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Church Calls 8 New Mission Presidents in India, Jamaica, Nigeria & More

by Church News | From the Church Mormon Life

Brazil, Nigeria, Jamaica, and India, are among the places about to receive new mission presidents in July. ...


Elder Bednar Dedicates First Temple in His Wife's Home State

by Church News | Mormon Life

"I know the people of Star Valley are so excited, they are prepared, and they will serve with all their hea...


Church Offers New Mental Health Resources on

by Church News | From the Church Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church has added new resources to the Mental Health page on , including candid video interviews...


Church Leaders Share How New Seminary Program Will Help Youth Tackle Hard Questions

by Church News | From the Church Mormon Life

“This is revelation,” said Elder Kim B. Clark, General Authority and Commissioner of Church Education. “Thi...


Church Calls 35 New Stake Presidents in June

by Church News | From the Church Mormon Life

From the presidencies of three new stakes created in Tennessee, New Zealand, and Nigeria to those in the 32...


Elder Christofferson Speaks at Patriotic Service, Says Religious Freedom Is "Under Fire"

by Church News | Mormon Life

"We live in challenging times. Religious freedom is indeed under fire,” Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the...


LDS Meetinghouse Amazingly Escapes Undamaged After Major Flooding in West Virginia

by Church News | Mormon Life

At least seven homes of LDS members living in West Virginia were destroyed after deadly flooding tore throu...


Church Creates 6 New Stakes, Calls 34 New Stake Presidents in July

by Church News | From the Church Mormon Life

The Church recently announced the creation of six new stakes in July: the Prague Czech Republic Stake,...


One-Armed LDS 15-Year-Old Plays Cello, Clarinet, +5 More Instruments

by Church News

“How do you play the cello?” one might ask 15-year-old Michael Spencer of Provo, Utah. At first glance, it’...


LDS Basketball Star Krešimir Ćosić Honored at New International Basketball Tournament

by Church News | Famous Mormons

Krešimir Ćosić, Brigham Young University basketball great and Olympic champion, was a courageous, uncommon ...