News Releases

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

Latter-day Saints in Hong Kong Continue Community Service Despite COVID-19

Since May 20, 2020, young single adults (YSA) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from the Kowloon West Stake in Hong Kong have been going to the Pok Oi Hospital’s family development center in Tsing Yi (hereafter called the Cheung Ching Center) twice a week to help with the renovation of the center.

Reassigned Missionaries Travel to New Missions

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Thousands of reassigned missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are heading out to new assignments in their home countries following disruptions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

October 2020 General Conference Will Be Virtual Only

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has shared the following letter about the October 2020 general conference with Church members everywhere.

President Nelson Shares Social Post about Racism and Calls for Respect for Human Dignity 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson and Sister Wendy W. Nelson Share a Message about the Sacrament

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) On President Russell M. Nelson’s social media accounts, President Nelson and Sister Wendy W. Nelson share their feelings of reverence and gratitude for the holy sacrament. They describe their personal experience in partaking of the sacrament in their home during the COVID-19 pandemic and give advice to those who desire to partake...

Young Women Organization Celebrates 150 Years in 2020

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

First Presidency Provides Guidelines for Safely Returning to Church Meetings and Activities

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have authorized a phased return to some of the faith’s weekly worship services and activities.

Church reopens more temples, with Taipei Temple on the list

As pandemic restrictions ease, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced to reopen the Taiwan Taipei Temple, beginning on May 18.

Church Leaders Celebrate ‘Our Heavenly Parents’ Adult Daughters’ on Mother’s Day 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson, Elder D. Todd Christofferson, Elder Ronald A. Rasband, Sister Bonnie H. Cordon and Sister Michelle D. Craig share messages of gratitude, honor and love for all women in commemoration of Mother’s Day on their social media accounts. The leaders highlight the many unique gifts, talents and power that...