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A mother and child receive nourishment at the Ifo Refugee Camp in Garissa County, Kenya, on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022.

Latest from Mormon Land: LDS Church sees the U.N. as a friend, not a foe

By David Noyce | January 27, 2023, 9:13 p.m.

Joseph Smith, top left, and some of his wives, clockwise from top middle: Emma Hale Smith; Eliza R. Snow; Martha McBride (Knight Smith Kimball); Marinda Nancy Johnson (Hyde Smith); and Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs (Smith Young).

Latest from Mormon Land: The contrasting views of Joseph Smith’s wives about polygamy

By David Noyce | January 19, 2023, 4:45 p.m.

(Photo courtesy Amblin Partners / Universal Pictures) Liam Neeson, left, and Ben Kingsley star in Steven Spielberg's drama "Schindler's List."

Latest from Mormon Land: Why all R-rated movies aren’t a no-no for Latter-day Saints

By David Noyce | January 13, 2023, 1:15 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune)  A women's session of General Conference takes place at the Conference Center in April 2022. A Latter-day Saint blogger believes there's a 50% chance a "significant" policy change will be mentioned at a conference session in 2023.

Latest from Mormon Land: LDS predictions for 2023; more praise for FSY changes

By David Noyce | January 5, 2023, 1:00 p.m.

(Greg Allen | Invision/AP) Kennedy Center honoree Gladys Knight arrives at the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022, at The Kennedy Center in Washington.

Latest from Mormon Land: The world’s most famous Black Latter-day Saint is honored

By David Noyce | December 29, 2022, 2:43 p.m.

(Illustration by Christopher Cherrington  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)

Latest from Mormon Land: Got a church gripe? Who you gonna call?

By David Noyce | December 22, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Kim Raff  |  Tribune file photo)  Julia Shumway walks out of her Latter-day Saint ward wearing pants in Salt Lake City on Dec. 16, 2012. Shumway was participating in the Wear Pants to Church Day.

Latest from Mormon Land: Remembering ‘Wear Pants to Church’; former Latter-day Saint may become a Catholic saint

By David Noyce | December 15, 2022, 1:09 p.m.

Joseph Smith, top left, and some of his wives, clockwise from top middle: Emma Hale Smith; Eliza R. Snow; Martha McBride (Knight Smith Kimball); Marinda Nancy Johnson (Hyde Smith); and Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs (Smith Young).

Latest from Mormon Land: Joseph’s wives, BYU firings, Dubai Temple — read these stories and more for free

By David Noyce | December 8, 2022, 1:22 p.m.

(The Salt Lake Tribune) Then-church President David O. McKay, right, outside Buckingham Palace in London with his family and secretary Clare Middlemiss, left, during a Tabernacle Choir tour of Europe in August 1955.

Latest from Mormon Land: The woman who ran interference for David O. McKay

By David Noyce | December 5, 2022, 8:14 p.m.

(Chris Samuels | The Salt Lake Tribune) The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, shown at April's General Conference, is seeking to diversify its ranks for the spring gathering in 2023.

Latest from Mormon Land: Tab Choir tunes up for diversity. The condom news that’s fit to print.

By David Noyce | November 23, 2022, 2:53 p.m.

(NASA) Earth from the Apollo 10 mission in 1969. President Russell Nelson has worried about — and warned against — our “sin-saturated world.”

Latest from Mormon Land: Is the ‘world’ really all that bad? Also: An apostle joins the ‘70s′

By David Noyce | November 18, 2022, 4:25 p.m.

(The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) Temples in Montreal, Canada, left, and Sydney, Australia. Financial and tax questions surround the Utah-based faith in both countries.

Latest from Mormon Land: A simple solution to financial questions dogging the church

By David Noyce | November 10, 2022, 2:36 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Administration Building in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. The Times and Seasons blogger says the Utah-based faith charts a centrist course on most cultural issues.

Latest from Mormon Land: In culture wars, is the church stuck — or content — in the middle?

By David Noyce | November 3, 2022, 12:30 p.m.

(Matt Rourke | AP) Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper rounds the bases after a two-run home run during the eighth inning in Game 5 of the baseball NL Championship Series between the San Diego Padres and the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2022, in Philadelphia.

Latest from Mormon Land: Big money LDS superstar delivers big hit; ‘The Chosen’ gets some pushback

By David Noyce | October 27, 2022, 2:13 p.m.

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The Belém Brazil Temple.

Latest from Mormon Land: Rushing to build temples; creating a condom nation

By David Noyce | October 20, 2022, 12:22 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Gov. Spencer Cox, shown in August, welcomed Affirmation, a support group for LGBTQ Latter-day Saints, recently to Salt Lake City for its international conference.

Latest from Mormon Land: Utah Gov. Spencer Cox welcomes queer Latter-day Saints

By David Noyce | October 13, 2022, 12:08 p.m.

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Jesus teaches inhabitants on the ancient Americas in a scene from the "Book of Mormon Videos" series.

Latest from Mormon Land: Jesus appears (in new videos); church leaders issue environmental plea

By David Noyce | October 6, 2022, 2:16 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune)  Latter-day Saints walk to the Conference Center for the women's session of General Conference on Saturday, April 2, 2022.

Latest from Mormon Land: ‘Quiet quitting’ at church and picking the winning dream conference headline

By David Noyce | September 30, 2022, 12:30 a.m.

(Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) Latter-day Saints offer their sustaining vote to the church's leadership in April 2019.

Latest from Mormon Land: Temple predictions and the last set of dream conference headlines

By David Noyce | September 22, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Conferencegoers are seated in a pandemic-limited Conference Center during the 191st Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City in October 2021.

Round 2: Vote for your favorite LDS General Conference dream headlines

By David Noyce | September 21, 2022, 9:29 p.m.