News Releases

The First Presidency Asks Latter-day Saints Worldwide to Wear Face Masks in Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter on September 22, 2021, to Church leaders around the world.

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. 

Elder Rasband and Sister Eubank Address the G20 Interfaith Forum in Italy

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The organizers of the G20 Interfaith Forum (held in Italy this year September 12–14) invited leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to discuss religious freedom and its impact on minority religions.

Elder and Sister Bednar Invite Young Adults to “Ask, Seek, Knock” to Find Answers to Life’s Questions

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) “I promise that as you [seek answers] with sincerity and with consistency according to the Lord’s timing and His will, you will always be able to find the answers to the questions that you have and the concerns that you face in your life,” said Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

Always Be Open, Ready and Willing to #HearHim, Says Elder D. Todd Christofferson

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) “I learned ... that you can’t tell God how and when He responds to our prayers,” Elder D. Todd Christofferson said in a new #HearHim video. “You can’t dictate to Him. You have to say, ‘I’m always open, I’m always ready, I’m always willing to hear.’”  

President Nelson Turns 97: Senior Church Leaders Share Lessons Learned From the Prophet

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson celebrates his 97th birthday today, September 9. To mark this special day, senior leaders of the Church share some of the lessons they have learned from President Nelson.

Coordinated Response by the Thousands for Hurricane Ida Victims

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Hurricane Ida came ashore the Louisiana coast on August 29, 2021, with sustained winds up to 150 mph, downing trees, crushing homes and causing power outages for more than a million people. Yet, by week’s end, thousands of volunteers from throughout the region, including Helping Hands from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

How Latter-day Saint Charities Is Helping Afghan Refugees in Europe, the United States and Qatar

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Latter-day Saint Charities continues to provide urgently needed help to thousands of Afghan refugees in Germany, the United States and Qatar.

Latter-day Saints Around the World: Country Newsroom Websites, August 27, 2021

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)