New Mormon Pageant Launches in the UK

New Mormon Pageant Launches in the UK

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (often inadvertently called the Mormon Church) love recording and retelling stories of the history of the Church. Scriptural injunctions reinforce the story telling and recording tradition. In latter-day...

Utah Has the Lowest Rate of Unwed Moms

Utah Has the Lowest Rate of Unwed Moms

Utah’s percentage of babies who are born to unwed mothers ranks lowest in the nation—just 14.7 percent, according to recent census estimates. In 2011, 35.7 percent of U.S. babies were born to unwed moms—continuing a trend that began in the 1940s. But as for Utah,...

Why Language Immersion Programs in Utah?

Why Language Immersion Programs in Utah?

Utah is emerging as a leader in school-language initiatives, building “one of the largest and most ambitious programs in the nation.” Given that the state passed an English-only law in 2000 and routinely ranks at the bottom nationally on education spending, Utah may...

About  Mormons: Why are They a Happier People?

About Mormons: Why are They a Happier People?

There’s a lot of junk in this world. Pornography, abuse, kidnappings, not to mention each person’s individual trials, including depression and other challenges. And that’s just close to home. Further away, there are wars, government upheavals, famines, outbreaks of...

Top Teacher in Nation Award Presented to LDS Woman

Top Teacher in Nation Award Presented to LDS Woman

When Suzette Steward was nominated for the national “Top Teacher Award” in conjunction with the Live With Kelly and Michael morning show, it was obvious she made a big impact on those around her.   The award the result of a nationwide search of public and private...

Read About Mormons Around the World

Read About Mormons Around the World

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (often inadvertently called the Mormon Church) was restored in the United States, but has since spread to the whole world. The Church of Jesus Christ has a presence on almost every continent and seeks to influence the...

More Mormon Talent From BYU

More Mormon Talent From BYU

Talented classical piano soloists are impressive and the best can have opportunities at competitions and perhaps even notoriety.   A performing classical piano duo – can be even more impressive. A BYU Piano DUO Brigham Young University has a great legacy of producing...

She’s a Mormon Because She’s a Feminist

She’s a Mormon Because She’s a Feminist

Valerie Hudson Cassler is a feminist—and “as a feminist, I remain a steadfast member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,” sometimes inadvertently called the Mormon Church. Hudson Cassler, who converted to The Church of Jesus Christ from Roman...

The “I’m a Mormon” Campaign Launches in the U.K.

The “I’m a Mormon” Campaign Launches in the U.K.

Liza Morong, a student in Boston, joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, often inadvertently called the Mormon Church, in an unusual way.  On her profile on mormon.org,  Liza explains how she lives her faith: Boston is filled with individuals from all...

BYU Animators Win Another Top Prize

BYU Animators Win Another Top Prize

BYU animation students have come home with their 12th Student Emmy in 10 years for their 6-minute animated short film, “Estefan.” The film took first place in the 34th College Television Awards, joining other BYU winners such as “Kites” and “The Pajama Gladiator.” It...

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