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President Uchtdorf and Gail Halvorsen: Fellow aviators' lives intersect

When he was 8, President Uchtdorf looked at planes in the Berlin airlift. Halvorsen was one of the pilots.

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Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder Steven E. Snow at seminar at MTC: 'The spiritual foundation of historic sites'

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The Church makes a substantial commitment to historic sites because of “the importance of remembering,” said Elder Steven E. Snow of the Seventy. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson at seminar at MTC: 'It is essential to emulate the Savior'

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Missionaries who seek the Lord's Spirit must learn and emulate the attributes of Jesus Christ, Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson told new MTC presidents, and directors of visitors' centers and historic... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder W. Craig Zwick at seminar at MTC: 'The Message of the Restoration'

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The message of the restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ is remarkable, simple and powerful, said Elder W. Craig Zwick of the Seventy on Jan. 12. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

New mission presidents called to serve in Italy, New York and other missions around the world

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Eight new mission presidents and their wives have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in July. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder Dallin H. Oaks at seminar at MTC: Missionary work grounded in teaching repentance, baptizing converts

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Elder Dallin H. Oaks teaches the nature of service and that Christ remains the Light and Life of the world at the 2016 Seminar for Missionary Training Center Presidents and Directors of Visitors'... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Temple moment: 'Sanctified by sacrifice'

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For many years, members of the Church have made great sacrifices — both of time and money — to attend the temple and participate in important ordinances of eternity. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder Neil L. Andersen speaks at Worldwide Missionary Broadcast on 'the doctrine of Christ'

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Elder Neil L. Andersen challenges missionaries across the globe to "teach repentance and baptize converts." Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Sister Colleen Hinckley Maxwell dies at age 87

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Colleen Hinckley Maxwell, wife of the late Elder Neal A. Maxwell of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and first cousin of President Gordon B. Hinckley, died on Jan. 17 at the age of 87. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder Jorge F. Zeballos at seminar at MTC: 'The Doctrine of Christ'

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"The Presence of the Spirit of the Lord is key when teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ," Elder Jorge F. Zeballos of the Seventy told new MTC presidents and directors of visitors' centers and... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Elder Neil L. Andersen at seminar at MTC: 'The Lord will accept your noble offering'

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Elder Andersen teaches that the Lord graciously accepts the sacrifice and offerings of all who serve Him faithfully — regardless of the calling or assignment. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Face to face with Church leaders

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Church leaders speak to youth during a worldwide Face to Face event on Jan. 20, and encourage them to be strong and steadfast as they face challenges in their lives Read more »

Jan. 21, 2016

Quadruplets serving

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Each week, the letters start coming in on Sunday night. “Monday is the greatest day of the week,” said Chris Dunn of the Eagle 2nd Ward, Eagle Idaho Stake. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2016

LDS Church Christmas video receives 54.5 million views; Easter video coming soon

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The Church’s 2015 Christmas video, “A Savior Is Born,” was viewed by 54.5 million people. The initiative, focused on declaring a witness of Jesus Christ to the world, was viewed... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

'Hosannah': Church to have 150 operating temples

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Upon the dedication of the Provo City Center Temple the Church will have 150 temples in operation throughout the world. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Business Insider names BYU the safest college in America

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Awarded high marks for health and safety, Business Insider named Brigham Young University as the No. 1 safest college campus in America on Jan.12. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Robert Cundick, retired Tabernacle organist, dies

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Robert Cundick, who served as Salt Lake Tabernacle organist from 1965 to 1991, died at his home on Jan. 7. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

'Finding your way' — Elder Packer speaks at BYU devotional

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“You are needed,” Elder Allan F. Packer told students and faculty gathered in the Marriott Center at Brigham Young University for the weekly campus devotional on Tuesday, Jan. 12. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Milestones

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Notices of members celebrating 70 years of marriage or more. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

New stake presidents

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Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

LDS designer known for commitment to making stylish, modest swimsuits

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Rose Marie Reid's never compromised her beliefs as she rose to renown in the fashion world. “I don’t like bikinis,” she stated at the time, “and I don’t want to design... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

New mission presidents

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Eight new mission presidents and their wives have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in July. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Friend magazine adds new section for younger children

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The Friend magazine is adding something new in 2016 that parents and young children are guaranteed to “flip” for — Friend Junior. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Brad Wilcox pays tribute to Primary teacher who touched his life

