Latter-day Saint Life

Church Updates, Adds New Topics to Gospel Topics


The Church has recently updated multiple Gospel Topics and added new ones to its website. 

According to, the Church has more than 250 Gospel Topics in its collection and 11 in-depth Gospel Topic Essays about "Joseph Smith’s Teachings about Priesthood, Temple, and Women"; "Plural Marriage"; "Race and the Priesthood"; and more. 

And some of the topics, including "Media," "Restoration of the Priesthood," "Single Adult Members of the Church," and "Spaulding Manuscript" have been recently updated, according to 

Though some of these updates have been made to reflect current changes in Church policy, some require an updated list of conference talks or rearranging of resources to keep the topics up-to-date.

New topics have also been added and include "Church Councils," "Family Councils," "Ministering," and "Plan of Salvation," and more will be added in the future. 

"We are actively updating existing topics and will add new topics each month,” said Katrina Cannon, Gospel Topics editor, according to

Read more about updates and new Gospel Topics at

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