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Church unveils 16 new questions for prospective Mormon missionaries to ensure they are ready, worthy and able to serve

Lee Davidson By lee davidson 2d ago

Pioneering Mormon novelist Doug Thayer dies at 88

Ellen Fagg Weist By ellen fagg weist 2d ago

Mormon missionaries evacuated because of Madagascar plague

Bob Mims By bob mims 3d ago

‘Mormon Land’ — Former LDS bishop, stake president and temple architect discusses her transition to a transgender woman

By the salt lake tribune 4d ago

Commentary: Mormons and the Boy Scouts, once joined at the hip, are now heading down different trails

By benjamin park | religion news service 4d ago

Lebanese Catholic cardinal, at center of Muslim-Christian tensions, to visit Salt Lake City on Friday

Bob Mims By bob mims 4d ago

Dalai Lama’s sister, ‘Mother of Tibet,’ coming to Utah

Bob Mims By bob mims 5d ago

Records reveal how money from Utah and U.S. Mormons props up LDS operations overseas

Nate Carlisle By nate carlisle October 15

Historian digs into the hidden world of Mormon finances, shows how church went from losing money to making money — lots of it

Peggy Fletcher Stack By peggy fletcher stack October 14

Mormon scriptures to be translated into 34 additional languages, including Farsi, Navajo and Arabic

Bob Mims By bob mims October 13

Broadway’s Sutton Foster and ‘Downton’s’ Hugh Bonneville will join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Christmas

Catherine Reese Newton By catherine reese newton October 12

Red Mass invokes prayers for Utah’s justice system

By the salt lake tribune October 11

Boy Scouts to open ranks to girls, but historic change may not alter Mormon church programs

Benjamin Wood By benjamin wood October 11

Kirby: Now this is a sermon I can get behind: Mormon apostle strikes the perfect chord on perfection

Robert Kirby By robert kirby October 8

Mormon leader Hales memorialized as ‘strong in spirit’ and a ‘perfectly loyal friend’

Peggy Fletcher Stack By peggy fletcher stack October 6

Mormons gather at funeral in Utah for high-ranking leader

By the associated press October 6

Common ground: Utah Lutherans, Catholics to pray side by side 500 years after Protestant Reformation

Bob Mims By bob mims October 6

Teacher and author Elouise Bell, early Mormon feminist, dies at 82

Paul Rolly By paul rolly October 6

Mormon Land: Aging apostles, denouncing racism, same-sex marriage

By the salt lake tribune October 5

Friday funeral set at Salt Lake City Tabernacle for Mormon apostle Robert D. Hales

Bob Mims By bob mims October 3

How a new Mormon apostle is chosen

David Noyce By david noyce October 1

Utahns react to the death of Mormon apostle Robert Hales

Taylor W. Anderson By taylor w. anderson, peggy fletcher stack October 1

Mormon apostle Robert D. Hales dies between conference sessions after a life dedicated to the faith he loved

Peggy Fletcher Stack By peggy fletcher stack, david noyce October 1

Apostle urges Mormons to stand against racism, sexism and nationalism while trumpeting life of a pioneering black woman

Peggy Fletcher Stack By peggy fletcher stack October 1