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I have been blessed with many wonderful teachers at every phase of my life, but Julia Golding was there for me at an important turning point. She was called to be my Primary teacher when I was 11. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Church News viewpoint: 'Prophetic promise'

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“There is something incredibly hopeful about a fresh start,” President Dieter F. Uchtdorf declared in the January 2014 First Presidency Message. “I suppose at one time or another... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

Sister Carol F. McConkie: 'Steadfast faith in Christ'

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"Truly all things that are good come of and through Christ, and it is our duty to have steadfast faith in Him," Sister Carol F. McConkie teaches in this month's Young Women article. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

LDS sculptor wins international art competition

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LDS sculptor Tyson Snow wins first place in an international art competition for his submission "The Reaper" — a piece reflecting his faith. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

New temple honors pioneer legacy of Provo Tabernacle

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Public open house tours begin in anticipation of the dedication of the new Provo City Center Temple. Read more »

Jan. 12, 2016

President Russell M. Nelson: 'Becoming true millennials'

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“Expect and prepare to do impossible things,” President Russell M. Nelson told young Latter-day Saints during a Worldwide Devotional for Young Adults on Sunday night. Read more »

Jan. 10, 2016

Single adult conference in the Middle East: 'We are one'

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Two months after participating in a single adult conference for Latter-day Saints living in the Middle East, Katie Shaler still feels the impact of gathering with others who share her beliefs. Read more »

Jan. 10, 2016

From plates to posts: Online Book of Mormon resource launched

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Book of Mormon Central, a website devoted to collected research and scholarship on the Book of Mormon, was made public at bookofmormoncentral.org on Jan. 1. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Sister Linda S. Reeves: The importance of keeping promises

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Early in her life, reading about Horton’s determination to keep his promise helped Sister Linda Reeves "to recognize the importance of keeping my commitments and promises, no matter what the... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Philadelphia temple reaches significant construction milestone

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The Church placed an angel Moroni statue atop the highest spire of its temple in downtown Philadelphia on Dec. 30. This is a major milestone in the construction of the first Mormon temple in... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Church assisting in aftermath of weather disaster in Midwest, South

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Members counted among the thousands impacted by series of tornadoes, storms and floods. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Deaths

Notices of deaths of members who have served in a general Church capacity. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Online exhibit shows Provo City Center Temple interior photos, documents site as center of worship

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New online exhibit at history.lds.org details the legacy of Latter-day Saint worship on the site of the Provo City Center Temple, constructed in the burned shell of the historic Provo Tabernacle. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Milestones

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Notices of members celebrating 70 years of marriage or more Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Centenarians

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Notices of members celebrating 100 years or more. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Bishop Dean M. Davies: Meet the new first counselor in the Presiding Bishopric

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Bishop Dean M. Davies, who was named first counselor in the Presiding Bishopric on Oct. 9 after serving three and a half years as second counselor, reflects on his calling and his Church service. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Bishop W. Christopher Waddell: Meet the new second counselor in the Presiding Bishopric

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Bishop W. Christopher Waddell was named the second counselor in the Presiding Bishopric on Oct. 9, 2015. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Elder Ballard speaks at 60th anniversary commemoration of Church's first single adult stake

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The first student stake in the Church was organized 60 years ago starting a movement leading to 1,313 young single adult units in the Church globally today. Elder M. Russell Ballard spoke at the... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Conference moment: Loyal support

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President Ezra Taft Benson shared a story about witnessing LDS missionaries preaching and praying. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Church News viewpoint: Yielding our hearts

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Learning to trust in God, learning to submit our will, can be “hard doctrine.” It may require continued rededication until we learn through experience, “all things work together... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Bishop Gérald Caussé: Meet the new presiding bishop of the LDS Church

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Bishop Gérald Caussé is the third Presiding Bishop born outside the United States and the first for whom English is a second language. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

New stake presidents

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Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

LDS Church announces 3 new missions, 2016 mission president assignments

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced 168 new mission president assignments, effective July 2016. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

Sunday School general presidency discusses Book of Mormon

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Annual interview with the Sunday School general presidency regarding the gospel doctrine course of study in the new year, this time being the Book of Mormon. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

Winter attractions abound at Church headquarters

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The holidays may be over, but Temple Square remains a popular winter destination. Read more »

Dec. 30, 2015

LDS and Catholic Community Services provide steak dinner

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President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency, and his wife, Sister Harriet Uchtdrof, were among those those who volunteered to feed the homeless of Salt Lake City on... Read more »

Dec. 30, 2015

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