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Mormon Missions

Mormon Missionary Survives.. Again

AP | BRADY McCOMBS | Posted 09.25.2013 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY -- A young Mormon missionary and cancer survivor from Utah who lived through the Spain train crash that left 80 dead said Thursday he r...

Mormon Missionaries May Be Ringing Your Chat Room

AP | BRADY McCOMBS | Posted 08.24.2013 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY — The common image of Mormon missionaries has long been two young men wearing white shirts and ties walking through neighborhoods...

Mormon College Students Go On Missions, Leave Behind Revenue Gap

AP | Posted 02.26.2013 | College

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah lawmakers are considering a measure that would allow state universities to give high-performing out-of-state students in-state ...

Mormon Missionary Applications Soar By 471 Percent

Religion News Service | Peggy Fletcher Stack / The Salt Lake Tribune | Posted 10.25.2012 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) Mormon apostle Jeffrey R. Holland predicted that lowering the age limits for young Mormon missionaries would trigger a "dramatic"...

How Mormon Mission Formed Mitt Romney

Religion News Service | Daniel Burke | Posted 06.13.2012 | Religion

(RNS) At age 19, Mitt Romney was a typical college student, schmoozing about politics, pulling pranks and sneaking away to see his girlfriend. Then he...

Mormons Look To Boost Missionary Numbers

Posted 09.06.2011 | Religion

By Chase Hall c. 2011 Salt Lake Tribune SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) As Mormon leaders seek to add more senior couples to their shrinking missionary force...