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2014-09-15

Spouses and other family members carry heavy burdens when a loved one is involved with pornography. To help ease those burdens,...

2014-09-08

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined four other faiths to file a "friend-of-the-court" brief on Thursday, 4 S...

2014-09-04

The Foundations of Faith exhibit includes 26 books, a portion of the original manuscript of the Book of Mormon and other histor...

2014-09-01

Engineering News-Record (ENR) announced that the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sai...

2014-08-26

Officials from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined with community leaders in Meridian, Idaho, on Saturday, 2...

2014-08-20

Elder Bednar also announces first feature-length church film, 'Meet the Mormons'...

2014-08-19

This "Getting It Right" includes a three-part series from a journalist in Washington state about the everyday lives of Mormon m...

2014-08-18

Youth in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are like many other young people around the world. They go to movies, ...

2014-08-14

Sharon Eubank, the director of Humanitarian Services and LDS Charities, received a standing ovation on 8 August during a speech...

2014-08-11

The First Presidency has announced open house and dedication dates for the Phoenix Arizona Temple. The public is invited to vis...

2014-08-08

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization of the United States, will feature Temple Square and other attractions in Sal...

2014-08-07

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members were honored last month in La Paz, Bolivia, for many years of h...

2014-08-06

Includes updates from Brazil, Australia, Paraguay, Kenya, Singapore and Honduras. ...

2014-08-05

This is one of those videos that makes you want to stop what you’re doing and figure out what you should be doing instead....

2014-08-04

Due to the outbreak of illness related to the Ebola virus, as a precautionary measure, all missionaries serving in the African ...

2014-07-30

The Ogden Utah Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will open for free public tours beginning Friday, 1 Au...

2014-07-29

This “Getting It Right” includes a Deseret News article that gives context to a recent Pew Research Center study, as well a...

2014-07-25

The Church History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pleased to announce an exciting collaborati...

2014-07-24

Many of the teens from the Bountiful Stake wanted to give the special needs Mutual representing 26 stakes in Davis County in no...

2014-07-22

The "excited, honored and terrified" Frozen star joins the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for "A Summer Celebration of Song" featuring...

2014-07-21

The Meridian Idaho Temple will be the Church’s fifth temple in Idaho (the other four are in Boise, Twin Falls, Idaho Falls an...

2014-07-17

This “Getting It Right” includes a Salt Lake Tribune article about the Church’s commitment to downtown Salt Lake City, as...

2014-07-15

Peru, a land widely recognized for its architectural achievements and rich cultural traditions, is creating a new chapter in it...

2014-07-14

Utah has the lowest number of alcohol-related traffic deaths per capita of all 50 states and ranks at or near the bottom of sev...

2014-07-09

FamilySearch International today announced a worldwide crowdsourcing challenge aimed at establishing a new record for the most ...

2014-07-04

The First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles are expanding the use of mobile devices following a successful pilot...

2014-07-02

A new video produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints tells the story of how the first full-time proselytizin...

2014-06-30

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints published the following message from the Council of the First Presidency and Qu...

2014-06-30

The Mormon Battalion Historic Site in San Diego is being honored with the California Historian of the Year Commercial Award. ...

2014-06-25

Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president, posted a video on her Facebook page urging members to follow the example of ...

2014-06-25

Sister Rosemary M. Wixom and Sister Linda S. Reeves, recently traveled to Europe to meet with members and leaders as well as me...

2014-06-24

Participate in a live, interactive discussion with former American Idol contestant and returned missionary David Archuleta, ton...

2014-06-19

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Relief Society general president, Linda K. Burton, and Young Women general p...

2014-06-18

MormonNewsroom.org pulls stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Je...

2014-06-16

At the request of Brazil's Ministry of Sports, around 1,000 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Brazi...

2014-06-11

The Church History Library will host the Men and Women of Faith lecture: “The Lord Has Opened Our Way”: George Q. Cannon an...

2014-06-05

South Pacific Mormons, proud of their Polynesian heritage as well as their membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-d...

2014-06-04

Church program provides materials, tools and training in typhoon recovery....

2014-06-03

Hear what Latter-Day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live. ...

2014-06-02

The Vietnamese government has officially recognized what is known as the Interim Representative Committee of The Church of Jesu...

2014-05-28

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are providing ongoing cleanup efforts following a devastating wildfi...

