Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia
Russia's Supreme Court on Thursday banned the Jehovah's Witnesses from operating anywhere in the country, accepting a request from the justice ministry that the religious organization be considered an extremist group.
Pope comforts sister of French priest slain by extremists
Pope Francis on Saturday comforted the sister of an elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants in a church in Normandy as the pontiff paid tribute with a special prayer service to the courage of 20th- and 21st- century Christian martyrs.
Twila Van Leer: Love, Jean: Letters to my mom
I recently found the Skaggs Alpha Beta Story bag of dozens, possibly about 200 letters, dated between 1958 and 1976. They contain the story of the whole midsection of my life, the years when I was up to my elbows in kids.
What you need to know about the Supreme Court's latest religious liberty case (+video)
Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer will be argued before the Supreme Court on Wednesday, April 19.
Tiffany Gee Lewis: The name game: Can our name determine our destiny?
A name is a place marker, a memory maker. We write it over and over at the top of every school paper, and hear it hollered out the back door at dinner time. But can it determine what we become?
Georgetown University apologizes for role in slave trade
The leader of the Catholic religious order that helped found Georgetown University addressed more than 100 descendants of slaves and sought their forgiveness.
Picturing history: Hyde Park, Iowa
Hyde Park, Iowa, was the site of Orson Hyde's home and farm for several years during the period when many Latter-day Saints were making the exodus from Nauvoo, Illinois, to the Salt Lake Valley. Several important historical events unfolded there.
Association for Mormon Letters 2016 award finalists announced
About 55 works, from poetry and screenplays to novels and films, which are by, for or about members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, have been named finalists across 13 categories for Association for Mormon Letters awards.
LDS teen Hanna Eyre eliminated from 'The Voice'
LDS teen Hanna Eyre, 15, has been eliminated from "The Voice" after the live playoffs Tuesday, April 18.
LDS Church dedicates historic monument to late apostle in New Zealand
The LDS Church dedicated a monument to the late apostle Matthew Cowley in New Zealand last week where he also served as a young missionary.