News Releases

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides updates on how COVID-19 (coronavirus) is impacting The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its global membership.

Latter-day Saints Expand COVID-19 Humanitarian Efforts

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Over the past several months, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members have participated in the global humanitarian response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is the largest humanitarian response ever by the Church and Latter-day Saints Charities.

Elder Gong Shares How Service Helps Us Feel God’s Love in #HearHim Video Series

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In the latest release of the “How I Hear Him” video series, Elder Gerrit W. Gong of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles says that as we reach out and serve others, we can feel the Lord's individual love for each of us. Elder Gong shared the video on his social media accounts and on

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Elder Stevenson Reflects on His Father, Shares How He Hears Christ in #HearHim Video

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In the latest release of the “How I Hear Him” video series, and in honor of Father’s Day, Elder Gary E. Stevenson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles highlights an experience from his childhood when his father taught him a powerful lesson about hearing the voice of the Lord through the Holy Ghost. Elder Stevenson shared the...

Prophet Joins NAACP Leaders in Call for Racial Harmony in America

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a joint op-ed published Friday in the Deseret News, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and three leaders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People call on all Americans to embrace Jesus Christ’s simple but challenging model that can lead to racial peace...

October 2020 General Conference Will Be Virtual Only

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has shared the following letter about the October 2020 general conference with Church members everywhere.

President Russell M. Nelson and Sister Wendy W. Nelson Share a Message about the Sacrament

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) On President Russell M. Nelson’s social media accounts, President Nelson and Sister Wendy W. Nelson share their feelings of reverence and gratitude for the holy sacrament. They describe their personal experience in partaking of the sacrament in their home during the COVID-19 pandemic and give advice to those who desire to partake...

Young Women Organization Celebrates 150 Years in 2020

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Cobán, Guatemala Temple Rendering Released

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released exterior renderings showing the planned design of the temple previously announced in 2019 by Church President Russell M. Nelson.