News Releases

Couples Married Civilly Now Authorized for Immediate Temple Marriage

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday that a civil marriage between a man and a woman will no longer necessitate waiting a year for that couple to be to married (or sealed) in a temple. The new policy change means Latter-day Saint couples can look forward to a temple marriage...

Church launches “Finding More Through Christ” Campaign in Asia

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Asia launched an Easter Campaign Monday, April 15, with the theme “Finding More…through Christ.” The aim is to invite all to come unto Christ and “find more” through Him—more joy, peace, success or any other pursuit in life.

Rome Italy Temple Is Dedicated 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

The World Is Invited to President Nelson’s 95th Birthday Celebration

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)If you asked those closest to him to choose one word to describe President Russell M. Nelson, you might be surprised at the variety of responses. Father. Patriarch. Scientist. Researcher. Servant. Friend. Songwriter. Physician. Prophet. Musician. Surgeon. Husband. Disciple. These words and many more describe a man who has found...

Changes to Emphasize the Correct Name of the Church of Jesus Christ

Church Leaders Distribute Donations to Global Humanitarian Partners

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)"Being able to help someone else makes people happy,” said Sister Joy D. Jones, Primary general president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who traveled to New York City to deliver checks to several of the Church's global humanitarian partners.

Elder Uchtdorf Asks Young Adults to Listen for the Music of the Spirit

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)"We are here to learn how to hear the music of the Spirit," said Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles during a Brigham Young University devotional in Provo, Utah, Tuesday, January 15, 2019.

Asia Temple Will Close for Renovation

Elder and Sister Renlund Discuss Faith and Doubt in Worldwide Broadcast

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Ruth, spoke to young adults during a live Church Educational System (CES) worldwide broadcast originating on the Brigham Young University–Hawaii campus, Sunday, January 13, 2019.

Church Leaders Break Ground for Temple in Bangkok

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints broke ground for its first temple in Thailand Saturday, January 26, 2019. Elder Robert C. Gay of the Presidency of the Seventy presided and, along with Church and local community leaders, participated in the ceremony with 700 members of the Church. Many others joined via broadcast...