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LDS Church to survey missionaries about dangers encountered

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on Monday that it is surveying its missionaries on safety issues they face in their daily routines.

Pope canonizes siblings behind Fatima visions

Pope Francis canonized two shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal, on Saturday, 100 years after they said they saw visions of the Virgin Mary.

Payson family releases statement after son dies on LDS mission

The parents of a Payson teen who died while serving an LDS mission in Wisconsin said "... we we know that we will be with him again" following his death, overnight Friday, from unknown causes.

Trump to relax rules on political activity for religious institutions

White House officials said President Donald Trump on Thursday will sign an executive order to ease the enforcement of rules prohibiting tax-exempt religious institutions from politics.

Former Utah Catholic Diocese Bishop George Niederauer dead at age 80

The Catholic Diocese of Utah announced Tuesday that its former bishop, George H. Niederauer, has passed away in a California nursing home.