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Mormon leader to speak at World Congress of Families event - KSL.com

Mormon leader to speak at World Congress of Families event - KSL.com | LDS | Scoop.it
A top Mormon leader will deliver the keynote speech at the opening of a conservative conference in Salt Lake City this fall that has drawn opposition from LGBT groups.
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All LDS missionaries safe after earthquake in Chile displaces 1 million people - Deseret News

All LDS missionaries safe after earthquake in Chile displaces 1 million people - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
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.
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BYU reaches record number of returned Mormon missionaries, thanks largely to women - Salt Lake Tribune

BYU reaches record number of returned Mormon missionaries, thanks largely to women - Salt Lake Tribune | LDS | Scoop.it
A historic wave of young Mormon missionaries is flowing back to Brigham Young University. “BYU now has more returned missionaries on campus,” reads a Tuesday post on the Provo school’s website, “than ever before.” The ...
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LDS Woman Creates 30-Day Program to Help Fellow Early Returned Missionaries Cope - LDS.net: Mormon Social News Network

LDS Woman Creates 30-Day Program to Help Fellow Early Returned Missionaries Cope - LDS.net: Mormon Social News Network | LDS | Scoop.it
LDS Woman Creates 30-Day Program to Help Fellow Early Returned Missionaries Cope http://t.co/W8byquYyIa
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Mormon woman will be first female West Point cadet to serve LDS mission - Deseret News

Mormon woman will be first female West Point cadet to serve LDS mission - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
On Sept. 2, Niquelle Cassador will make history as the first female cadet to leave West Point and serve a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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David Archuleta sings 'Come, Come Ye Saints' for LDS missionaries in New Zealand - Deseret News

David Archuleta sings 'Come, Come Ye Saints' for LDS missionaries in New Zealand - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
David Archuleta spoke last week at a devotional for LDS missionaries in New Zealand and sang an unaccompanied version of "Come, Come Ye Saints."
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BYU students create video marking WWI Christmas truce

BYU students create video marking WWI Christmas truce | LDS | Scoop.it
Soldiers were huddled amid battlefield bunkers on Flanders Fields in Belgium, when suddenly they heard the faint notes of holiday carols waft through the air. “Silent night, holy night,” came the voices.
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Creators of 'Saratov Approach' to release second 'religious thriller' about ... - Deseret News

Creators of 'Saratov Approach' to release second 'religious thriller' about ... - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
In April, the makers of "The Saratov Approach" will release a second film featuring missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in what director Garrett Batty calls another "religi...
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Ipad App Shares Photographic Journey of Joseph Smith

Ipad App Shares Photographic Journey of Joseph Smith | LDS | Scoop.it
This is definitely something we want on our iPads! Thanks to LDS Media Talk for bringing it to our attention.
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Groundbreaking iPad App Sheds New Light on Joseph Smith the Prophet

Groundbreaking iPad App Sheds New Light on Joseph Smith the Prophet | LDS | Scoop.it
A new app called "Witness of the Light: In the Footsteps of Joseph Smith" sheds new light on the life of the prophet Joseph. If you have never been on a tour of the prophet's life in person, you ca...
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'Ten Commandments' director Cecil B. DeMille was friend to LDS Church ... - Deseret News

'Ten Commandments' director Cecil B. DeMille was friend to LDS Church ... - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
As audiences prepare to view "Exodus: Gods and Kings," here is a look back at Cecil B. DeMille, the director of the epic film "Ten Commandments," and his friendship with LDS Church President David O.
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No more U.S. Mormon missionaries to be allowed in Switzerland?