2014-05-27

Elder Oaks explains religion’s vital role in civil society, how its free exercise can be preserved and the need to live toget...

2014-05-27

What does it mean to take something for granted? Every day we walk on ground we seldom notice. It’s just there, underneath us...

2014-05-26

FamilySearch adds new military records to assist in genealogy work. ...

2014-05-22

Now it takes only minutes for valuable family photographs or documents to be scanned, transmitted and published....

2014-05-20

Elder D. Todd Christofferson joined several prominent religious leaders to pay tribute to Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, who receiv...

2014-05-19

Thousands of Mormon Helping Hands volunteers gathered across the Philippines to participate in the National Day of Service, an ...

2014-05-14

In cultures throughout the ancient world, salt was a symbol of friendship, compassion and generosity. The people of Israel reve...

2014-05-14

The world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir released The Missionary Collection on May 13, featuring four best-selling albums in ...

2014-05-12

The Bells on Temple Square will present “Ring for Joy,” its annual spring concert, on Friday, 13 June 2014, at 7:30 p.m. ...

2014-05-05

May Men and Women of Faith lecture presents Eliza Maria Partridge Lyman: “There Is Sure to Come a Ray of Light."...

2014-04-30

The Church has provided new details on its plans to expand the missionary training center in Provo, Utah. ...

2014-04-07

The First Presidency announced a new member of the Presidency of the Seventy, four new General Authorities, a new Sunday School...

2014-04-07

The First Presidency has issued the following statistical report of the Church as of 31 December 2013....

2014-04-04

While more than 100,000 individuals will be in the live audience in the Conference Center, millions will view or listen to the ...

2014-04-03

Spectators in the thousands were on hand to watch, take pictures and experience a temple moment as the angel Moroni was hoisted...

2014-03-31

“Congregations erect a sacred canopy of meaning over the great chapters of family life: birth, childrearing, and marriage.”...

2014-03-31

Hundreds of thousands of women, young women and girls 8 years old and above gathered around the world on Saturday, 29 March 201...

2014-03-28

The Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple will open for free public tours beginning Saturday, 29 March, and extending through 19 April...

2014-03-24

In a historic, global event, guests and cast members at Disney parks around the world will unite in song on 10 April 2014 to ce...

2014-03-19

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a statement on the status of missionaries in Venezuela....

2014-03-17

Online programming seeks to bring people to Christ....

2014-03-11

President Uchtdorf addresses symposium on the importance of history....

2014-03-10

Why do people belong to religions? Some inherit a religion at birth while others may convert to one. But at one point or anothe...

2014-03-05

New York Times: Missions Signal a Growing Role for Mormon Women...

2014-03-04

Representatives of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints addressed the role of the Church’s global humanitarian out...

2014-03-03

One of the most common images in Western and Eastern religions alike is of God as a parent and of human beings as God’s child...

2014-02-27

In a speech at BYU-Idaho Tuesday, Elder Dallin H. Oaks suggested three things that Mormons and “all believers everywhere” c...

2014-02-24

Three months after a devastating typhoon struck the Philippines, relief efforts by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sai...

2014-02-24

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) has issued a letter to be read in all Utah co...

2014-02-19

This collection of stories from country newsrooms from around the world includes updates from Brazil, South Africa and Guatemal...

2014-02-17

International board members a first for global Church....

2014-02-12

This essay on individual faith is the first in a five-part series about the value of religion....

2014-02-10

Genealogy experts are experiencing a race against time in Sub-Saharan Africa. There is an urgency to collect oral interviews of...

2014-02-10

First Time Leadership Expands Overseas to Meet Needs of Global Church...

2014-02-06

FamilySearch.org teams with major genealogy companies to index billions of records ...

2014-02-06

The Gilbert Arizona Temple open house is now in its third week. To date, tens of thousands of people from many faiths and walks...

2014-02-05

Although the primary purpose of the Book of Mormon is more spiritual than historical, some people have wondered whether the mig...

2014-02-04

This edition of Getting it Right features a rabbi's tour of the Gilbert Temple, misconceptions about the way Mormons value the ...

2014-01-23

The Church's concern is not to promote the health code we embrace as Church members, but to support legislation that advances t...

2014-01-23

Evangelist and author Dr. Ravi Zacharias addressed the topics of faith, family and freedom in a gathering at the Tabernacle on ...

2014-01-22

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer toured the new Gilbert Arizona Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with legis...

