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1 hr ago | The Virginian-Pilot

"Book of Mormon" tickets go on sale Sept. 5

The national touring production of the satirical Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" will stop at Chrysler Hall Oct. 28 to Nov. 2. Tickets for the show will go on sale to the public next Friday, Sept.

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4 hrs ago | Deseret News

Picturing history: San Bernardino Ranch camp, Mormon Battalion

In an expanse of desert about 15 miles east of what is now Douglas, Arizona, the Mormon Battalion set up a rest camp near the San Bernardino Ranch or hacienda.

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8 hrs ago | Deseret News

What a temple trip can teach about missionary work

Jason and Kodi Wright are the victims of a perfectly timed photobomb by, from left to right, Sister Skye Chapman, Elder Spencer Jensen, Elder Jake Zaugg and Sister Briana Moore.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Actor

Broadway's 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' See's Significant...

Neil Patrick Harris can officially consider himself one of Broadway's biggest draws after finishing his run in Hedwig and the Angry Inch .

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Canada.com

Daphne Bramham: What's in a name? Polygamist Winston Blackmore takes on mainstream Mormons

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Leslie Lorraine Jones Nigh

Leslie Lorraine Jones Nigh, 67, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. She was born June 21,1947, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Kenneth Perkes Jones and Eva Fay Baxter.

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Deseret News

LDS stake presidency participates in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Three members of a LDS stake presidency from Mesa, Arizona, participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Hunter D. Hoffmann

Hunter D. Hoffmann has been called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Nicaragua Managua South Mission.

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Religion News Service

In defense of moderate Mormon feminism a " even without priesthood

Short of priesthood ordination or changes in doctrine, what are some practical and concrete ways the LDS Church could empower more women and girls? Both pieces interview Neylan McBaine, author of the interesting new book Women at Church: Magnifying LDS Women's Local Impact.

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By Common Consent

Fornication Pantaloons

For the last year or so, the last page of The Atlantic has been a column called "The Big Question," where various notable people answer a question posed by the magazine.

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Patch.com

LDS Congregations Conducting Food Drive for Area Food Banks Sept. 13

Day to Serve began in 2012 as a collaboration between the governors of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the mayor of Washington, DC.

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Deseret News

Ask Angela: I'm not getting married in the LDS temple, yet

My boyfriend and I have chosen to get married outside of the temple. Unbeknownst to our family and friends, we aren't worthy for that step right now, but we feel that there is strength in working towards that eventual sealing together - and not by ourselves.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Rema Webb to Play 54 Below, 9/8

Rema Webb , most recently featured in Violet on Broadway will be performing a concert at 54 Below.

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Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Broadway box office: Andrew Rannells still packs them in for 'Hedwig'

Neil Patrick Harris may have hung up his five-inch pumps, but audiences are still lining up for Hedwig and the Angry Inch .

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Deseret News

Idaho Mormons, community members gather for Meridian Temple groundbreaking ceremony

On a breezy summer day in an open field just south of the Boise River, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and others in the community gathered Saturday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony commemorating the start of construction on the Meridian Idaho Temple.

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Religion News Service

I need Mormon anger management

Yesterday my stake president offered up an impromptu talk about anger management, which frankly was one of the best homilies I've ever heard in church.

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Related Topix: Religion, Nephi, UT, Moroni, UT

Deseret News

LDS temple rises in Philadelphia

Framework is complete on the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple is rising near Logan Square.

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Brandon Sun

'Book of Mormon' run extended in Toronto; will go until end of November

Mirvish Productions has announced that the wildly successful "Book of Mormon" will play an additional four weeks in the city.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Forget priesthood - moderate Mormon feminists seek a middle way

When McBaine, a lifelong Latter-day Saint reared in New York City, accepted an invitation to speak about women's issues at a Mormon apologists' meeting two summers ago, she simply wanted to communicate to an orthodox audience that the pain of some women within the Utah-based religion was real - and potent.

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By Common Consent

The Science of Reminiscence: Joseph Smith Vignettes. II

This is the second in a series of posts on memories about Joseph Smith. The same cautions apply as noted in post 1 .

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Related Topix: Religion, Nephi, UT, St. George, UT

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