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Three General Authority Seventies were released during the 185th Semiannual General Conference.
An engineer by inclination, Elder Richard G. Scott became a full-time minster of Jesus Christ and His gospel Read more »
President Russell M. Nelson officiated Sept. 19 at the dedication of the Priesthood Restoration Site at Harmony (now Oakland Township, New York), where John the Baptist conferred the priesthood on... Read more »
Mexico City Temple was the first of 12 temples built in Mexico. Read more »
President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency rededicated the Mexico City Mexico Temple, which has been a haven for nearly 32 years. Read more »
The events and aftermath of the 9/11 tragedy were memorialized at the Los Angeles Visitors’ Center September 11, 2015, as hundreds paid tribute to local fire, police and sheriff’s... Read more »
President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, has announced the publication of the Latter-day Saint edition of the Holy Bible in Portuguese. Read more »
Holidays were determined by man. Sunday is the day set aside by the Lord as a day of rest, and He makes it possible for us to rest from our labors as He has commanded. Read more »
If our attempts at missionary work feel awkward or clumsy or difficult, may each of us be blessed with our own personal knowledge of the positive effects of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Read more »
Elder Andersen and his wife, Sister Kathy Andersen, recently returned to Brazil to participate in meetings for members, missionaries and local priesthood leaders in several cities. Read more »
Students at BYU-Idaho — a university with a rich history of education based on “faith and divine purpose” — welcomed Clark G. Gilbert as their 16th president on Sept. 15. Read more »
In encouraging religious freedom and fairness for all, three principles should be observed: "See others through a lens of fairness, treat them with respect and kindness, and expect the same... Read more »
To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the miracle surgery that saved Joseph Smith's leg, and to honor Nathan Smith, the Joseph Smith Miracle Scholarship has been presented to the Dartmouth Geisel... Read more »
Rededicated Mexico City temple stands as a reminder of the country's rich Latter-day Saint history — and a signal for a promising future. Read more »
Single members of the Church should not be marking time, waiting for life to happen, but continue preparing to serve God and receive His blessings, said Sister Kristen M. Oaks. Read more »
Christ is the key to living an abundant life, Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Presidency of the Seventy said during the Worldwide Devotional for Young Adults held on Sept. 13. Read more »
Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles addressed 235 stakes at the Utah South Area conference held in the Marriott Center and broadcast to chapels across southern Utah. Read more »
Latter-day Saints in Mexico City stage faith-fueled pageant on the eve of the rededication of Mexico's first temple. Read more »
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will depart next week for a tour of five cities on the Atlantic Coast, including New York City, where they will perform at Carnegie Hall. Read more »
Speaking Saturday morning, Elder Neil L. Andersen said Church members are part of a very large, worldwide family of believers, listening to conference in 90 languages. Read more »
The creation of 11 new missions in the Church is an indication that missionary work is still accelerating after the announcement in 2012 of the lowering of the ages of missionaries. Read more »
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Summary for Sunday morning session of general conference Read more »
"As we make Christ the center of our lives, our fears will be replaced by the courage of convictions," declared President Thomas S. Monson in his Sunday morning conference address. Read more »
Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve paid tribute to mothers and their selfless love for their children. Read more »
The First Presidency announced the release of three General Authority Seventies during the 185th Semiannual General Conference of the Oct. 3. Read more »
President Russell M. Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, in his Sunday morning conference address, invited the women of the Church to embrace their essential role in God's kingdom. Read more »
Through studying, memorizing and thinking about verses of scripture, individuals provide an uplifting place for thoughts to go, Brother Devin G. Durrant of the Sunday School general presidency said. Read more »
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf asked Latter-day Saints across the globe to “focus on ‘the simplicity that is in Christ’ (2 Corinthians 11:3) and allow His grace to lift and carry... Read more »
Church members across the globe sustained Elder Ronald A. Rasband, Elder Gary E. Stevenson and Elder Dale G. Renlund as new members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles on Saturday afternoon. Read more »
Speaking publicly for the first time since being sustained as new members of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Elder Ronald A. Rasband, Elder Gary E. Stevenson and Elder Dale G. Renlund... Read more »
Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, spoke Sunday afternoon on why older men "of great spiritual maturity" are called to serve in the senior leadership positions of the Church Read more »
Speaking to the “noble young adults” of the Church, Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shared a message of faith to help them meet the challenges of... Read more »
Summaries of speakers in the Sunday afternoon session of general conference held in the Conference Center on Sunday, Oct. 4. Read more »
Why does Jesus Christ use a church to carry out His and His Father’s work? That was the question asked and answered by Elder D. Todd Christofferson during his sermon in the Sunday afternoon... Read more »
The Holy Ghost can be a lifelong companion — offering guidance, comfort and discernment, President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, said in his Sunday morning... Read more »
“To effectively serve others, we must see them through a parent’s eyes, through Heavenly Father’s eyes,” said Elder Dale G. Renlund in his first address after being called... Read more »
“Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ is not something ethereal, floating loosely in the air,” said Elder Neil L. Anderson during the priesthood session of general conference. Read more »
Speaking during the Saturday afternoon session, Elder Bradley D. Foster said the children of the Church sing a song that teaches them about their real identity: “I am a child of God.” Read more »
Offering his first general conference address as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Elder Ronald A. Rasband said the words of a favorite Latter-day Saint hymn describe his feelings: "I... Read more »
In her remarks Saturday morning, Sister Neill F. Marriott, second counselor in the Young Women general presidency, shared the family motto chosen by her, her husband and children, “It will... Read more »
Elder Larry R. Lawrence of the Seventy spoke on continual improvement during the Saturday morning session of the 185th Semiannual General Conference on Oct. 3. Read more »
Sister Carole M. Stephens, first counselor in the Relief Society general presidency, began her remarks Sunday afternoon by relating an experience she had driving down the street with her 3-year-old... Read more »
Elder Keetch spoke on how God's commandments can seem to be restrictive when they are actually protective during the Sunday afternoon session of the 185th Semiannual General Conference. Read more »
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf affirmed in the priesthood session of general conference, “When we choose to believe, exercise faith unto repentance and follow our Savior Jesus Christ, we open... Read more »
God’s commandments are not given to frustrate His children or to become obstacles to their happiness, President Thomas S. Monson said in the priesthood session of general conference.... Read more »
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