No more U.S. Mormon missionaries to be allowed in Switzerland? | LDS | Scoop.it
While Switzerland and the European Union bickered Tuesday on immigration and foreign-worker agreements, the Swiss' current interpretation and implementation of those policies will result in banning mo...
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Creating Trust in the Time of Ebola

Creating Trust in the Time of Ebola | LDS | Scoop.it
One of the key reasons the Ebola outbreak got out of control in West Africa in the early days of the crisis was a lack of trust among community members, frontline health workers and the broader health system, suggests new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research.
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Kirby: Finding LDS Church history that speaks to me - Salt Lake Tribune

Kirby: Finding LDS Church history that speaks to me - Salt Lake Tribune | LDS | Scoop.it
Every once in a while, I come across a bit of obscure LDS history that lets me know this is the right church for me. Not the usual eye-popping stuff such as Mountain Meadows Massacre, ...
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LDS teen creates video game based on the Book of Mormon - Deseret News

LDS teen creates video game based on the Book of Mormon - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
Levi Hilton recently released his video game, "Book of Mormon Heroes: The Servant of Helaman," where players have to stop the Gadianton Robbers from assassinating Chief Judge Helaman.
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This edition of Mormonism in Pictures feature a photo essay from German Mormon Newsroom highlighting Mormon missionaries serving in Germany.
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How People Not of Our Faith Should Handle Mormon Missionaries - LDS SMILE

How People Not of Our Faith Should Handle Mormon Missionaries - LDS SMILE | LDS | Scoop.it
How People Not of Our Faith Should Handle Mormon Missionaries http://t.co/DxJ7LoxfgH
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LDS senior missionary serving in Ghana builds pulpit for paralyzed branch ... - Deseret News

LDS senior missionary serving in Ghana builds pulpit for paralyzed branch ... - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
With the help of people around the world and divine intervention, Elder Gary Parke completed a project that one branch president in Ghana calls "a total miracle."
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Lutheran, LDS leaders forge common ground during Lutheran's regional meeting

Lutheran, LDS leaders forge common ground during Lutheran's regional meeting | LDS | Scoop.it
The Rev. James Gonia, Bishop of the Rocky Mountain Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and Elder Von G.
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How would LDS be affected by renewed US-Cuba relations? - Deseret News

How would LDS be affected by renewed US-Cuba relations? - Deseret News | LDS | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama's announcement Wednesday about normalizing relations with Cuba led LDS Church members to think about the possibility of missionary work in that country, where the faith has two
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9 Highly Wealthy & Influential Returned Missionaries

9 Highly Wealthy & Influential Returned Missionaries | LDS | Scoop.it
Our favorite line: \"We don’t all have to be multi-millionaire mega influencers, but as returned missionaries, we must rise up as leaders in our own spheres of influence.\"
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Wright Words: A ride to the airport with Thomas S. Monson

Wright Words: A ride to the airport with Thomas S. Monson | LDS | Scoop.it
Jim Yates, of Flint Hill, Virginia, received personal counsel from a prophet of God that he's never forgotten. Twenty-five years later, he wants others to hear and heed it, too.
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Mormon missionaries try to get Italians’ attention...

Mormon missionaries try to get Italians’ attention... | LDS | Scoop.it
Mormon missionaries try to get Italians’ attention with chalk pavement drawings: Local Weekly Paper Finding failure in “tracting,” Mormon missionaries try new strategies, such as chalk on sidewalks. …...
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9 Highly Wealthy and Influential LDS Returned Missionaries - The Returned Missionary - Live the Gospel & Your Dreams

9 Highly Wealthy and Influential LDS Returned Missionaries - The Returned Missionary - Live the Gospel & Your Dreams | LDS | Scoop.it
God's MBAs? Some LDS missionaries return to fall back into pre-mission habits. And some become influential millionaires.
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CDC is Increasing Supply of Ebola-Specific PPE for US Hospitals

CDC is Increasing Supply of Ebola-Specific PPE for US Hospitals | LDS | Scoop.it
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has ordered $2.7 million in personal protective equipment (PPE) to increase Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) supplies to assist U.S. hospitals caring for Ebola patients. Products are being configured into 50 kits that can be rapidly delivered to hospitals. Each kit can provide the PPE needed by clinical teams to manage the care of one Ebola patient for up to five days.
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