News Releases

Elder Bednar Tells of Temple Miracles During COVID-19

In a Brigham Young University (BYU) devotional address Tuesday, Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles described the similarities between what Latter-day Saints experienced in the Nauvoo Temple in 1846 with what Church members experienced in temples in North America late last year.

The First Presidency and Apostles Over Age 70 Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

Eight senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning in Salt Lake City. 

Church Announced Eight New Mission Presidents for Asia

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has called 105 new mission presidents and their companions to begin service in July; eight of them have been called to serve in the Asia Area.

Children Worldwide Invited to Participate in First-Ever Friend to Friend Event

The Church invites all children ages 3–11, their parents, and Primary leaders and teachers to participate in a Friend to Friend event — a Face to Face-style event for children — available for viewing beginning February 

2020 Year in Review

Although words such as “quarantine,” “closed,” “canceled,” “paused,” and “postponed” have peppered global conversations this year, 2020 has been anything but a slow time for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The novel coronavirus disrupted and altered life in countless ways. But much of what is essential to the...

Church Announces Changes for Seminary in 2021 

Beginning in January of 2021, seminary will align more with "Come, Follow Me," and students will need to read 75% of calendar days to earn course credit.

President Nelson Expresses Appreciation for All Who Answered Call to Give Thanks

President Russell M. Nelson expressed appreciation to all those who participated in his week-long invitation to #GiveThanks in a social media post and email message released Sunday, November 29.

First Presidency Releases 2020 Christmas Message

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) “We invite all to seek and share the true spirit of Christmas this season by hearing Him — Jesus Christ, the Prince of Peace and Light of the World,” the First Presidency shared in a Christmas message released Friday, November 27.

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The Prophet Releases a Message on the Healing Power of Gratitude

Russell M. Nelson, prophet and Church president, offers a global prayer of gratitude and a message of hope, healing, and unity amid challenges related to COVID-19, civil unrest and political strife.