The "Latter-day Sentinel," a publication dealing with subject matter relating to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is not sponsored by or endorsed by the church.

Dr. Richard P. Lindsay, the church's managing director of public communications, saidvarious inquiries had been received recently about sponsorship of the publication." . . . Any actions by the publication reflect only its own editorial policies and interests. Voter guides and surveys sponsored by the publication are in no way endorsed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints," Lindsay said in a prepared statement.

The tabloid newspaper has been distributed in California and Arizona and its circulation was recently expanded into Utah.