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President Nelson on the difficult decision to close temples: ‘What would I say to the Prophet Joseph Smith?’

by Lindsey Williams | July 27, 2020 | From the Church

On March 25, 2020, the First Presidency announced that all temples would close at the end of the day. Now, ...


2 additional temples to enter Phase 1 of reopening; no additional temples to enter Phase 2

by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | July 27, 2020 | From the Church

Editor's note: This press release was originally published on May 7, 2020. A complete list of temples in th...


Why I consider my virtual MTC experience a blessing

by Elder Brayden Christensen, contributor | July 20, 2020 | Makes You Think

In February, the vision of my next two years was perfectly laid out. I would serve in the Chile Rancagua Mi...


Utah Latter-day Saints asked to wear face coverings in public

by The Utah Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | July 10, 2020 | From the Church

The Utah Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent  this letter  on...


Making the Sabbath a delight, even during a pandemic: Counsel from Elder Soares

by Lindsey Williams | July 8, 2020 | From the Church

Elder Ulisses Soares has experienced atypical Sabbath days as he has waited in the airport while on Church ...


4 things I’ve learned about spiritual survival in the last 4 months

by Lindsey Williams | July 2, 2020 | Makes You Think

If you’re like me, you have probably had someone tell you recently—or perhaps you have said it yourself—tha...


How the Church’s humanitarian response to the pandemic kept food banks open

by Lindsey Williams | July 1, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic may have been unexpected, but when one looks at the humanitarian response by The Chur...


Elder Stevenson shares a Book of Mormon phrase for times of affliction and disappointment

by Lindsey Williams | June 25, 2020 | Makes You Think

The year was 2011. Elder Gary E. Stevenson was serving as president of the Asia North Area of the Church wh...


What BYU and other CES institutions plan to do for the fall semester

by LDS Living Staff | June 23, 2020

As the fall semester approaches, several of the institutions in the Church Educational System (CES) are mak...


How BYU alums, professors are making pandemic healthcare more convenient and affordable

by Danielle Christensen | June 22, 2020

New needs have arisen in the medical field for healthcare practitioners and patients since the COVID-19 pan...