Under God: Mormon


Posted at 06:31 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Basketball phenom, devout Mormon commits to Duke

The prep basketball star out of Chicago considered going out into the mission field for the faith.

By Jeannine Hunter  |  06:31 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Basketball phenom; devout Mormon; Duke; Duke University; Simeon Career Academy; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Jabari Parker; LDS Church; LDS church; Mormons

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 11/13/2012

Mormons help storm-damaged communities in N.Y., N.J.

“I hope someday we can repay people like you guys did for us,” said a resident helped Sunday.

By Jeannine Hunter  |  02:09 PM ET, 11/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mormons; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; LDS Church; Mormon Helping Hands; Hurricane Sandy; superstorm Sandy; New York; New Jersey

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 09/13/2012

Mormon official on church stance in politics: ‘We do not direct them on how to vote’

The church reiterated its position in the wake of an e-mail suggesting Mormons in Nevada to register the faithful, a message that was linked to a Romney supporter.

By Georgetown/On Faith  |  10:09 AM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mormons; Mormon Church; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; LDS Church; Quote of the Day; Faith 2012 Quote Archives

Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 09/04/2012

Marriott: Mormons are ‘coming out of obscurity’

Speaking to a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints congregation Sunday in New Hampshire, longtime friend J.W. “Bill” Marriott credited Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney for helping more people understand the faith.

By Georgetown/On Faith  |  03:11 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  J.W. "Bill Marriott; DNClive; Mitt Romney; Ann Romney; Mormon church; Mormonism; Ann Romney; Republican presidential candidate; Republican presidential nominee; Quote of the Day; Faith 2012 Quote Archives

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 08/08/2012

Mormons rallying brethren around Romney

“Choose the Right” is a new initiative named after a widely-known Mormon slogan that’s akin to the “What would Jesus do?”saying.

By Georgetown/On Faith  |  01:58 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Romney Choose the Right, Mormon group, fellow Mormons, Mormon group, Faith 2012 Quote Archives, Quote of the Day, Stephen Steele

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2012

‘Obama or a Mormon’ is the choice some voters whose beliefs got them ‘between a rock and a hard place,’ says Spike Lee

Award-winning director Spike Lee on why Romney’s religion will play a major role in a closely contested presidential election. His comments were featured in an interview with New York magazine

By Georgetown/ On Faith  |  02:09 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Quote of the Day, Faith 2012, Obama, Romney, Mormon

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 02/24/2012

Was Anne Frank baptized by Mormon church?

Reports of proxy baptism follow Wiesenthal allegations.

By Elizabeth Tenety  |  10:01 AM ET, 02/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mormon church, proxy baptisms