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June 8, 1998 | LARRY B. STAMMER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In what may be the largest single effort by one denomination to challenge the beliefs of another, thousands of Southern Baptists are fanning out across the Salt Lake Valley--here in the heart of Mormon territory--urging acceptance of a traditional Christian understanding of salvation. The massive evangelism campaign on the eve of the annual national meeting of the 15.
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June 8, 1998 | LARRY B. STAMMER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In what may be the largest single effort by one denomination to challenge the beliefs of another, thousands of Southern Baptists are fanning out across the Salt Lake Valley--here in the heart of Mormon territory--urging acceptance of a traditional Christian understanding of salvation. The massive evangelism campaign on the eve of the annual national meeting of the 15.
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September 6, 1993 | JAMES G. WRIGHT, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
God chose this bleak spot to test the sons and daughters of Aaron. He gave them strict laws and hard work. He gave them strength to endure summer's terrible heat and winter's cruel cold. And after 40 years in Utah's Sinai, the 130 residents of the Eskdale Christian commune pray he will give them strength to change their way of life in order to save it. Pioneers from the Order of Aaron hoped to create a better world in the desolate Snake Valley on the Utah-Nevada border.
NEWS
September 6, 1993 | JAMES G. WRIGHT, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
God chose this bleak spot to test the sons and daughters of Aaron. He gave them strict laws and hard work. He gave them strength to endure summer's terrible heat and winter's cruel cold. And after 40 years in Utah's Sinai, the 130 residents of the Eskdale Christian commune pray he will give them strength to change their way of life in order to save it. Pioneers from the Order of Aaron hoped to create a better world in the desolate Snake Valley on the Utah-Nevada border.
OPINION
June 20, 2004
This editorial page rarely sees eye to eye with Justice Clarence Thomas on the Constitution. But in concluding last week that the words "under God" unconstitutionally transform the Pledge of Allegiance into something of a religious incantation, the Supreme Court justice got it right. Half right, anyway. We'll get to the other half in a bit. Thomas' surprising assertion came in his dissent from the court's non-decision last week on the pledge.
SPORTS
August 29, 1990 | ALLAN MALAMUD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Mormons like to tell this one on themselves: "How do you recognize a Latter-day Saints church?" "It's the one with the satellite dish outside." Such equipment is necessary because the networks still haven't discovered the Brigham Young University Cougars, who a while ago made college football the second most popular religion in Utah. Winners of 102 games in the last decade and the national championship in 1984, BYU will get a national cable audience only once this season--Sept.
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