Cedar City Utah Temple — Utah’s 17th temple — begins open house on Friday

The Cedar City Utah Temple is opening its doors to the public beginning on Friday, Oct. 27. As part of the free guided tours of Utah’s 17th temple, visitors will walk through the main rooms, including the baptistry, an instruction room, [...]

Utah-Tube: BYU Noteworthy welcomes back alumni for ‘How Great Thou Art’ music video

BYU Noteworthy welcomed back its alumni to join the current group for its newest music video. While the female a cappella group maintains nine members, there were about 30 women gathered in the mountains for the alumni music video singing the [...]

5 tips for parents to help their returned missionaries adjust to post-mission life

When missionaries return home from their missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — whether it is early or after the full two years for men or year and a half years for women — it can be difficult to adjust back to everyday [...]

LDS missionary changes: Smartphones, mission consolidation and more

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced changes to the missionary program on Friday morning. These changes include missionaries using smartphones, new prospective missionary interview questions and consolidating missions. “We [...]

LDS Church temporarily evacuating missionaries from Madagascar

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is evacuating its missionaries serving in Madagascar, the Church announced Thursday morning. Because of an emerging outbreak of plague in Madagascar, the LDS Church chose to temporarily transfer [...]

Lessons in Christ-like love from Ghana

One summer, I traveled to Ghana, in West Africa, for a work assignment. It was a life-changing experience. I was struck by the humility and spirituality of the people in general. Many Ghanaians live in abject poverty, but they are a happy, [...]

Broadway star Sutton Foster, “Downton Abbey” star join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 2017 Christmas concerts

Broadway award-winning actress Sutton Foster and “Downton Abbey” actor Hugh Bonneville are joining the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for its annual Christmas concerts in December, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced Thursday morning. “Sutton [...]

Lindsey Stirling remembers father’s battle with cancer with dance on DWTS

It was an emotional week on “Dancing With the Stars” for Lindsey Stirling as she worked on a routine to honor her father who died in January after battling cancer. “My dad was the best dad in the world,” Stirling said [...]

Apostles share lessons they learned from Elder Hales at his funeral service

Fellow LDS apostles remembered Elder Robert D. Hales as being loyal, a disciple and a friend to Jesus Christ at Elder Hales’ funeral service on Friday morning. At the age of 85, Elder Robert D. Hales, member of the Quorum of the Twelve [...]

36 inspiring memes from October 2017 general conference

The 187th Semiannual General Conference closed Sunday evening after six sessions and nearly 12 hours of talks from leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Many topics were covered, but here are some of the most memorable [...]

LDS Church announces details for Elder Hales’ funeral service

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the funeral services for Elder Robert D. Hales, deceased member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, will be held in the Tabernacle on Temple Square on Friday, Oct. 6 at 11 a.m. The [...]

Elder Andersen shares what would have been Elder Hales’ final conference talk

Elder Neil L. Andersen, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for the LDS Church, deviated from his originally planned talk for the 187th Semiannual General Conference to share a few words from recently deceased apostle Elder Robert [...]

LDS Apostle Robert D. Hales dies at 85

Elder Robert D. Hales, member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. He was 85. The LDS Church announced he died from causes incident to age, passing peacefully [...]

LDS general conference: One-sentence summaries of October 2017 talks

The 187th Semiannual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints began last weekend with the Women’s Session of conference and continued again Saturday morning. General Conference lasts for a total of six sessions [...]

6 Twitter accounts to follow for a more uplifting conference

The 187th Semiannual General Conference is already in session. With 10 hours of inspiration, it’s hard to catch everything shared from the pulpit. If you are looking for a way to interact with conference messages, the LDS Church encourages [...]

5 tips for creating connection from a couple who overcame addiction and affairs

Ashlynn and Coby Mitchell are a happy couple from Orem, Utah, but it wasn’t always that way. The Mitchells have suffered through the effects of Coby’s addiction to pornography, two affairs, and the molestation of their two daughters by [...]

Lindsey Stirling survives first round elimination on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Lindsey Stirling survived the first round elimination on “Dancing With the Stars” as “Shark Tank” star Barbara Corcoran was the first star sent packing. With her quickstep during ballroom week, Stirling and partner [...]

Adam Levine bonds with LDS dad over fatherhood during ‘The Voice’ audition

Dave Crosby is stepping into the spotlight after spending nearly two years letting his daughter shine. On Monday night, Crosby turned three chairs during the blind auditions on NBC’s “The Voice” and ultimately chose to join [...]

LDS Church buys printer’s manuscript of Book of Mormon for $35 million

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints purchased the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon for $35 million from the Community of Christ church, both churches announced on Wednesday. “We hold the Book of Mormon to be a [...]

Donny Osmond posts tender picture of meeting his 10th grandchild

Roughly a month after meeting his ninth grandchild, Donny Osmond welcomed his 10th grandchild. On Tuesday, Osmond posted a picture of him meeting his newest grandson, Willem River Osmond. His two newest grandchildren were born roughly a month [...]