News Releases

First Presidency Announces Limited Reopening of Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a letter to all Church members, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints expressed their gratitude for the efforts of all those who have worked to address the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

Church Leaders Offer Condolences After Beirut, Lebanon Explosion

Area Presidency prays that God will bless the injured and pour out peace and comfort on all who are mourning.

Latter-day Saint Leaders Honor Pioneers of Past and Present

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

A Message from the First Presidency on Changes to the Temple Endowment

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following message on Monday, July 20, 2020, about changes to the temple endowment ceremony.

President Ballard Emphasizes the Need for Quiet Moments to #HearHim 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Tabernacle Choir Celebrates 90 Years of Broadcasting with Special Concert

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Guest performers will join The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in a special worldwide broadcast this weekend to commemorate 90 years of “Music and the Spoken Word.”

Eliza R. Snow Discourses Published Online

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The complete discourses of Eliza R. Snow, a prominent pioneer and women’s leader in the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, are being published online. The documents are posted on a new website, “The Discourses of Eliza R. Snow.”

Let Education Be the Guide to Life’s Adventures, Apostle Says

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf told students of BYU–Pathway Worldwide that they are the heroes of their own life’s story. “I invite you to see BYU–Pathway Worldwide for what it is: a guide that will help you in your own great adventure,” he said.

FamilySearch PH Logs Over Three Million Indexed Records In Four Months

From Philippines Newsroom With an average of 250,000 records being indexed weekly by volunteers since the start of the community quarantine in March, FamilySearch PH logs over three million records ready for family history research. Read more.