The handbooks were introduced on Nov. 13, 2010. Handbook 1 is used primarily by bishops and stake presidents and has relatively few changes from earlier versions. Handbook 2, which includes the chapters necessary to administer the Church in bishoprics, branch presidencies, quorums and auxiliary organizations, contains the vast majority of revisions. It is posted online at lds.org.
Following are highlights of the direction and counsel offered during the Feb. 12 broadcast: