Thomas S. Monson

Honduras Saints' first temple dedication Sunday

It was only a few years ago that hundreds of thousands of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints living in Central American lands had to cross... Read more »

March 17, 2013


LDS Church offers 'warmest wishes' to Pope Francis

Following the announcement of the new pope, the First Presidency released a statement expressing support. Read more »

March 14, 2013


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 restored gospel. Read more »

March 6, 2013


Remembering Elder LeGrand Richards

Time flies, and there is now a generation or two who never knew some of the great characters and leaders of the church from the second half of the 20th century. Read more »

March 1, 2013

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LDS Church creates 58 missions in response to surge in missionary applications

In response to the extraordinary reaction of young Latter-day Saints to last October’s announcement lowering the age for full-time missionary service for both... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2013


LDS Church announces creation of 58 new missions

This week's issue of the LDS Church News features a list of the 2013 mission president assignments. The list includes 58 new missions, raising the number of missions... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2013


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