LDS Church News
People today should remember that “our days are no less difficult but no less rewarding" than the pioneers.
The public is invited to visit the newly completed Indianapolis Indiana Temple. Read more »
Elder Russell M. Nelson, who has served in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles since 1984, was set apart as president of that quorum on July 15 by President Thomas S. Monson. Read more »
In her remarks as part of the Pioneers in Every Land series, Melissa Inouye used her Chinese and Japanese family roots to provide a framework for other “fruitful angles” in which to... Read more »
Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles speaks at the annual Ogden Pioneer Days Devotional held in the Dee Events Center on July 12. Read more »
Elder Perry challenged new mission presidents to 'go forward with zeal' in video filmed days before death
In an interview filmed prior to his death, Elder L. Tom Perry testifies of the joy that comes from missionary work and sharing the gospel. Read more »
Parting with the monetary substance of one’s efforts in order to build the kingdom of God is a test of faith. Giving an honest tithing requires sacrificing the potential joy of acquiring a... Read more »
Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »
Two new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service later this year. Read more »
Administering the Church and sending the gospel message worldwide in the early years following the Mormon Pioneer settlement of the Salt Lake Valley were the focus of speakers in a June 5 session... Read more »
President Boyd K. Packer "lived as he taught, after the pattern of the Savior," said President Thomas S. Monson at the funeral for President Packer on July 10. Read more »
Young Men, Primary general leaders teach gospel principles that define storied Scout program. Read more »
Sister Linda Reeves testifies that Heavenly Father will help and bless Latter-day Saints as they daily seek His help to keep their thoughts clean and virtuous. Read more »
Following the Church's statement in response to the Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage, the Council of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles issued a letter... Read more »
Over 10,000 members of the Episcopal Church gathered for the faith's 78th annual General Convention in Salt Lake City from June 25 to July 3. The convention included an interfaith service project... Read more »
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square ended their two-week Atlantic Coast tour July 6 at Boston's Wang Theater. In this final week, the tour included performances at West... Read more »
The Lord sustains and supports His children in missionary service, said Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve on June 26 during the 2015 Seminar for New Mission Presidents. Read more »
Notices of members of the Church who have been married 70 years or more. Read more »
Elder Allan F. Packer remembers his father's lifelong devotion to his family and loved ones. Read more »
President Packer told us how he and his sons had built a pond near their home. “I do a lot of thinking here. It’s kind of like a sacred grove to me.” Read more »
Elder John Sonnenberg, a former member of the First and Second Quorums of the Seventy, died at his home in Salt Lake City on July 1. He was 93. Read more »
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and string section from the Orchestra at Temple Square performed with the band at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point July 4 for the traditional Independence Day... Read more »
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On June 27, Elder Richard J. Maynes of the Presidency of the Seventy threw out the first pitch on “Mormon Night” at the San Diego Padres game. Read more »
Lloyd D. Newell is observing 25 years as Mormon Tabernacle Choir announcer as his brother, Arthur, is just finishing his first year as a choir member. Read more »
The First Presidency has announced a new online course called My Plan to help returning missionaries use their mission experiences to plan for continued, lifelong discipleship. The program will be... Read more »
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the following statement on July 27 after a vote on a policy change by the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board to admit openly gay... Read more »
In considering the example of faith and courage set by pioneer ancestors, Latter-day Saints today should remember that “our days are no less difficult but no less rewarding,” Elder Neil... Read more »
Margaret Shaw was named the North Dakota State Mother of the Year by American Mothers Inc. The gospel has given her guidance as a mother and grandmother and she encourages all mothers to enjoy... Read more »
Elder Gerald N. Lund, a former member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy, speaks during the annual 2015 Brigham Young University Conference on Family History and Genealogy held at BYU. Read more »
Become one of a record-setting 100,000 online volunteers expected to participate in the second annual Worldwide Indexing Event, August 7–14, sponsored by FamilySearch.org. Read more »
Elder Donald L. Hallstrom of the Presidency of the Seventy addresses 1,891 graduates at BYU-Idaho. Read more »
Young people learn the ins-and-outs of family history research at first-ever BYU conference for youth. Read more »
Candy Krausman of the Hacienda Heights Ward, Las Vegas Nevada Spring Mountain Stake, has spent many years honoring influential women in her community. This year, however, "my friends turned on me... Read more »
After moving to a more spacious building, BYU's Museum of Peoples and Cultures remains committed to providing educational, professional opportunities to students. Read more »
During his April 1992 general conference address, President Thomas S. Monson recounted an experience that illustrates the importance of an influential teacher: Read more »
Research out of Brigham Young University found negative academic outcomes from parent's comparing first and second-born children. Read more »
Church member Bethany Paterno was recognized earlier this year as the Texas Young Mother of the Year by American Mothers, Inc. Read more »
American Mothers Inc. named Stephanie Rogers the 2015 Wisconsin Young Mother of the Year. She enjoys spending time with her children and husband outdoors and is grateful for the guidance the gospel... Read more »
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