2014-01-20

Mormonnewsroom.org pulls stories from the international Newsroom websites to show what leaders and members of The Church of Jes...

2014-01-17

The Gilbert Arizona Temple will open for free public tours on Saturday, 18 January through Saturday, 15 February 2014. Click he...

2014-01-14

The First Presidency has announced open house and dedication dates for the Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple of The Church of Jesu...

2014-01-13

Following recent court actions bearing on same-sex marriage, the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles today s...

2014-01-09

Richard E. Turley Jr., assistant historian and recorder for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has received natio...

2014-01-06

After months, years and sometimes decades of wandering, running, and confinement in refugee camps, some very fortunate asylum s...

2014-01-02

An in-depth photo essay of this year in the life of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. ...

2013-12-30

More than 100 missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints participated in a Christmas service project to he...

2013-12-20

A new video report from Religion and Ethics Newsweekly examines the growth of the ranks of Mormon missionaries....

2013-12-19

The Bible and the Book of Mormon teach that the marriage of one man to one woman is God’s standard, except at specific period...

2013-12-17

This weekend's Annual Christmas Concert was a smashing success, Deborah Voigt and John Rhys-Davies comment on the experience. ...

2013-12-12

Temple Square sparkles in this photo essay of his holiday beauty....

2013-12-10

A sort of Christmas Card from our beloved First Presidency. ...

2013-12-09

In theology and practice, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints embraces the universal human family. Latter-day Saint...

2013-11-26

Two videos chronicle to road to recovery for areas ravaged by Typhoon Haiyan. ...

2013-11-20

Typhoon survivors continue their missions in the Phillipines....

2013-11-19

The artwork and artifacts in A Good Turn Christmas portray the birth of Jesus Christ, including several unique crèche (nativit...

2013-11-14

Tired but cheerful, 71 missionaries from the Tacloban mission arrived in Manila 8:00 on the evening of November 12....

2013-11-11

Typhoon Haiyan, the storm that slammed into the central islands of the Phillipines, may be the deadliest storm of its kind. Rea...

2013-11-08

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and BYU Broadcasting win regional Emmy for 'special event coverage' honoring their 'Joy of Song.'...

2013-11-06

Beginning in 2014, a semiannual general women’s meeting will replace the general Relief Society and general Young Women meeti...

2013-11-04

Faith, family, and religious freedom are the subject of an address given by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland in the Fall 2013 Clark Mem...

2013-11-01

The great outdoors came inside the 21,000-seat Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, as the LDS Church and the BSA celebra...

2013-10-28

At an awards dinner on October 24, the CCS honored the Presiding Bishopric for their humanitarian efforts....

2013-10-22

The Church has constructed the largest temple in 17 years and dates for the open house have been announced. ...

2013-10-21

A comprehensive overview of religious freedom and what you can do to preserve it. ...

2013-10-14

The semi-annual report of news events from around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints...

2013-10-11

World renowned soprano Deborah Voigt and acclaimed British actor John Rhys-Davies announced as guests for Christmas concert. ...

2013-10-11

On Faith; Washington Post blog publishes an article exploring what's driving new missionary numbers....

2013-10-08

President Monson, President Eyring, Sister Oscarson and Elders Oaks, Maynes, and Scott address the Church in the Sunday morning...

2013-10-08

President Monson, Brother McConkie, and Elders Cook, Andersen, Nelson, Hamilton, Ochoa, and Vinson address Church members in th...

2013-10-07

President Monson, President Uchtdorf, Sister Stephens and Elders Hales, Bednar, Soares and Dube spoke at the Saturday morning s...

2013-10-07

Talk excerpts from Elders Packer, Christofferson, Nielsen, Valenzuela, Dyches, Holland and Ballard....

2013-10-07

This October Conference marks 50 years since President Thomas S. Monson was called to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. ...

2013-10-07

President Monson, President Uchtdorf Remark on Church Growth...

2013-10-07

Number of Female Missionaries Doubles; Process of Receiving a Mission Call Explained...

2013-10-02

Church President and Relief Society Leaders discuss covenants at annual meeting....

2013-09-30

Apostle Dallin H. Oaks said this week that Joseph Smith’s most lasting contribution to the world is the insight he received i...

2013-09-25

See what each president of the Church has left as a legacy of faith....

