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57 min ago | Deseret News

'Because of Him': LDS video on Christ surpasses 2.6 million YouTube views

The Because of Him Easter initiative includes memes like this, each proclaiming the LDS Church's belief that Jesus Christ is the divine Son of God who overcame sorrow and death for men and women everywhere.


Related Topix: Religion, Life, Palm Sunday, Holidays

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Oakland Post

"Lamb of God" Interfaith Concert at Temple Hill

This Easter, the American Red Cross, together with the interfaith community of Northern California, is celebrating the gift of life.


Related Topix: Religion, August, CA

Northwest Florida Daily News

Saturday is day of service for Mormons

On April 8 at the City Council meeting, Mayor Mike Anderson and the city of Fort Walton Beach issued a proclamation declaring April 19 a Day of Service.


Related Topix: Religion, Fort Walton Beach, FL, Niceville, FL, De Funiak Springs, FL (Defuniak Springs, FL), Walton County, FL

ABC News

Atheist National Conference Aims at Mormon Church

Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.


Related Topix: Religion, Sundance Film Festival, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT


BYU students work to bring eyeglasses to millions of Ethiopians

When Peter Tolman was 14, he visited Guatemala to distribute eyeglasses as part of his Eagle Scout project.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, Brigham Young University, Religion


Initiation into America's original megachurch

As a sociologist of religion who specializes in Roman Catholicism, it is easy to feel old-fashioned in the face of so much novelty.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church

Rory O'Malley, Jane Monheit, Julia Murney & More to Headline 4th ...

The fourth annual "Night Of A Thousand Judys" - presented by The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre - has announced that the initial talent lineup, which will include Jane Monheit , Sarah Dash , Rory O'Malley Julia Murney , Erin McKeown and Gabrielle Stravelli .


Related Topix: Jazz, Jane Monheit, Theater, The Book of Mormon, Religion, Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Judy Garland

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Diaper Dash aims to help families in need

A 15-year-old's vision for charity will come to life May 3 with a Diaper Dash 5K in Marana, providing thousands of diapers for those in need in Southern Arizona.


Related Topix: Marana, AZ, Meditative, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Religion

Texas seizes polygamist group's secluded ranch

Texas Department of Public Safety cars idle along a road on the Yearning for Zion Ranch, Thursday, April 17, 2014, near Eldorado, Texas.


Related Topix: Eldorado, TX, FLDS, Religion, Meditative, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, West, TX

Brandon Sun

Authorities seize Texas ranch belonging to polygamist group, imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs

Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Shawn Baxter waits to advise the media at the Yearning for Zion Ranch, Thursday, April 17, 2014, near Eldorado, Texas.


Related Topix: FLDS, Religion, Eldorado, TX, Meditative, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, West, TX

Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Capt. Stansbury was no average engineer

I would be remiss in my responsibilities if I did not discuss the great man for which Stansbury Park, Stansbury Island and the Stansbury Mountains are named.


Related Topix: Stansbury Park, UT, Tooele, UT, Religion


The murder of Joseph Smith

In his nuanced and engrossing tale of the first Mormons' alternating periods of triumph and despair along the original American frontier-on both sides of Huck Finn's antebellum Mississippi River-Beam illuminates not just their history but their nation's.


Related Topix: Religion, Nauvoo, IL


Elder Russell Nelson of Quorum of Twelve Apostles to Visit Santa Maria LDS Stake

Elder Russell Nelson of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will visit members of the Santa Maria LDS Stake at 908 Sierra Madre Ave. in Santa Maria from 9 to 10:30 a.m. this Sunday, April 20. In addition to being an internationally renowned surgeon and medical researcher, Elder Nelson is listed in Who's ... (more)


Related Topix: Religion, Santa Maria, CA

The Oregonian

'The Book of Mormon' national tour brings Hilhi's David Larsen home again as Elder Price...

The chances of David Larsen's fellow Broadway cast members knowing where he's from are slim.


Related Topix: Religion, Theater, The Book of Mormon, Los Angeles, CA, Arts

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Meet the new Mormons: Ben Platt and Nic Rouleau are on a mission in Broadway's biggest musical

Like the stories you've no doubt heard about the wildly popular, box office-busting Broadway show, tickets are one of New York's hottest commodities, and they have been since the record-breaking musical opened just three years ago.


Related Topix: Religion, The Book of Mormon, Theater

Salisbury Journal

Betty Blue Eyes come to Playhouse

Betty Blue Eyes is set in 1947 austerity Britain and is about a humble chiropodist, Gilbert Chilvers, played by Haydn Oakley, and his wife Joyce .


Related Topix: Religion

Salt Lake Tribune

Amen! A farewell to the Tribune's print Faith section

Every Saturday morning for more than two decades, The Salt Lake Tribune has played host to a conversation about faith.


Related Topix: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Religion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Neon Trees' Tyler Glenn proud to be gay and Mormon

KISS may have been on the cover of the April 10 issue of Rolling Stone, but the most eye-opening headline - at least for those in Utah - was the one on Gene Simmons' right thigh that proclaimed: "Gay, Mormon & Finally Out."


Related Topix: Religion, Pop/Rock, Neon Trees, Gay/Lesbian, Kiss, Sundance Film Festival, Utah County, UT

Deseret News

The Book of Mormon claims No. 1 spot on list of life-changing books

The Book of Mormon climbed to the top of a list of life-changing books from this week.


Related Topix: Religion, Theater, The Book of Mormon


The Promise of Easter

We celebrate the new bodily and spiritual life that he offers, an embrace by God here and now and not just something that we await.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Religion