News Releases

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. 

Because They Serve, We Can Serve: A Concert of Remembrance

The 2020 Concert of Remembrance — involving choirs, soloists, a brass band and community leaders — was held virtually to continue a tradition of honouring and remembering those who serve in the armed forces.

A Special Video Message of Hope and Healing Is Coming From the Prophet November 20

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Russell M. Nelson, prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will share a special video message with the world on November 20, 2020, at 11 a.m. MST.

Committees Thank Members for ‘Overwhelming’ Response to Hymnbook Revision Efforts

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The Hymnbook and Children's Songbook Committees update members on that status of the new music collections and where they are in the process. 

Updated Referral Experience Helps You Connect Friends with the Missionaries

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Updates to the missionary referral system encourage members to coordinate efforts with local missionaries.

Record-Breaking Food Drive Cheers Calgarians

In the face of a global pandemic and during one of the most painfully protracted economic downturns in Alberta’s history, Calgarians opened their hearts and pantries, donating a record-breaking 614,301 pounds of food to the 2020 Calgary Food Bank city-wide food drive.

Religious Leaders in Canada Denounce Bill C-7

Elder Michel J. Carter, Area Seventy with responsibility for national public affairs for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Canada, joins more than 50 religious leaders from across Canada in releasing an open letter opposing Bill C-7, “An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying).” The development...

British Columbia Thanksgiving Food Drive Gives Hope This Season

For more than a decade, the British Columbia Thanksgiving Food Drive (BCTFD) has been collecting food for local food banks across the province. Typically, the drive is co-ordinated in over 50 communities on the same Saturday each September.

President Nelson at October General Conference: Let God Prevail, Embrace the Future, Live ‘a New Normal’ 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) "God does not love one race above another," said President Russell M. Nelson, among other key messages to Latter-day Saints during October 2020 general conference.

October 2020 General Conference Summary

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) A summary of key sermons, news and announcements from the October 2020 general conference.