2013-09-25

More than 100,000 Church members, friends and invited guests are expected to attend the 183rd Semiannual General Conference of ...

2013-09-19

The MTC experience of rigorous gospel, language and life training is designed to help the young men and women entering the miss...

2013-09-17

The Church History Museum announces the exhibition, ‘No Greater Love,’ which will include works showing Christ’s love in ...

2013-09-17

You can have Haydn and Rachmaninoff in one evening....

2013-09-16

All in a glance--facts that demonstrate we are a Christ-centered faith....

2013-09-12

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints published new resources today to help people of conscience everywhere understan...

2013-09-09

This weekend, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints welcomed singer-songwriter James ...

2013-09-06

The death of a missionary is felt by every Church member in a deep and personal way, Elder David F. Evans, Executive Director o...

2013-08-29

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has created a series of videos to provide an introduction to the Church, its me...

2013-08-26

Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Church’s Presidency of the Seventy presided over the Saturday, 24 August, groundbreaking. ...

2013-08-22

When the age change was announced, the LDS Church had 58,500 serving. Now we've hit 75,000!...

2013-08-21

The doctors are on call, and not only today, but also 24/7 since their retirement from full-time medical practice. ...

2013-08-19

Saturday, President Monson broke ground for the Church’s Hartford Connecticut Temple. ...

2013-08-16

Deseret Industries celebrated 75 years of operation with the opening of its newest store Thursday in Sandy, Utah....

2013-08-09

Elders and Sisters leaving this week from the Mexico MTC in Mexico City are among the first group of native English-speaking mi...

2013-08-05

A new LDS pageant in the UK is the first Church-sponsored pageant outside of the US. ...

2013-07-29

How relevant is religion? It’s a question each new generation asks itself. As times change, new circumstances present new cha...

2013-07-09

The Church is meticulous in its restoration of historic sites....

2013-07-08

Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints created th...

2013-07-04

A new MTC in Mexico City will accommodate 1,000 missionaries for training--10 times what the old MTC there could handle. ...

2013-06-24

Hastening the work is an invitation to all members....

2013-06-17

Temple Square blossoms in this photo essay that takes you there....

2013-06-07

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will make a special stop on its Upper Midwest Tour on 19 June to honor the Mormon pioneer loggers w...

2013-05-31

Put these concerts on your calendar. They are free, but you'll need to request your tickets early....

2013-04-15

A 5 minute video sharing a day in the life of 4 full-time missionaries serving in London....

2013-04-02

More than 100,000 Church members, friends and invited guests are expected to attend the 183rd Annual General Conference of the ...

2013-03-28

To better accommodate the recent increase in new missionaries, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is expanding its...

2013-03-27

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2013-03-06

Digital technologies can be a double-edged sword: they have made our lives more convenient and more confusing. ...

2013-02-08

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement Wednesday regarding the decision by the Boy Scou...

2013-02-06

It has been two years since Mormon.org 4.0 launched. Today, over 120,000 Mormons have created profiles, with another 100,000 in...

2013-02-04

For Mormon youth, religion is not a Sunday-only affair, but part of who they are. So when Church leaders revamped Sunday School...

2013-01-09

In order to accommodate the thousands of new rising missionaries several interesting changes have occurred at universities, the...

2012-12-21

In a country where Christmas light displays are not the tradition, the large lights display at the Sydney Temple is drawing in ...

2012-12-19

Three people are reported dead and thousands are homeless after Cyclone Evan battered Samoa and American Samoa Thursday. Evan ...

2012-12-17

It was a night never to be forgotten as the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Orchestra at Temple Square put on a concert that se...

2012-12-14

The Tegucigalpa Honduras Temple is the Church's first in Honduras and 141st worldwide....

2012-12-04

The spirit of Christmas creates in our hearts a desire to give joy to others and to serve them. The celebration of Christmas he...

2012-12-03

Less than a month after its launch, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s official YouTube channel has already garnered more than a q...

2012-11-29

The Church is sharing messages celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ in New York City and through web-based materials. The ads ...

2012-11-16

The earliest known baptistry of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Utah County, was discovered recently on the ...

2012-11-14

A Church member in the New York area made a video to document the relief efforts and to encourage more volunteers to help. In t...

2012-11-09

Church members in areas hit by the storm have worked to help neighbors with immediate needs, including clearing trees and debri...

2012-11-08

The First Presidency says, "Now is the time for all Americans to come together."...

