LDS General Conference
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First-time participants at the 184th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints remained enthusiastic about the experience, despite chill and a cold drizzle... Read more »
Priesthood keys and authority direct and pertain to women as well as men, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quroum fo the Twelve Apostles said in his priesthood session address. Read more »
President Thomas S. Monson admonished his listeners at the priesthood session of general conference to “be strong and of good courage.” Read more »
Remembering his boyhood efforts to copy the baseball swing of his hero Joe DiMaggio, President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, observed, “When we choose heroes, we... Read more »
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf referred to the character Rip Van Winkle, who slept for 20 years and awoke to find he had missed the American Revolution, and then asked, "Are you sleeping through the... Read more »
Brother Randall Ridd addressed young men in the priesthood session of general conference as “the choice generation,” saying he did so “because never before in history have... Read more »
The purpose of general conference is fulfilled only if listeners are willing to act and to change, Elder Donald L. Hallstrom of the Presidency of the Seventy said in his priesthood session sermon... Read more »
In the Saturday afternoon session of general conference, Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve said that hastening family history and temple work is essential for the salvation and... Read more »
In his Saturday afternoon address, Elder W. Craig Zwick of the Seventy read Ephesians 4:29 where Paul warns, “Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but [only] that which is... Read more »
Elder Claudio D. Zivic of the Seventy “How often do we make a mistake about the right way, letting ourselves be led along by the trends of the world?” Read more »
" of all the lessons we learn from the life of the Savior, none is more clear and powerful than the lesson of obedience," said Elder Robert D. Hales of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles during... Read more »
“We best serve our Father in Heaven by righteously influencing and serving others,” Elder Richard G. Scott of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said during the Saturday afternoon... Read more »
The LDS Church grew to 15,082,028 members in 2013, according to a statistical report released Saturday during the faith's general conference. Numerous leadership changes also were announced during... Read more »
Elder Russell M. Nelson counsels of the importance of relying upon and demonstrating faith in Christ. Read more »
President Henry B. Eyring encourages Church members to leave their families a "priceless heritage of hope." Read more »
Elder Neil L. Andersen cautions of "spiritual whirlwinds" Read more »
Sister Linda S. Reeves, second counselor in Relief Society general presidency, spoke about the dangers of pornography. Read more »
"Jesus Christ, the Son of God, was born and died in unique circumstances," said Elder Carlos H. Amado durig the Saturday morning session of general conference. "He performed innumerable miracles... Read more »
Elder Ronald A. Rasband said that sustaining Church leaders is not just a formality; it is a privilege, which comes “coupled with a personal responsibility to share their burden, and to be... Read more »
A life of discipleship may be difficult, but it is worth it, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles taught during his conference address on Saturday morning. Read more »
The LDS Church will focus on finishing 28 temples now under construction or previously announced, President Thomas S. Monson said Saturday. While he didn't announce any new temples, he said the... Read more »
President Thomas S. Monson opened the 184th Annual General Conference, which convened in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on Saturday morning, April 5, 2014. Read more »
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Summaries of the talks given during the conference sessions will be posted to DeseretNews.com throughout the weekend. Read more »
During a historic worldwide gathering, President Henry B. Eyring spoke to Latter-day Saint women, young women and girls about the path they must take on their journey back to their Heavenly Father. Read more »
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