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UTA to provide extra TRAX service for LDS conference

KSL.com  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 3:35pm

The Utah Transit Authority will offer extra TRAX service for this weekend’s 186th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Connecticut's 1st LDS temple to serve growing church

Emily Judd, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 10:47am

The first LDS temple in Connecticut opens to the public this week and will soon host services for thousands of the faithful from a four-state area.

General Women's Session: Latter-day Saints urged to be strong in their faith

Carole Mikita  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:29pm

Latter-day Saint women, young women and girls were urged to be strong in their faith during the General Women's Session of the 186th Semiannual General Conference.

Wyoming’s 1st LDS temple to temporarily open to public

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 21st - 12:53pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Star Valley Wyoming Temple will be open for public tours starting Friday.

President Eyring dedicates new Philadelphia LDS temple

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Sep 18th - 9:35pm

Leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in Philadelphia on Sunday to dedicate the faith's newest temple.

A powerful voice: LDS women speak out

Candice Madsen  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 8:55pm

LDS women from all over the world speak out about their important role as women in the church. Carole Mikita weaves the history of the LDS Relief Society together with the powerful voices of the women of the church today.

'Now We Have 20'

Angie Denison  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 4:32pm

Doug and Deanne Walker always wanted a big family. At first they thought they'd have 10 children, but now they have 20.

'A place to call home'

KSL.com  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 4:09pm

Various church, state, and private organizations have come together to help refugees in Utah find a place to call home. This documentary will share the powerful stories of people involved in the Utah resettlement program.

'A pathway out of poverty'

Angie Denison  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 1:37pm

Hundreds of thousands of members from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have taken advantage of a relatively new program offered by the church and have learned to be more self-reliant. Many are finding a "Pathway out of poverty."

4 new temples announced at 186th annual General Conference

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 10:36am

During his Sunday morning address, President Thomas S. Monson of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans to build four more temples during the church’s 186th annual General Conference

'Showtime in Branson: Celebrating Family, Faith and Country'

Michelle King  |  Posted  Apr 3rd - 9:33am

Mormon families are no longer persecuted like they once were in Missouri. With the trail blazed by the Osmonds, LDS performers are now a big part of the landscape in Branson, Missouri.

LDS Church announces new Primary general presidency

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 10:20pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a new Primary general presidency Saturday during its 186th semiannual General Conference.

Quiz: Test your knowledge about LDS General Conference

Megan Christensen  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 5:30pm

Whether it’s your first time viewing the conference or you are a General Conference veteran, you may not know as much about conference as you think.

'We're Better Together: 30 Years of LDS Charities'

Angie Denison  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 2:27pm

Thirty years ago members of the LDS Church were encouraged to fast and give offerings to help the suffering people of Ethiopia. The money poured in, and kept coming. As a result, the church organized LDS Charities.

Special General Conference programming for KSL-TV

Angie Denison  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 12:41pm

In conjunction with LDS General Conference, this weekend KSL-TV will suspend its regular daytime programming and will air several inspiring, locally-produced documentaries addressing a wide range of topics.

'Fact or Fiction? Mormon stories and urban legends'

KSL.com  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 12:31pm

Folklore is alive and well in the Mormon culture, but many of the stories that get passed around are simply not true. In "Fact or Fiction? Mormon stories and urban legends" we'll explore 20 common stories and determine if they are true.

Rising from the Ashes: A new temple in Provo

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Apr 2nd - 12:06pm

This documentary takes a look at the unique nature of the Provo City Center Temple and how it was built from the ashes of the Provo Tabernacle. You’ll see historical insights and personal stories about the significance of this new temple.

LDS Church releases website for women's refugee relief effort

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Mar 28th - 6:42pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released a new website Monday as a way to promote a new relief effort for the women of the church.

LDS general conference begins, 2 temples to be dedicated

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Mar 27th - 3:02pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ annual general conference is approaching, and each of the six sessions will be broadcast live, according to the LDS Church.

LDS leaders ask women to serve refugees

Sarah Jane Weaver  |  Posted  Mar 26th - 10:30pm

Sister Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, and other leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints asked LDS women to reach out to refugees in their neighborhoods and communities Saturday evening.