2012-10-31

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2012-10-29

Audiences will thrill to the visually fascinating Bells on Temple Square during its annual winter concert on Friday, 16 Novembe...

2012-10-08

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2012-10-08

The following General Authorities were released during the 182nd Semiannual General Conference....

2012-06-27

In the midst of sacred early history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) the faith has opened its newe...

2012-04-02

A new member of the presidency of the Seventy, three new General Authorities, a new Presiding Bishopric, a new Relief Society g...

2012-04-02

The annual statistical report of the Church and former general Church officers who passed away in 2011. ...

2012-04-02

This graphic displays what words were most commonly used in the October 2011 conference, as well as the methods used by viewers...

2012-03-13

The Mormon Newsroom has issued part 5 in a series of articles on religious freedom. ...

2012-03-09

Earthquakes, a tsunami and massive flooding have combined to make 2011 the costliest year for natural disasters on record accor...

2012-03-08

The Church is assisting affected communities by providing hygiene kits, generators, cleaning kits and other basic supplies....

2012-03-06

Elder Cook encouraged both Church members and those not of the faith to participate in the political process wherever they live...

2012-03-05

We are starting a regular Mormon Newsroom feature. "Mormonism in the News: Getting It Right" will present several recent news a...

2012-03-05

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a letter on 29 February reiterating policies con...

2012-03-02

The gospel of Jesus Christ is for everyone. The Book of Mormon states, “black and white, bond and free, male and female; … ...

2012-02-29

Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Unitarian were some of the faiths participating in music and spoken word a...

2012-02-23

Naomi Schaefer Riley, writing in the Wall Street Journal, calls the new edifice “a symbol of strength and self-sufficiency....

2012-02-22

In response to questions about violations of the Church's proxy baptism policy, the Church issued the following statement. ...

2012-02-21

Religious freedom is both a lesson of Mormons’ history and a principle of their faith....

2012-02-17

Remarks by Michael Otterson, Public Affairs Department Managing Director, LDS Church to Fraud College...

2012-02-16

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued the following statement regarding prominent Jewish names that were enter...

2012-02-15

The First Presidency has issued a letter to be read in all Utah congregations, which encourages church members to attend their ...

2012-02-09

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints regrets the decision of the Ninth Circuit Court in the Prop 8 ruling. ...

2012-02-08

The issue of whether we are Christian is not a new one, but the current media climate has caused the question to be revisited. ...

2012-02-07

Religious freedom, or freedom of conscience, is critical to the health of a diverse society....

2012-02-03

Millions of people are able to connect with their ancestors thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers known as FamilySearch ind...

2012-01-31

The new storehouse is a fully equipped facility and stores 143 different food and sundry items. ...

2012-01-27

A look at 100 years of LDS Seminary...

2012-01-25

We all need a better perspective on how God is working through different religious persuasions....

2012-01-25

Religious freedom is a fundamental freedom that runs deeper and reaches farther than many realize....

2012-01-25

Time Out for Writers conference welcomes LDS submissions and attendance...

2012-01-23

The most important thing about all these years of seminary is the lives that have been touched....

2012-01-04

This article is a broad introduction for a forthcoming series of articles on religious freedom. ...

2011-12-29

The top stories for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints this year....

2011-12-20

The site for the Meridian Idaho Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been selected....

2011-12-20

“My purpose today,” said Elder Cook, “is to challenge you to work with people of other faiths to improve the moral fabric...

2011-12-14

The idea that God communicates with mankind challenges some modern sensibilities....

2011-12-14

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has received a number of inquiries about an alleged visit by federal officials ...

2011-12-13

The Quetzaltenango Guatemala Temple was formally dedicated Sunday in three sessions by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Firs...

2011-12-02

“As a church we reach out not only to our own people but also to those people of goodwill throughout the world in that spirit...

2011-11-30

Much misunderstanding about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints revolves around its doctrine. The news media is in...

2011-11-28

The day after Thanksgiving not only attracts multitudes to local shopping centers, but also brings thousands to Christmas on Te...

2011-11-28

The pilgrims were animated to make their journey to American because they hungered for religious freedom....

2011-11-17

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2011-11-16

The religious experience of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is based on a spiritual witness from God...

2011-11-11

The doors of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' (Mormons) 136th temple will open to the public on Friday, 11 Nove...

