These are the 14 religious holidays believers celebrate in December
Think December is all about Hanukkah and Christmas? Think again. There are actually 14 major religious holidays in the beginning of winter.
First Presidency thanks members for unprecedented humanitarian outreach
Humanitarian aid donations quadruple in September. In response to the help given following a series of recent unprecedented catastrophes, Church leaders express gratitude.
Richard Bushman: Embracing a 'radiant' Mormonism
Radiant Mormonism is elevating. It improves the world. It operates on the principle of goodwill. Underlying it is the desire to work for the good of mankind.
BYU-I study links loneliness to social media use
The more time a person spends on social media, the more likely they are to be lonely, according to a new study conducted among Latter-day Saint students at Brigham Young University—Idaho.
Defending the Faith: Inheriting wind — false accounts of the supposed war between science, religion
Some scientific assertions clash with some religious viewpoints, but claims of a perpetual war between science and religion are, at best, grossly exaggerated.
Church has rich history in Philadelphia
Standing on a historic corner in Philadelphia, Pa., Charles Muldowney talks about visits by early leaders to the city — where the Prophet Joseph Smith organized the first branch and where President Henry B. Eyring dedicated a new temple last year.
Sister Oscarson writes of resources for youth facing emotional and mental issues
Parents and leaders need to be aware of the signs of emotional distress and be better prepared to counsel children and youth who may be dealing with these very real issues, writes Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president.
Native American Garden Initiative restores ancient knowledge to Navajo Nation
The Church’s Native American Garden Initiative has brought to members of the Navajo and Hopi Nations: a chance to grow their own garden, restoring lost ancient knowledge to the culture.
Meridian temple open house concludes, members look forward to dedication
More than 200,000 people gathered to the recently completed Meridian Idaho Temple to tour the interior and grounds during a public open house held Oct. 21 through Nov. 11 prior to the dedication.
New stake presidents
Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world.