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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Day the LDS Church Was Organized

5 Things You Didn't Know About the Day the LDS Church Was Organized

On April 6, 1830, believers gathered together in the home of Peter Whitmer, Sr., in Fayette, New York. They had gathered together to witness and participate in the official organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Today, this important occasion still resonates with members around the world. Here are five interesting facts you may not have known. …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 25 March 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and  LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. 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) …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 18 March 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and  LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. 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) …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 11 March 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. It is possible that progress has been made on other temples worldwide 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) …

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Jewish Leaders Tour Church Welfare Operations and Mormon Temple

Jewish Leaders Tour Church Welfare Operations and Mormon Temple

For Saba Soomekh, a Jewish leader from California, seeing firsthand The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ welfare and temple operations is a way of practicing what she preaches to her university religious studies students. To help them deepen their understanding of other faiths, she asks students to visit mosques, synagogues and other worship spaces. “People just want to …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 4 March 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. It is possible that progress has been made on other temples worldwide 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) …

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Temple News & Updates | Week of 18 February 2018

Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at LDSChurchTemples.com for providing these updates. Please Note: We report all information we are given. It is possible that progress has been made on other temples worldwide 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) …

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1830 First Edition Copy of Book of Mormon Is On Sale

1830 First Edition Copy of Book of Mormon Is On Sale

EVERYTHING BUT THE HOUSE (EBTH), a premier estate sale marketplace, placed a fine and rare partially-restored copy of the 1830 first edition of the Book of Mormon up for auction today. The auction will go until February 27, 2018, at 8:30 p.m. EST. At the time of this report, the highest bid is at $1,051. This copy of the Book …

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Army Awards Slain LDS Teen Medal of Heroism

Army Awards Slain LDS Teen Medal of Heroism

On February 14, 14-year-old LDS teen and JROTC cadet Alaina Petty was killed in the horrific shooting that left 17 dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Flordia. This week, the United States Army awarded Petty and three other slain JROTC teens Medals of Heroism, the highest medal for ROTC cadets. The other JROTC victims are Peter Wang and …

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