2011-11-10

The Church sends its thoughts and prayers to the families of the two missionaries killed in Texas this week....

2011-11-08

Will Hopoate - A Way To Say Thanks ...

2011-11-07

Religious beliefs are no light matter, and it’s only right that they are taken seriously. Yet, earnest and well-meaning inter...

2011-10-28

November on Temple Square brings a plethora of exciting performances in the Assembly Hall and the Tabernacle, as well as a musi...

2011-10-27

The worst East African drought conditions in 50 years have left more than 13 million people in urgent need of assistance, and T...

2011-10-25

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Sapporo Japan Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was held Saturday ami...

2011-10-21

Now ten years old, the Perpetual Education Fund is changing lives around the world....

2011-10-20

Elder Dallin H. Oaks, an apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, testified before the Senate Finance Commit...

2011-10-19

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has responded to media questions about the Church’s belief in Christ and othe...

2011-10-07

Actress Jane Seymour and opera star Nathan Gunn will join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square for their ...

2011-10-06

Choose your favorite segments of the Church’s world report and see it here. What the Church accomplishes in one year is brea...

2011-10-05

There is a widespread conversation taking place about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its members, and star...

2011-10-03

Saturday, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced six new temples during the morning session...

2011-10-03

The following General Authorities of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were released and received an expression o...

2011-09-30

This weekend's conference will feature translation in 93 languages, with the addition of Georgian for natives of the Russian st...

2011-09-27

After a flood caused a river in New Jersey to overflow, Mormon Helping Hands helped clean up the mess....

2011-09-26

Here are some exciting new Church product updates. Follow the links in the article to download or view information for your fa...

2011-09-23

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continues to help in the effort to rebuild Japan since March’s devastating ea...

2011-09-21

The Church History Library will be hosting a special “Treasures of the Collection” open house featuring documents and artif...

2011-09-15

In an address to young adults on 11 September titled “Truth and Tolerance,” Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelv...

2011-09-14

The Orchestra at Temple Square, under the direction of Igor Gruppman, will present an “An Autumn Concert” on Friday, Octobe...

2011-09-12

In a Los Angeles Times piece by Robin Abcarian covering how evangelicals may vote in the next election, the reporter, to the be...

2011-09-09

As the United States commemorates the 10th anniversary of 9/11, The Washington Post has invited notable religious leaders from ...

2011-09-09

SALT LAKE CITY— The Church announced today that the Payson Utah Temple groundbreaking will take place on 8 October 2011....

2011-09-08

Religion Dispatches, in writing about a man in California who received a Church calling (lay assignment) and who states he is ...

2011-09-01

The Church has launched a Mexico Newsroom website in a similar format to its worldwide newsroom....

2011-08-31

Latter-day Saints and their neighbors from the Bahamas to New England are cleaning up after Hurricane Irene swept through this ...

2011-08-25

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans today to construct a new state-of-the art building at the cente...

2011-08-18

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2011-08-03

Just 56 miles south of Salt Lake City, Utah, in the middle of the rural countryside, is a three-acre replica of ancient Jerusal...

2011-07-25

Every year on July 24, the state of Utah celebrates the arrival of the Mormon pioneers in 1847, but this is also a time to reme...

2011-07-21

In conjunction with the National Governors Association meetings held in Salt Lake City 14-17 July 2011, spouses of the governor...

2011-07-19

President Thomas S. Monson said today that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hopes to build its first temple in F...

2011-07-11

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced that Brian Stokes Mitchell and Linda Eder — exceptional performers each noted for their...

2011-07-11

The site for the Fort Collins Colorado Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been selected....

2011-07-07

Freedom of religion has been, and still is, an essential moving force in the grand experiment of American democracy....

2011-06-30

The public is invited to tour the newly completed San Salvador El Salvador Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day S...

2011-06-29

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square wrapped up their 2011 summer tour in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 27...

2011-06-28

In this shifting religious environment it is easy to talk of the fleeting and superficial rather than the deeper foundations of...

2011-06-22

The Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia, is usually filled with the sounds of screaming hockey fans. But on Monday, 20 June 2011, ...

2011-06-20

With increased conversations about Mormons taking place in New York City, the Church launched the “I’m a Mormon” campaign...

2011-06-13

What to do with the estimated 12 million undocumented immigrants now residing in various states within the United States is the...

