Church News

September 21, 2023 04:28 PM MDT
Reservations are now available online to tour the newly built Orem Utah Temple during the public open house which starts next month.
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September 15, 2023 11:49 AM MDT
President Dallin H. Oaks announced at the seventh annual Joseph Smith Papers Conference that the Church will publish a new biography about Joseph Smith.
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September 08, 2023 08:49 AM MDT
Families, Stakes, and Young Men groups will all have more opportunities for scheduling use of Church-owned camps.
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August 24, 2023 05:07 PM MDT
Revisions to the honor code standardize expectations for students and are consistent with the principles taught in the Church’s ‘For the Strength of Youth’ guide.
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August 18, 2023 02:00 PM MDT
Primary children, their parents, and teachers are invited to watch the next Friend to Friend broadcast, which will be available beginning Saturday, September 2, at 10 a.m. MDT.
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August 18, 2023 01:58 PM MDT
Serving as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles comes with a lot of responsibility. But what does it look like on a daily basis?
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August 14, 2023 07:30 AM MDT
In a new video from Church News, President Ballard, Elder Holland and Elder Cook reflect on the history and impact of ‘Preach My Gospel’ and how families can use it.
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August 09, 2023 06:00 AM MDT
By asking 'what is my place in God's plan?' young women can know how they are needed and that they are important.
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July 20, 2023 03:42 PM MDT
Patricia Terry Holland, wife of Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2023, after a brief hospitalization. She was 81.
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June 01, 2023 11:54 AM MDT
The Church has updated its “Political Neutrality” topic page on ChurchofJesusChrist.org, expanding the title to “Political Neutrality and Participation.”
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April 30, 2023 07:52 PM MDT
A new letter from the First Presidency announced that the move is part of “an effort to strengthen and simplify home-centered, Church-supported gospel learning.”
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April 24, 2023 01:55 PM MDT
For the first time in nearly a quarter-century, the recently renovated Columbus Ohio Temple opened its doors literally and virtually.
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April 06, 2023 10:38 AM MDT
In an official Church statement, it was announced that Elder Holland will be excused from Church assignments for at least 2 months to allow him to focus on his health.
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March 30, 2023 07:00 AM MDT
Three nations on this list don’t yet have a temple operating, announced, or under construction. Find out where.
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March 15, 2023 02:48 PM MDT
“Recent warnings have predicted the Great Salt Lake could disappear within five years, creating an ecological catastrophe.”
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February 23, 2023 12:00 PM MST
Around 900 people attended in person, and more than 1,000 members watched virtually in Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Nevada, and Arizona.
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February 21, 2023 09:49 AM MST
As they were packaging food donations, NBA star Buddy Hield asked Elder Rasband, “What’s an Apostle?”
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February 13, 2023 03:00 PM MST
Reservations are now available to schedule a tour of the Richmond Virginia Temple during the public open house this spring.
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February 13, 2023 06:00 AM MST
“It means so much after how I’ve trained and for what I’ve been putting effort out to do.”
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February 06, 2023 12:45 PM MST
These updates are meant to help instructors create experiences that will help deepen students’ conversion to the Savior Jesus Christ.
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January 12, 2023 02:36 PM MST
For new missionaries training at the Brazil, England, Mexico, Peru, and Provo MTCs, the schedule for online, at-home training will be adjusted.
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December 21, 2022 04:12 PM MST
Beginning immediately, Sunday School, elders quorum, Relief Society, Aaronic Priesthood quorum and Young Women are to start with opening prayer.
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December 05, 2022 01:40 PM MST
Did you miss Sunday’s Christmas devotional? Here’s a recap of what was shared.
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December 01, 2022 12:19 PM MST
A new official Church notice reads, “Except for stake presidents and bishops, all married members called to YSA positions should be considered for release.”
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