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Here’s Your First Look Inside the Arequipa Peru Temple

Here's Your First Look Inside the Arequipa Peru Temple

As the Arequipa Peru Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints prepares for a public open house, the first photographs of the interior have been released.   A stylized version of the Flor de Texao Arequipa, is used in many places throughout the temple — in the carved hardwood, art glass windows, metal fixtures, stonework and flooring …

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First Presidency Welcomes Leader of Muslim World League

First Presidency Welcomes Leader of Muslim World League

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Tuesday morning with His Excellency Dr. Mohammad Abdulkarim Al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL) and president of the International Organization for Muslim Scholars, based in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Al-Issa was joined by Abdulwahab Al-Shehri, MWL’s director of media affairs, and Raad Fanary, an interpreter. …

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Washington County Utah Temple Site Announced

Washington County Utah Temple Site Announced

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the location of the Washington County Utah Temple. The temple, which was announced in October 2018 by Church President Russell M. Nelson, will be built on a 14-acre site located northeast of 3000 East 1580 South in St. George, Utah. Plans call for a three-story temple of approximately 88,000 square …

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Light the World Giving Machines Will Be in 10 Locations

Giving Machines Surpass $1 Million in Donations

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will place Giving Machines in 10 locations across the world this Christmas season, further expanding its efforts to #LightTheWorld by encouraging people to perform instant acts of service that make a difference in others’ lives. “This year we will be adding new locations for our Giving Machines,” said Elder Brent H. Nielson, …

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What You Need to Know About Light The World 2019: One by One

What You Need to Know About Light The World 2019: One by One

Since 2016, Light the World has inspired millions around the world to give back throughout the Christmas season. This year, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints offers the specific invitation to light the world one person at a time. Here is what we know so far about Light the World 2019: One by One. The Christ Child This …

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Church Announces Site for Moses Lake Washington Temple

Church Announces Site for Moses Lake Washington Temple

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the location of the Moses Lake Washington Temple. The temple, which was announced in April 2019 by Church President Russell M. Nelson, will be built on a 17-acre site located on Yonezawa Boulevard between Division Street and Road K NE. Plans call for a single-story temple of approximately 20,000 square feet, …

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Here’s Your First Look Inside the Renovated Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple

Here's Your First Look Inside the Renovated Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple

After closing in January 2018 for major renovations, the Baton Rouge Louisiana Temple is preparing for rededication with a public open house. In anticipation of the rededication, which will take place on November 17, 2019, the first photos of the completed interior have been released. The exterior was redesigned to improve the entry and tower of the temple. The existing …

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President Ballard Encourages New Movement to Pray for United States

President Ballard Encourages New Movement to Pray for United States

President M. Russell Ballard, acting president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, invited members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to join a “new movement” during his devotional address in Massachusetts.   “Our nation was founded on prayer, it was preserved by prayer, and we need prayer again,” said President Ballard. “I plead with you this …

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Elder Uchtdorf Rededicates Frankfurt Germany Temple

Elder Uchtdorf Rededicates Frankfurt Germany Temple

Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a German native, was invited by Church President Russell M. Nelson to rededicate the Frankfurt Germany Temple. Accompanying Elder Uchtdorf in that assignment were Elder Patrick Kearon of the Presidency of the Seventy and the three members of area presidency. …

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Elder Rasband, Elder Soares Minister in Southwest United States

Elder Rasband, Elder Soares Minister in Southwest United States

Two members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints made significant ministry and outreach visits Friday in Arizona and Texas. Elder Rasband Visits Arizona In Phoenix, Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles visited top state government leaders, including U.S. Senator Martha McSally and Governor Doug Ducey. …

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