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LDS temple in Philadelphia beginning to take shape

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 9:44pm

After four years of construction, the LDS temple in Philadelphia is starting to take shape.

LDS Museum reopens, focuses on early Church history

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:36pm

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints re-opened the Church's History Museum Tuesday, featuring brand-new exhibits focusing on the early history of the Church.

Woman stabbed by intruder recalls harrowing ordeal

Pat Reavy and Sandra Yi  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 10:21pm

A woman who was stabbed by an intruder who broke into her house believes two people helped save her that night.

Pres. Monson calls Elder Scott 'cherished friend' at Monday's funeral

Tad Walch  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 10:19pm

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson spoke Monday morning at the funeral of Elder Richard G. Scott, a member of the faith's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, who died Tuesday at 86. Other speakers included President Russell M. Nelson.

Utahn's story of forgiveness debuts at 'Night of Forgiveness' event

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:50pm

In February 2007, Chris Williams lost most of his family to an accident involving a drunk driver. With the premiere of a film depicting the tragedy, Williams is hopeful people around the country will be able to learn from this trying time in his life

Ann Romney to discuss new book at BYU

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 2:32pm

Fans of Ann Romney's new book will get the chance to hear her speak at Brigham Young University Thursday.

21K girls, women gather for LDS General Women's Session

Carole Mikita  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 11:05pm

Female members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will gather Saturday evening to listen to the General Women's Session of General Conference.

Elder Richard G. Scott dies at 86

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Sep 22nd - 10:26pm

Elder Richard G. Scott died Tuesday, Sept. 22 at his home surrounded by family, officials with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints confirmed.

Utah teen opens mission call to Thailand while living in Thailand

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 22nd - 6:28pm

Most missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can only dream about the place in which they will serve, but one sister received her call in the very place she'll soon call her mission.

Firefighters rescue 7 BYU-Hawaii students from hiking trail

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 21st - 6:14pm

Firefighters have rescued seven Brigham Young University-Hawaii students who spent the night stuck in the Koolau Mountain Range above Kaaawa.

LDS Church leaders dedicate site of priesthood restoration

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Sep 19th - 8:01pm

Saturday marked a historic day for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as church leaders dedicated a new visitor's center, where many significant events occurred in the church's early days.

All LDS missionaries safe after earthquake in Chile displaces 1M people

Tad Walch  |  Posted  Sep 17th - 5:44pm

A massive earthquake felt 2,100 miles away rocked the Chilean coastline Wednesday night. A government warning about a possible tsunami led to the evacuation of 1 million people. The LDS Church reported its missionaries are safe and accounted for.

63% of BYU's population now returned missionaries

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 16th - 7:15am

Brigham Young University student enrollment is rising to the level it was prior to when LDS President Thomas S. Monson announced the missionary age change.

Boy Scout makes LDS building accessible for elderly, disabled

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 15th - 11:59pm

While 12-year-old Jim Atwood attends activities in the cultural hall of his LDS Church building, others struggle to even get into the room.

LDS Church video compels people to #SimplyServe

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 15th - 2:50pm

A little bit of service can go a long way, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints demonstrates that in a video released in June.

RootsTech competition to award $100K to innovators, entrepreneurs

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 14th - 9:42pm

App developers and entrepreneurs interested in impacting the family history industry are invited to compete in the 2016 Innovator Showdown.

Renovation of Manti Tabernacle complete

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Sep 13th - 10:29pm

A restoration project on one of the oldest chapels in use by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was officially finished Sunday.

LDS mission president from Orem shot during robbery in Mexico

Tad Walch  |  Posted  Sep 8th - 10:25pm

Lynn Madsen, a former Orem resident and Utah business owner serving as president of the LDS Church's Mexico Oaxaca Mission, was shot in the legs on Monday during an assault at a Subway restaurant in Mexico.

Free LDS exhibit marks 100 years since "Jesus the Christ" publication

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 8th - 8:34pm

A temporary exhibit at the LDS Church History Library opened Tuesday, commemorating 100 years since the publishing of Elder James E. Talmage's "Jesus the Christ."

LDS Church launches gritty addiction campaign to raise awareness

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 7:02pm

Addiction ruins lives and destroys families. During September, which is addiction recovery month, the Mormon Channel is launching a new campaign to raise awareness of the LDS Church's Addiction Recovery Program and to encourage conversation.