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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 »
Four new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service later this year. Read more »
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir opened the July 3 New York Yankees baseball game with a medley of patriotic show tunes and the National Anthem. The choir is on its two-week Atlantic Coat tour. Read more »
Boyd K. Packer was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Brigham City, Utah, the tenth of Ira W. and Emma Jensen Packer’s 11 children. Read more »
Blessings come when children of all ages honor their mothers and fathers. Read more »
Notices of new and reorganized stakes throughout the world. Read more »
Mormon Tabernacle Choir returns to Carnegie Hall for the first time in 40 years. The first time was in 1964, the same year the Beatles appeared on that famous stage. Read more »
A young family history consultant finds joy in her calling Read more »
American Mothers Inc. named Anneli Osmond the North Dakota State Young Mother of the Year. She has had a love of children throughout her life and now enjoys having four of her own. Read more »
JoAnne Michels of the Burbank 3rd Ward, North Hollywood California Stake, was recently honored as California's State Mother of the Year by American Mothers Inc. Read more »
Notices of members of the Church who have been married 70 years or more. Read more »
Some 2,000 Church members and guests gathered at the Fenea Pacifik Convention Centre in Port Vila on Sunday, June 21, to witness the creation of Vanuatu’s first Latter-day Saint stake. Read more »
Researchers at BYU have shed new light on why people who snack at night don’t get the same “food high” in the evening. Read more »
Thoughts from companions and others that Sister Elizabeth Salgado Laguna met in the mission field. She has been missing since April 16. Read more »
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square have completed the first portion of their Atlantic Coast Tour, performing concerts in Bethesda, Maryland; and in Bethel and Saratoga... Read more »
President Thomas S. Monson has a love for missionary work, mission presidents and their wives and missionaries. Read more »
“Our greatest opportunity and our greatest challenge is to bear witness that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God, and that He gave His life for the sins of each of us,” said... Read more »
During the seminar, held June 24 through June 28 at the Church’s Provo, Utah Missionary Training Center, 126 new mission presidents and their wives participated in large group interactive... Read more »
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf declares that today's missionaries can, in Peter-like fashion, overcome fear and weakness through their faith in Christ. Read more »
Near where the Woodstock Music Festival was staged in 1969, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square performed at the Bethel Music Center. And as it happened at the ‘60s... Read more »
During the summer months, the number of Church activities increases for Scouting, youth conferences, ward parties, summer campouts, carnivals and other events. Read more »
Twenty-five years ago, President Gordon. B. Hinckley called Elder Jeffrey R. Holland into his office and gave him a special assignment: Move to the United Kingdom and preside over what was then the... Read more »
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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 »
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 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 »
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 »
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 »
Young people learn the ins-and-outs of family history research at first-ever BYU conference for youth. 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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