LGBT inclusion "has not been a straight line of evolution," says Greg Prince, author of "Gay Rights and the Mormon Church."
Jana Riess: Flunking Sainthood
It's not surprising that the state religion of the Seven is DOA. What's unexpected is that so many of the other religions have real power.
Pres. Oaks this weekend seemed to suggest that race is a temporary and trivial matter. Guest blogger Emily Jensen says that's white privilege talking.
7 things you may have missed at the April General Conference.
The LDS Church grew at a rate of 1.21% in 2018, continuing its slow deceleration.
(RNS) — Just over three years ago, Mormon leaders touted a controversial LGBT policy as revelation. Now its reversal is also being presented as revelation.
In this special April 1 edition: The robust nonagenarian Mormon prophet Russell M. Nelson is well on his way to scaling Mount Everest.
It's the General Conference Rumor Edition! Top rumor: next weekend, the prophet will lift the ban on Mormons drinking coffee. My take: keep dreaming.
Mormons in the United States used to retain about three-quarters of their young people. Now it looks to be closer to half.
Carrie Newcomer's latest album, "Point of Arrival," drops today, and it's a treasure trove of spiritual wisdom about the art of letting go.
It's not surprising that more than half of U.S. Mormons approve of Trump, but the age and gender divides within the faith are sharper than expected.
(RNS) — When Barbara Brown Taylor began teaching world religions 20 years ago, she expected she would learn more about the subject matter. She didn't expect it...
It’s not just because the AP sets the rules that RNS will continue using “Mormon.” The AP style guide also makes more sense than what the church is asking...
Early reactions to "The Next Mormons" mirror the polarization I see happening in the Mormon world more generally, as people separate themselves into camps and...
Researcher E. Marshall Brooks wanted to know what a faith crisis meant on the most intimate level, so he embedded himself in ex-Mormon communities to...