Apr 19, 2019 11:46 am MDTFAQ: What you need to know about the church's Salt Lake Temple renovation announcement Here are some frequently asked questions and answers that will hopefully help those following the renovation of the Salt Lake Temple and Temple Square to better understand how the project will unfold in the coming years.
<p>Trent Toone is a journalist for the Deseret News, where he writes for a variety of feature sections. Toone was raised in Northern Utah and graduated from the University of Utah in 2003. He has worked for several newspapers and received many awards over his journalism career. </p> <p>Toone is the author of "No Excuses, No Regrets," the sports biography of NFL football player Eric Weddle. He served an LDS mission to Santiago, Chile, and spent a year teaching seminary. Like his father before him, he is a proud Eagle Scout.</p>
Apr 7, 2019 3:54 pm MDTPresident Nelson announces 8 temples with a new one in Tooele Valley President Russell M. Nelson concluded the 189th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by announcing eight more temples. He also announced plans for a major restoration of the Salt Lake Temple and Temple Square.
Apr 6, 2019 2:39 pm MDTChurch News: Church announces new Sunday School presidency, 10 new general authorities, including first African-American general authority The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the calling of 10 new General Authority Seventies, including the first African-American, 55 Area Seventies and a new Sunday School Presidency during the Saturday afternoon session of the 189th Annual General Conference.
Mar 23, 2019 8:00 pm MDTNew History Channel series wants you to 'experience the life of Jesus as never before' Six years ago, 100 million people watched a 10-part miniseries on the History Channel called "The Bible." With that success in mind, the History Channel is set to air a new eight-part docudrama on the life of Jesus Christ, titled "Jesus: His Life."
Mar 9, 2019 4:23 pm MSTAffirmation now able to offer greater personal support to LGBTQ Latter-day Saints in the US and Canada An international support group focused on helping Latter-day Saints who have same-gender attraction recently announced organizational changes designed to offer greater support to LGBTQ Latter-day Saints.