Neil L. Andersen Neil L. Andersen en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:25:48 MST Newspapers 184th Semiannual General Conference talk summaries (+photos) Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions, including the Sept. 27 General Women's Meeting, will be posted... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:00:00 MDT Photos: LDS general conference Saturday afternoon Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, as well as in... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 17:45:00 MDT Elder Neil L. Andersen: 'Joseph Smith' “Each believer needs a spiritual confirmation of the divine mission and character of the Prophet Joseph Smith,”... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:50:00 MDT Two apostles visit Northern South America, where LDS Church continues to grow, mature A pair of apostles report that the nations of northern South America remain a power in the Church. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:33:38 MDT Researching Family History: It's a day of a flood of family history records, documents Family history research has changed over the years since I was a little boy. There is a flood of digitized records and... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:17:30 MDT Picturing history: Robert Scott Lorimer Robert Scott Lorimer’s leadership brought about the acquisition of a number of sacred sites associated with the... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:00:00 MDT LDS Church releases website to help youths respond to Elder Andersen's temple challenge In an effort to help LDS youth around the world reach a challenge issued by an apostle, the Church recently released a number... Sat, 05 Jul 2014 00:10:00 MDT President Uchtdorf: A visit 'home' President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency and his wife, Sister Harriet Uchtforf, visited Western Europe, noting... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:08:50 MDT LDS leaders counsel new mission presidents, wives Drawing from the scriptures, teachings from past prophets, letters from missionaries and his experiences as president of the... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:46:11 MDT Mission presidents' seminar: Calls are from the Lord “No matter what call comes to us, from Sunday School teacher to Relief Society president, our faith is that he who is... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:22:01 MDT Work progresses on Paris France Temple Elder Neil L. Andersen and Bishop Gérald Caussé visit France, view progress on the construction of the Paris France... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:45:46 MDT Researching Family History: President Monson's message of 'Hastening the Work' and its impact on genealogy, temple work The prophet's message of "Hastening the Work" has affected missionary, genealogy and temple work. As workers on the other... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 05:00:00 MDT Travels of the Apostles: Brazil - Part of the heart of the LDS Church Elder Russell M. Nelson and Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles recently visited Brazil. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 11:05:00 MDT Drizzle, chill fail to dampen first-time conference attendees' spirits First-time participants at the 184th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints remained... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:14:02 MDT Elder Neil L. Andersen: 'Spiritual whirlwinds' Elder Neil L. Andersen cautions of "spiritual whirlwinds" Sat, 05 Apr 2014 11:35:00 MDT No new LDS temples for now, but President Monson says more to come The LDS Church will focus on finishing 28 temples now under construction or previously announced, President Thomas S. Monson... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 10:30:00 MDT Youth 'hastening the work' through family history work More than 3,350 youth from all over eastern Idaho and parts of Wyoming gathered on the Brigham Young University-Idaho campus... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:45:00 MDT Legacy of faith continues in Pacific Area, visit from Elder Nelson and Elder Andersen Two apostles share counsel and direction with tens of thousands of Latter-day Saints living in the islands of the Pacific. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:30:00 MDT LDS Boston blogs used as a missionary tool The phrase, "It's not missionary work, it's missionary fun!" was quoted by an LDS general authority, Elder Neil L. Andersen,... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 09:00:00 MST Mormon Helping Hands provide relief after Filipino earthquake Mormon Helping Hands volunteers have participated in assembling 10,000 food kits and 8,200 hygiene kits to help victims of... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 19:23:57 MDT Funny, tender moments from LDS general conference (+video) Several funny and tender moments occurred during the recent general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 08:45:00 MDT Elder Neil L. Andersen: 'Power in the Priesthood' Elder Neil L. Andersen speaks about the "power in the priesthood" during the Sunday afternoon session of general conference... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 14:55:00 MDT Why LDS Church's President Monson and Mormon apostles are now on Facebook, Google+ The social media pages will be maintained on behalf of church leaders and will act as an official social media presence for... Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:04:23 MDT Ann Romney, Twitter founder, others share online tributes to mothers (+videos) As Mother's Day rapidly approaches, readers can find a host of tributes and thoughts about the sanctity and importance of... Sun, 12 May 2013 23:51:15 MDT Duce's Wild: Fighting personal apostasy in order teach the Restoration Sunday School is the place for teens to strengthen their personal convictions about the gospel and prepare them to teach the... Thu, 18 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Laughs, witty remarks from LDS general conference (+tweets and video) This past weekend, many came away from LDS general conference with long to-do lists and notes of counsel, along with... Tue, 09 Apr 2013 13:50:00 MDT President Monson urges LDS to find answers through obedience President Thomas S. Monson told his listeners during the Sunday morning session of the LDS Church's 183rd Annual General... Sun, 07 Apr 2013 14:00:00 MDT Elder Neil L. Andersen: 'It's a Miracle' Following His Resurrection, the Savior charged His apostles to go "into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature." Sun, 07 Apr 2013 10:50:00 MDT Mormon Channel videos discuss when and why to have children (+video) The timing for starting a family is different for everybody. In Mormon Channel's new videos, couples are encouraged to... Tue, 02 Apr 2013 14:45:00 MDT Compilation of BYU Women's Conference talks teaches how to be 'Armed with Righteousness' A recently released compilation of talks from the 2012 Brigham Young University Women's Conference offers LDS women around... Sun, 31 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT Elder Andersen marks 30-year-anniversary of LDS Church in Haiti It was three decades ago that President Thomas S. Monson visited Haiti and dedicated the land for the preaching of the... Wed, 06 Mar 2013 09:00:00 MST LDS Church announces new scripture edition Studying and understanding LDS scriptures will be a little easier now that church officials have completed an eight-year... Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:35:00 MST Elder Neil L. Andersen: Learn lessons from the butterfly Individuals can learn spiritual lessons from a monarch butterfly, Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles... Sun, 06 Jan 2013 23:44:54 MST Elder Oaks advocates for children during Saturday afternoon session Elders L. Tom Perry, M. Russell Ballard and Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve all spoke at the Saturday afternoon... Sat, 06 Oct 2012 16:32:53 MDT New, remodeled LDS temples bring total to 139 The past year has seen the LDS Church dedicate four new temples, rededicate another and break ground to launch the... Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:00:00 MDT Women's conference goal to lift spirits The annual Women's Conference at Brigham Young University began Thursday. This year's conference theme is "And they were... Fri, 27 Apr 2012 07:15:52 MDT BYU's Women's Conference April 26-27 Elder Neil L. Andersen, of the Quorum of the Twelve, and his wife, Sister Kathy Andersen, will speak Friday, April 27, at... Thu, 12 Apr 2012 05:00:00 MDT April LDS general conference concludes with prophetic blessing from President Thomas S. Monson The 182nd Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints closed Sunday afternoon with a... Sun, 01 Apr 2012 17:38:27 MDT President Uchtdorf dedicates second LDS temple in Guatemala For a Utah resident such as President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of the LDS Church, there's... Sun, 11 Dec 2011 16:30:04 MST Today in the Bloggernacle: Virtually follow the apostles around the world Members of the Quorum of the Twelve teach and testify around the world including in Mexico, Bolivia, Madagascar and Europe.... Fri, 25 Nov 2011 11:05:27 MST Reader voices: Come join the ranks of LDS senior missionaries As I begin my mission to Micronesia and Guam, I experience the spirit of the Missionary Training Center while learning about... Tue, 11 Oct 2011 05:00:00 MDT Elder Neil L. Andersen urges students to be honest in all things PROVO — Honesty, integrity and truth are essential principles that significantly shape an individual's destiny, Elder... Tue, 13 Sep 2011 22:51:42 MDT Emily W. Jensen: Today in the Bloggernacle: Mission over sports contract and a video testimony A rugby star forgoes $1.6 million to go on a mission. Plus a beautiful new video testimony "I Am a Child of God." And... Mon, 16 May 2011 10:00:00 MDT Quiz: What do you remember from last October's conference? What do you remember from last Octobers LDS general conference? Mon, 28 Mar 2011 06:30:00 MDT Quiz: What do you remember from last October's conference? Mon, 28 Mar 2011 06:30:00 MDT Of One Heart: A cool name, coincidences and gratitude Because of my affection for BYU-Hawaii, I was drawn to a paragraph in a recent issue of LDS Church News about Elder... Wed, 23 Mar 2011 06:30:00 MDT A cool name, coincidences and gratitude Because of my affection for BYU-Hawaii, I was drawn to a paragraph in a recent issue of LDS Church News about Elder... Wed, 23 Mar 2011 06:30:00 MDT Daily Gems: Give family study the highest priority Today's Daily Gem comes from Elder Neil L. Andersen. Thu, 09 Dec 2010 09:00:00 MST Daily Gems: Family prayer is indispensible Today's Daily Gem comes from Elder Neil L. Andersen. Mon, 22 Nov 2010 09:00:00 MST