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Linda K. Burton Announces Updates to the Purpose of the Relief Society

Sister Linda K. Burton, General President of the Relief Society for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced on social media today that the organization had updated the wording for its official purpose. She wrote: When we were newly called as the Relief Society General Presidency, we sought the Lord earnestly to know what essential things He would …

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LDS Church Releases New Video of Joseph Smith’s First Vision

LDS Church Releases New Video of Joseph Smith's First Vision

A new video produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shows the First Vision, one of the most sacred moments in the Church’s history, in a brand new light. The video is entitled Ask of God – Joseph Smith’s First Vision. Unlike other video depictions, which have used the most well-known account found in the Pearl of …

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Mormon Youth Talk with Apostles at First Vision Site

Mormon Youth Talk with Apostles at First Vision Site

News Release from Mormon Newsroom. President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints fielded questions from Mormon youth in a live Face to Face broadcast in upstate New York, Saturday, March 4, 2017. The location is significant to Latter-day Saints who believe …

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Join President Eyring & Elder Holland TODAY in Live Chat

President Eyring, Elder Holland To Host Live Chat With LDS Youth

LDS youth from around the world will be joining President Henry B. Eyring and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland for a live chat today at 11 a.m. MST…you should too! Not only will they be answering questions submitted by youth, but they will also be discussing the 2017 Youth Theme, “Ask of God.” While we don’t know yet which questions will …

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Discourses by Mormon Women Released in New Book

Discourses by Mormon Women Released in New Book

News Release by Mormon Newsroom Discourses given by Latter-day Saint women over the past 185 years are now available in a new book by Church Historian’s Press, an imprint of the Church History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. “At the Pulpit,” authored by Church historians Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook, showcases more than 50 speeches given …

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Oakland California and Washington D.C. Temples to Close for Renovation

Oakland California and Washington D.C. Temples to Close for Renovation

News Release from Mormon Newsroom | Photos by JarvieDigital.com The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the closure of two temples for extensive renovation. The Oakland California Temple will close in February 2018, while the Washington D.C. Temple is scheduled to close in March 2018. After decades of service, the mechanical systems of both …

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Elder Dale G. Renlund Meets with Tongan Saints, Royal Family

Elder Dale G. Renlund Meets with Tongan Saints, Royal Family

News Release from Mormon Newsroom Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with members and guests of the Church in several meetings in the Kingdom of Tonga this past weekend. At a special conference in Nuku’alofa on Sunday, February 19, Elder Renlund spoke about a meeting …

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Groundbreaking Announced for Arequipa Peru Temple

Groundbreaking Announced for Arequipa Peru Temple

News Release from Mormon Newsroom The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the groundbreaking for the Arequipa Peru Temple will be held March 4, 2017. Elder Carlos A. Godoy, South America Northwest Area President, will preside at the groundbreaking services. Attendance at the site will be by invitation only. The groundbreaking ceremonies will …

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LDS Church Responds to BSA Policy Announcement

LDS Church Responds to BSA Policy Announcement

News Release from Mormon Newsroom In response to media inquiries about a recent Boy Scouts of America policy change, the following statement has been released: The Church is studying the announcement made yesterday by Boy Scouts of America. Boy Scouts has assured its religious chartering organizations that, as in the past, they will be able to organize their troops in …

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Canadian Mormon Leaders Issue Statement After Mosque Shooting

Canadian LDS Leaders Issue Statement After Mosque Shooting

News Release from Mormon Newsroom The following statement was released today by the Canadian leadership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: “We express our deep sorrow and condemnation for the tragic shooting of our brothers in worship at the Quebec City mosque last evening. Central to the doctrine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints …

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