2011-06-10

Here’s a great guide for visiting the Church history sites in and around Palmyra, New York, where Joseph Smith had his First ...

2011-06-09

The Moscow Russia Stake has been created with six wards and three branches....

2011-06-08

Officials from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined with community leaders in Phoenix, Arizona, on Saturday, ...

2011-06-06

The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles have approved changes in policies regarding the length of missions and h...

2011-05-31

The world needs builders, not destroyers, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church ...

2011-05-27

Earlier this month in Rome, Harvard professor Mary Ann Glendon made a bold case for religious freedom, saying it “goes to the...

2011-05-26

The pageant schedule for the 2011 summer season should inspire the thousands who will see and participate....

2011-05-18

Scholars and faith leaders joined together on Saturday, 14 May 2011, for a symposium at the University of Oxford in England mar...

2011-05-12

As the United States marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, history buffs and people who had ancestors involved in the c...

2011-05-10

President Thomas S. Monson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints delivered the commencement address at Utah’s Di...

2011-05-04

Over 65,000 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined with other community volunteers on Saturday, 30 A...

2011-05-02

The rededication of the Atlanta Temple brought joy and rejoicing to the Latter-day Saints yesterday. President Thomas S. Monso...

2011-05-02

The Church has just built a church in Mesa, Arizona which is the second of three prototypes that will use the sun’s energy to...

2011-04-29

Nationally recognized quilter and storyteller Jodi Warner will host a series of storytelling events at the Church History Museu...

2011-04-25

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are helping with cleanup and recovery efforts after a series of viol...

2011-04-12

See the April 2011 LDS World Report in video clips....

2011-04-08

The public is invited to tour the newly renovated Atlanta Georgia Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Th...

2011-04-04

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2011-04-04

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced 10 new General Authorities, and 41 Area Seven...

2011-04-04

The First Presidency has issued a statistical report as of 31 Dec, 2010....

2011-03-31

More than 100,000 Church members, friends and invited guests are expected to attend the 181st Annual General Conference of The...

2011-03-28

The general public is invited to tour the Atlanta Georgia Temple from Saturday, April 9, through Saturday, April 23, 2011, excl...

2011-03-28

Humanitarian aid from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is getting to the Japanese people suffering from the effe...

2011-03-17

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles told reporters in a news conference Tuesday that the Church has c...

2011-03-16

As the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami continues to unfold, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is assessin...

2011-03-14

Church leaders confirmed that all missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in Japan are safe a...

2011-03-11

From Haiti to Pakistan to New Zealand, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reached out to help victims of natural d...

2011-03-04

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints took to the mountain region of Nova Friburgo, a municipality in the ...

2011-02-28

FamilySearch volunteers have been busy helping digitize historic documents and creating free, searchable indexes to them online...

2011-02-24

“Africa has been held in reserve by the Lord,” Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said in an Oct...

2011-02-21

An army of approximately 100 volunteers who help create mobile phone applications (apps) for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latt...

2011-02-16

Cooper Buresh was born with Cerebral Palsy. That doesn't keep him from having a life full of joy, happiness, and service....

2011-02-15

Over 3,000 people attended the first annual RootsTech conference in Salt Lake City last weekend....

2011-02-11

Open House and Dedication Dates Announced...

2011-02-04

Just moments after Jon M. Huntsman Jr. resigned his post as U.S. Ambassador to China yesterday, the Public Affairs office of Th...

2011-02-01

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced open house and rededication dates for the...

2011-01-26

Distribution products will now become available at Deseret Book....

2011-01-25

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the site of a temple to be built in the I...

2011-01-21

The property is still under the control of local authorities as they seek to find answers regarding the cause of the fire....

2011-01-17

Incessant rain over the past two weeks has triggered fatal landslides and flooding in areas around Rio de Janeiro and São Paul...

2011-01-17

Many Latter-day Saints have been impacted by the flooding in Australia....

2011-01-10

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is providing food, water and other relief supplies to victims of recent floodin...

2011-01-10

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced that the Ogden Utah Temple will close, be...

2011-01-04

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Church’s First Presidency offered the benediction yesterday at the inauguration for Utah ...

2011-01-04

The Audiovisual Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is building a large Jerusalem set on their new mo...

2011-01-03

The year 2010 was an important and historic year for the Church....

2010-12-27

The Church’s official website, LDS.org, has launched The Family. The updated site offers three major components to help famil...


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