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3 Inspiring Light the World Stories

3 Inspiring Light the World Stories

Light the World has become a powerful Christmas tradition, inspiring Latter-day Saints around the world to serve as Jesus Christ would. Recently, our team at LDS Daily learned more about this year’s upcoming Light the World initiative where countless stories of giving were shared. Here are just three. As you prepare for the holiday season, learn more about how you …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 3 November 2019

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Site Announced for Moses Lake …

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RootsTech Hosts First International Conference in London

RootsTech Hosts First International Conference in London

RootsTech held its first-ever family discovery conference outside of Salt Lake City, Utah at London’s ExCeL Convention Centre (24-26 October). With a total of 42 countries represented, nearly 10,000 attendees came from across the United Kingdom, continental Europe, the Middle East, and other parts of the world, exploring innovative ways to connect with ancestors and celebrate family heritage. Special guests …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 27 October 2019

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf Rededicates …

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Missionary Passes Away in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Missionary Passes Away in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released the following statement from spokesman Daniel Woodruff on the passing of a missionary in Central Africa: We are saddened to share news of the passing of a young missionary. Elder Hermann Keredjim Mwanken, age 21, passed away Monday after a brief illness. He had been serving in the Democratic Republic of the …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 20 October 2019

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Arequipa Peru Temple Begins Public …

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Church Gives Statement Opposing Proposed Utah Psychologist Licensing Act Rules

Church Offers Condolences After Mexico Massacre

In response to proposed changes to professional licensing rules for psychologists and other mental health professionals, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a statement opposing the rules as they currently stand. The changes as listed on the “Psychologist Licensing Act” and “Mental Health Professional Practice Act” would basically ban Utah-licensed mental health care professionals from providing …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 13 October 2019

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Exterior Rendering Released for the …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 6 October 2019

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and ChurchofJesusChristTemples.org for providing these updates. Please Note: It is possible that progress has been made on temples not included in this article that we have not been made aware of.  If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at) ldsdaily.com. Procedural Adjustments Announced for Witnessing …

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Watch the Church’s October 2019 World Report

Watch the Church's October 2019 World Report

The World Report is a semiannual report of news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Watch the October 2019 edition below. The World Report has been released ahead of the 189th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. During General Conference, members of the Church leadership will address …

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