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Mormon music

10 ways to imagine a New Mormonism

By Jana Riess — October 15, 2018

From dismantling patriarchy to having more potlucks, guest blogger Mette Harrison suggests 10 ways toward a kinder, gentler Mormonism.

Finally! A new Mormon hymnal, designed for a global church

By Jana Riess — June 18, 2018

(RNS) After 33 years and many requests for an update, the LDS Church is revising its hymnal to reflect Mormonism’s global membership.

If I had the Mormon prophet’s ear

By Jana Riess — January 17, 2018

A creator of “Despicable Me” and “The Secret Life of Pets” has three wishes for Mormonism in its new era — and no, it’s not that the Minions be put in charge. Today, a guest post from screenwriter Cinco Paul.

Where are the Mormon Shakespeares and Michelangelos?

By Jana Riess — June 30, 2017

This week in New York City, hundreds of people are celebrating the contributions of Mormon artists, composers, writers, and musicians.

It’s the Fantasy Mormon Hymnal!

By Jana Riess — September 4, 2015

What would a first-rate LDS hymnal look like for the early 21st century? What hymns would need to go, and what would be added?

Meet the Mormon Celtic Woman

By Jana Riess — April 27, 2015

Roll out the emerald-green carpet. Irish singer Alex Sharpe is back in the U.S. touring with Celtic Woman, and she’s particularly excited to see fellow Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City.

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