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There is no substitute for the guidance of the Holy Ghost, Ed J. Pinegar declared.
The annual Seminaries and Institutes of Religion August broadcast, was held live in the Conference Center Little Theater on Aug. 4. The program was translated into more than 30 languages Read more »
A new volume of The Joseph Smith Papers Project featuring the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon will be released Tuesday, August 4 by The Church Historian’s Press, an imprint... 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 »
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 »
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 »
“Children learn through gentle direction and persuasive teaching,” said President Thomas S. Monson during his October 1997 general conference address. “They search for models to... Read more »
Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
During his April 1992 general conference address, President Thomas S. Monson recounted an experience that illustrates the importance of an influential teacher: 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 »
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 »
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 »
Young people learn the ins-and-outs of family history research at first-ever BYU conference for youth. 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 »
Elder Donald L. Hallstrom of the Presidency of the Seventy addresses 1,891 graduates at BYU-Idaho. Read more »
As we look at our lives and move forward with pioneer faith, we will each discover individual accomplishments that will inspire future generations. Read more »
Mormon Tabernacle Choir Announces 2016 European Tour: Singers and orchestra embark on first international tour in nearly two decades
For the first time in 18 years, the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will perform in Europe. The 20-day tour to eight European cities is scheduled from Monday,... 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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President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated a major new addition to the Church-affiliated Polynesian... Read more »
In helping Latter-day Saints young and old to deal with criticisms against the Church and the doubts criticisms might cause, there is no substitute for the guidance of the Holy Ghost, Ed J. Pinegar... Read more »
In the wake of the release Aug. 4 of latest Joseph Smith Papers volume – the one containing the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon – the two volume editors gave insights... Read more »
In his class titled “You’re Not Alone: Come to the House of the Lord,” during BYU Campus Education Week on Aug. 21, Brad Wilcox shared the “Five S’s” of the temple. Read more »
Two parables written by Elder James E. Talmage illustrate how to lead and persuade others to righteousness. Read more »
Elder Keith K. Hilbig, who served around the world for more than a decade as a General Authority, died Saturday, Aug. 22. He was 73. Read more »
The Indianapolis Indiana Temple is the 148th operating temple worldwide and the first in Indiana. The temple will serve approximately 30,000 Latter-day Saints in Indiana and eastern Illinois. Read more »
The Church News has been asked to express gratitude on behalf of President Thomas S. Monson for the many cards, letters and other greetings sent to him on his 88th birthday, which was Aug. 21. Read more »
Brother Stephen Owen, Young Men general president, marks historic events with youth, members in Japan. Read more »
The Indianapolis Indiana Temple, which was dedicated in three session on Aug. 23, will now become part of the rich fabric of Indiana. Read more »
The Church announced Wednesday morning, Aug. 26, that it will continue its affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America. Read more »
'Hope an anchor of the soul' was the theme for this year's annual Campus Education Week held on the Brigham Young University Campus Aug.17-21. Read more »
Church leaders have called for better observance of the Sabbath Day. Fully observing the Sabbath includes members coming to Church prepared to learn. In connection with this initiative the Church... Read more »
Dedicatory prayer for the Indianapolis Indiana Temple Read more »
Church member Erika Soelberg was honored earlier this year as the Idaho Mother of the Year by American Mothers, Inc. Read more »
Shalyn Heath, the Colorado Young Mother of the Year by American Mothers, Inc., has learned to slow down and enjoy the little things with her kids. Read more »
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