News Releases

The First Presidency Asks Latter-day Saints Worldwide to Wear Face Masks in Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter on September 22, 2021, to Church leaders around the world.

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

Latter-day Saint Politicians Encourage Responsible Citizenship

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are urged to be active citizens by “exercising their right to vote and engaging in civic affairs” (“Political Participation, Voting, and the Political Neutrality of the Church,” October 6, 2020). In advance of the upcoming federal election on September 20, 2021, Latter-day...

Elder Rasband and Sister Eubank Address the G20 Interfaith Forum in Italy

From Philippines Newsroom The organizers of the G20 Interfaith Forum (held in Italy September 12–14) invited leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to discuss religious freedom and its impact on minority religions.

Lethbridge Latter-day Saints Help Refugees

Members of the Lethbridge Alberta East Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints partnered with Lethbridge Family Services (LFS) to provide food staple boxes for refugee families arriving in Canada. Karen Nemeth, stake communication director, co-ordinated the effort.

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple Open House and Dedication Dates Announced

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the dates for the public open house, dedication and youth devotional for the Winnipeg Manitoba Temple.

Latter-day Saint Woman Constructs Angel Dresses

Debbie Camp of the Terwillegar Park Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Edmonton, Alberta, knows the grief of losing a child. Many years ago, death touched her family when she delivered a stillborn baby. For Camp, this experience fostered a desire to help others experiencing a similar loss.

Finding Strength in Unity

In Anishinaabemowin, “maawandoonan” means “bringing them together.” The power and strength of bringing people together was apparent in Saugeen First Nation when local community organizations, including The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, rallied to help during a state of emergency.

The First Presidency Urges Latter-day Saints to Wear Face Masks When Needed and Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a new letter, the First Presidency urges Latter-day Saints to wear face masks when needed and get vaccinated against COVID-19.

The First Presidency Continues the Saturday Evening Session of General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter today, July 27, 2021, to leaders of the faith around the world.