Mormons Keep Affiliation With Boy Scouts Despite Gay LeadersThe Mormon church announced Wednesday it will maintain its longtime affiliation with the Boy Scouts despite the organization's decision to allow gay troop leaders — preventing what would have been a thundering blow to the national association.
Mormon Church Puts Full Support Behind LGBT Anti-Discrimination BillUtah lawmakers introduced a landmark anti-discrimination bill Wednesday that protects LGBT individuals while also carving out protections for the Boy Scouts of America and religious groups.
Mormon Bishop Apologizes About Reid BlogChurch leader had declared Senator unworthy of entering temples
New Tongues SALT LAKE CITY (AP) _ A Mormon leader from Uruguay delivered a speech in Spanish on Saturday afternoon _ the second foreign-language lecture during the first day of the church's biannual conference.
2 Mormon Missionaries Die In Taiwan; 1 Dies In OklahomaIn Taiwan, 2 men were found dead in an apartment they shared; a woman was killed in a car accident in Tulsa.
Female Mormons Gather For Historic Meeting Female members of the Mormon church gathered around the world Saturday night for what leaders called a historic meeting of the faith.
Mormon Church Pushes Back On Planet Misconceptions The Mormon Church is pushing back against the notion that members of the faith are taught they'll get their own planet in the afterlife, a misconception popularized in pop culture most recently by the Broadway show "The Book of Mormon."
Mormon Church, Christian Coalition To File Federal Appeal Backing Same-Sex Marriage BanThe Mormon church and a coalition of religious organizations plan to file an argument to a federal appeals court explaining why they believe Utah's same-sex marriage ban should stand.
Mormon Church: Same-Sex Weddings Prohibited In Their ChurchesThe Mormon church is telling its local leaders that same-sex wedding ceremonies and receptions are prohibited in their churches.
Judge Strikes Down Utah's Same-Sex Marriage BanA federal judge struck down Utah's same-sex marriage ban Friday in a decision that brings a nationwide shift toward allowing gay marriage to a conservative state where the Mormon church has long been against it.
McNaughton Honors Boy Scouts, Mormon Church In Latest WorkJon McNaughton is honoring the Boy Scouts of America and the Mormon Church in his latest painting.
Mormon Church To Continue Boy Scouts After Lifting Gay BanThe Mormon church says it will continue its long-time association with the Boy Scouts of America even after the organization voted to lifts its ban on openly-gay youth.