Idol finalist David Archuleta to be missionary

DAVID ARCHULETA ON A MISSION: "American Idol" runner-up David Archuleta will take a break from his singing career to serve a 2-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The contestant from the 2007-2008 season made the

David Archuleta made a pretty big announcement about his personal life at a concert in Utah last night but to people who know the guy, it probably…

By Jill Serjeant, Reuters December 21, 2011 7:08 AM American Idol runner-up David Archuleta has told fans he will become a full-time missionary for the Mormon Church in the next stage of his life. (Reuters) – American Idol runner-up David Archuleta has

"American Idol" favorite to put career on hold so he can go on a Mormon mission.

David Archuleta shoots up a peace sign as he signs autographs at Deseret Book Store in Santa Ana, Calif., on Saturday afternoon (December 17). The 20-year-old musician is wrapping up his My Kind of Christmas tour and recently stopped by the Forbes