the app a
LDS.org post opens arms to 'Pokemon Go' players
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
Since the release of "Pokemon Go," millions of people have downloaded the app and started to explore their communities in search of Pokemon. The app lists popular locations and landmarks as pokestops where players can collect digital game items.... Read more
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Deseret News
Richard Davis: Lessons of Pioneer Day are highly relevant todayUtah is the only state in the nation that celebrates this Sunday as a state hol
Richard Davis: Lessons of Pioneer Day are highly relevant today
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
Utah is the only state in the nation that celebrates this Sunday as a state holiday — Pioneer Day. That uniqueness stems from the distinctive circumstances that led to the origins of this holiday. Remembering the genesis of Pioneer Day — and drawing... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Historic Snowflake properties you need to seeIt was in April of 1877, when Mormon Prophet Brigham Young called for families
Historic Snowflake properties you need to see
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
It was in April of 1877, when Mormon Prophet Brigham Young called for families to leave their Utah homes and trek to the Arizona Territory to establish new settlements, and William Jordan Flake and his two wives were one of these families. Founded... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mormon sues Arkansas car dealership, says he was harassed, fired because of faithin Fort Smith has filed a lawsuit saying he was repeatedly harassed about his r
Mormon sues Arkansas car dealership, says he was harassed, fired because of faith
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
in Fort Smith has filed a lawsuit saying he was repeatedly harassed about his religious undergarments and fired because of his faith. Richard Black, 44, of Van Buren, is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, according to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mormon sues car dealership, says he was harassed, fired because of faithin Fort Smith has filed a lawsuit saying he was repeatedly harassed about his r
Mormon sues car dealership, says he was harassed, fired because of faith
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
in Fort Smith has filed a lawsuit saying he was repeatedly harassed about his religious undergarments and fired because of his faith. Richard Black, 44, of Van Buren, is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, according to... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Ballot initiative could privatize liquor sales in Utahhis political action committee to launch a ballot initiative to privatize liquo
Ballot initiative could privatize liquor sales in Utah
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
his political action committee to launch a ballot initiative to privatize liquor sales and do away with the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. In an interview with FOX 13 on Tuesday, Sen. Dabakis, D-Salt Lake City, said he was... Read more
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FOX News
Mormon missionaries will be called 'volunteers' in Russiawill now be known as "volunteers" to comply with a new anti-terrorism law that
Mormon missionaries will be called 'volunteers' in Russia
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
will now be known as "volunteers" to comply with a new anti-terrorism law that puts restrictions on religious practices. Church spokesman Eric Hawkins said Tuesday that the change is the first step as leaders determine how to keep several hundred... Read more
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Salon.com
Mormon missionaries will be called ‘volunteers’ in Russiawill now be known as “volunteers” to comply with a new anti-terrorism law that
Mormon missionaries will be called ‘volunteers’ in Russia
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
will now be known as “volunteers” to comply with a new anti-terrorism law that puts restrictions on religious practices. Church spokesman Eric Hawkins said Tuesday that the change is the first step as leaders determine how to keep several hundred... Read more
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Island Packet
‘Oh my God, oh my God’: Wife, young son watch father die in motorcycle crashA typical Saturday morning for Elk Grove resident Katey Keller turned to horror
‘Oh my God, oh my God’: Wife, young son watch father die in motorcycle crash
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
A typical Saturday morning for Elk Grove resident Katey Keller turned to horror after she and her 4-year-old son witnessed the death of her husband, a motorcyclist who died after he was hit by a car in Elk Grove. Keller said she and her son were... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS Church missionaries in Russia now to be known as 'volunteers'A change is coming to the designation for missionaries of The Church of Jesus C
LDS Church missionaries in Russia now to be known as 'volunteers'
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
A change is coming to the designation for missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who are serving in Russia, with elders and sisters serving in the country to be known as volunteers, rather than as missionaries. The change is... Read more
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Deseret News
Twila Van Leer: My nomination of 3 Mormon pioneers to be honorary Days of ’47 parade marshalsIn Utah, July and celebration are synonymous. We hardly get the ringing out of
Twila Van Leer: My nomination of 3 Mormon pioneers to be honorary Days of ’47 parade marshals
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
In Utah, July and celebration are synonymous. We hardly get the ringing out of our ears from the Fourth of July fireworks before it's time to refocus on the Days of ’47 gala. Ironic, isn’t it, that in both instances, the dates on which we celebrate... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Wife and young son watched as Elk Grove motorcyclist was struck in fatal crashA typical Saturday morning for Elk Grove resident Katey Keller turned to horror
Wife and young son watched as Elk Grove motorcyclist was struck in fatal crash
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
A typical Saturday morning for Elk Grove resident Katey Keller turned to horror after she and her 4-year-old son witnessed the death of her husband, a motorcyclist who died after he was hit by a car in Elk Grove. Keller said she and her son were... Read more
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Deseret News
UTubers: UTubers come together to help LDS singer Evie Clair’s familyYouTube singer Evie Clair, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
UTubers: UTubers come together to help LDS singer Evie Clair’s family
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
YouTube singer Evie Clair, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, sang a cover of Survivor’s “Eye of the Tiger” as a tribute to her father, who has stage 4 colon cancer. At the conclusion of the song, Richard Sharrah (Bored... Read more
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Deseret News
Choir, orchestra said to have brought healing during European tourPARIS — Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir wrapped up their three-week, cen
Choir, orchestra said to have brought healing during European tour
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
PARIS — Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir wrapped up their three-week, central European tour Friday by re-creating a photo shoot from a 1955 tour, when their predecessors posed in front of the famous Eiffel Tower. On the precise spot, the choir... Read more
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