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Utah reverend blesses pets with good health and companionship

10/05/2013 8:42pm
Animals were blessed at Liberty Park on Saturday, in recognition of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and the environment.

LDS church membership hits 15 million

10/05/2013 9:56pm
Latter-day Saints from around the world gathered in Salt Lake City Saturday for the beginning sessions of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' semiannual General Conference. President Thomas S. Monson announced a milestone in church membership, while other church leaders spoke of the importance of loving, accepting and striving to understand one another.

Debate over LDS women's roles spotlighted in protest

10/05/2013 10:15pm
About 150 women and their male supporters requested entrance for women to the all-male Priesthood Session of LDS General Conference Saturday but were turned away and invited to watch the proceedings on the Internet or other broadcast outlets.