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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — A number of church leaders offered well wishes to LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson during their talks and prayers Saturday during the first three sessions of the 187th Semiannual General Conference. The 90-year-old President Monson did […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — President Russell M. Nelson, who as the president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles is next in line to serve as president of the LDS Church, said Saturday that he has spent the last six months […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. Salt Lake City | Sunday, 01 October 2017 | Recently Posted #LIghtTheWorld YouTube Live concert broadcast from New York City Tuesday to feature Piano Guys, David Archuleta and others … #LightTheWorld YouTube Live concert broadcast from New York City Tuesday […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Editor’s note: “The Spoken Word” is shared by Lloyd Newell each Sunday during the weekly Mormon Tabernacle Choir broadcast. This will be given Oct. 1, 2017. Why is it that so much of life’s profound beauty has roots in heartache and […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The Savior concludes His Sermon on the Mount with this final commandment: “Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father … in heaven is perfect” (Matthew 5:48). “With that concluding imperative, we want to go back to bed and pull the […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. As Jesus spoke to the people in Capernaum the day after feeding five thousand Galileeans with five barley loaves and two small fishes, He perceived that many were more interested in being fed again than in His teachings. Trying to convince […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. As is evident in The Family: A Proclamation to the World, members of the Church “are blessed with unique doctrine and different ways of viewing the world,” said Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. “We participate […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “God has important work for each of us,” Elder John C. Pingree Jr. said during the Saturday morning session of general conference on Sept. 30. “Our Heavenly Father has specific and significant things for you and me to accomplish,” said Elder […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. In the wake of recent disasters, many Church members, including young women, have donned yellow Helping Hands T-shirts to help clear houses of debris. Others have offered generous donations to help relieve suffering, said Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson. “Your generosity and […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. In beginning the Saturday morning session of the 187th Semiannual General Conference, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf discussed his belief that every man, woman and child experiences a yearning to return to his or her heavenly home. “Deep within us is a […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “THE SONG OF COPPER CREEK,” by Kristen McKendry, Covenant Communications, $16.99, 226 pages (f) Eighteen months sounds like a long time, but to Grace Whitaker of “The Song of Copper Creek,” the loss of her husband and children in a car […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Newsroom. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY | Saturday, 30 September 2017 | President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency announced the following changes to Church leadership at the Saturday afternoon session of the 187th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Editor’s note: This year marks the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, and this is one in a series of columns to describe the origins, nature and impact of the events and personalities of the Reformation. Previous articles are online at deseretnews.com/faith. […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Editor’s note: Deseret News Staff Writer Tad Walch traveled to India during the summer. This is one in a periodic series of stories chronicling humanitarian aid provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. MAHAMMADABAD, Telangana, India — A […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Samuel L. Bray and John F. Hobbins, Genesis 1–11: A New Old Translation for Readers, Scholars, and Translators (Wilmore, KY: GlossaHouse, 2017). 326 pages, $14.99, paperback. Abstract: Samuel L. Bray and John F. Hobbins have […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Samuel L. Bray and John F. Hobbins, Genesis 1–11: A New Old Translation for Readers, Scholars, and Translators (Wilmore, KY: GlossaHouse, 2017). 326 pages, $14.99, paperback. Abstract: Samuel L. Bray and John F. Hobbins have […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Review of Mark J. Boda, ‘Return to Me:’ A Biblical Theology of Repentance, volume 35 of New Studies in Biblical Theology, ed. by D. A. Carson (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2015), 198 pp. plus […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Review of Mark J. Boda, ‘Return to Me:’ A Biblical Theology of Repentance, volume 35 of New Studies in Biblical Theology, ed. by D. A. Carson (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2015), 198 pp. plus […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. “YOU ARE WORTH IT,” by JoLyn Brown, Walnut Springs Press, $13.99, 152 pages (nf) In “You Are Worth It,” JoLyn Brown shares a message that can give hope to those young women who are looking for a less worldly approach to […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. Five years have passed since President Thomas S. Monson announced an age change for full-time missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in October 2012. Since then, the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles have made […]

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This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. The Deseret Book tradition of the conference weekend “Ladies’ Night” events during the priesthood session continues at stores in Utah and Idaho this fall. The “Ladies’ Night” events are on Saturday, Sept. 30, with other events throughout the day. Scheduled events […]

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This post is brought to you by the Maxwell Institute. View the original post here. Samuel M. Brown’s MI Guest Lecture is now available to watch online: “To Save the Bible, First You Must Kill It: A Book of Mormon Lecture.” Watch Some scholars have referred to Joseph Smith’s 1830 Book of Mormon as “America’s […]

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This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Cross-posted, with permission, from Stephen Smoot’s blog. Hugh Nibley once quipped that the controversy surrounding the Book of Abraham was “a great fuss . . . being made about a scrap of papyrus.”1 Were it not […]

Interpreter

This post is brought to you by the Mormon Interpreter (A Journal of Mormon Scripture). View the original post here. Cross-posted, with permission, from Stephen Smoot’s blog. Hugh Nibley once quipped that the controversy surrounding the Book of Abraham was “a great fuss . . . being made about a scrap of papyrus.”1 Were it not […]