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The New Symbol of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The New Symbol of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

In the Saturday Evening session of the 190th Annual General Conference, President Russell M. Nelson revealed a new symbol to help represent the focus of Jesus Christ at the center of the Church.   This new emblem emphasizes the name of Jesus Christ and His central role in all the Church does. The name of the Church is contained within …

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Meet Your New Young Men’s General Presidency

President Dallin H. Oaks of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the call of a new Young Men’s General Presidency. Brother Steven J. Lund is the new president, with Brother Ahmad Corbitt and Brother Bradley (Brad) R. Wilcox as his counselors. Brother Steven J. Lund, 66, was raised in Santa Rosa and Long …

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President Nelson Announces Solemn Assembly & Hosanna Shout

President Nelson Announces Solemn Assembly & Hosanna Shout

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Saturday morning, April 4, 2020, that a portion of the Sunday morning session of general conference will become a worldwide solemn assembly when he leads the Saints in the Hosanna Shout. “We pray that this conference will be memorable and unforgettable because of the messages you …

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How to Watch the April 2020 General Conference

How to Watch the April 2020 General Conference

Here’s how you can tune into the 190th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Saturday, April 4 and Sunday, April 5  All times are in Mountain Daylight Time. Saturday Morning Session: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Saturday Afternoon Session: 2:00–4:00 p.m. Saturday Evening Session: 6:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday Morning Session: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Sunday Afternoon Session: 2:00–4:00 …

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President Nelson Extends Personal Invitation to General Conference

President Nelson Extends Personal Invitation to General Conference

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect lives and disrupt normal activities, Church President Russell M. Nelson shared an invitation to all people to join in General Conference this weekend through technology and to rejoice in the comforting power of the revealed truths of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. Here is the full text of his invitation, as shared …

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Take a Closer Look at Why This Conference Will Be So Unforgettable

Take a Closer Look at Why This Conference Will Be So Unforgettable

As the semi-annual General Conference for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints draws close, a new video has been released. Entitled “Preparing for General Conference,” the video was created by the Church Newsroom and highlights why this Conference will be unlike any prior conference in the history of the Church.

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Church Updates Handbook Chapters on Youth & Primary

Church Updates Handbook Chapters on Youth & Primary

Under the direction of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints published updates today, March 25, 2020, to chapters in its General Handbook about Aaronic Priesthood quorums, Young Women and Primary (the Church’s organization for children). The chapters are available in English online and in the Gospel Library app. General Handbook: Serving …

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First Presidency Temporarily Closes All Temples

All the LDS Temples Dedicated & Announced in 2017

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following letter March 25, 2020, to Latter-day Saints everywhere. See the latest updates on how COVID-19 is impacting Saints worldwide. Dear Brothers and Sisters, After careful and prayerful consideration, and with a desire to be responsible global citizens, we have decided to suspend all temple activity Churchwide …

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