News Releases

Rome Italy Temple to Begin Public Tours

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Public tours begin this month for the Rome Italy Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Italy.

The Most-Viewed Church Newsroom Videos of 2018

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Videos from the Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were viewed nearly 12 million times and for a total of more than 34.5 million minutes this year. From the global ministry of President Russell M. Nelson to the Church’s partnership with the NAACP to the 40th anniversary celebration of the faith’s revelation on the priesthood, 2018 was a busy and significant year.

Church Announces New Missions, Boundary Realignments

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the creation of four new missions and boundary realignments for 12 missions.

First Presidency Statement on Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Whenever the Lord has had a people on the earth who will obey His word, they have been commanded to build temples. Scriptures document patterns of temple worship from the times of Adam and Eve, Moses, Solomon, Nephi, and others.

2018 Year in Review

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Take a look back at the year's significant stories, events and commentary.

Dress Standards Updated for Sister Missionaries

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Sister missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in all 407 missions around the world now have the option to wear dress slacks.

Age Changes for Youth Progression and Ordination Announced

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a change Friday designed to strengthen children and youth through increased faith in Jesus Christ, deeper understanding of His gospel, and greater unity with His Church and its members.

2018 First Presidency Christmas Message

From South Africa Newsroom

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a 2018 Christmas message

Elder Andersen meets with Zimbabwe's Vice President Mohadi, pledges support

Elder Neil L. Andersen, a member of The Quorum of The Twelve Apostles from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has concluded a historic visit to the office of Zimbabwe’s Vice President, His Excellency K. Mohadi.

Service Emphasized in 2018 ‘Light the World’ Initiative 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)A global Christmas initiative launched by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encourages people around the world to serve others during the holiday season.