News Releases

Temple Update: First Presidency Announces Names for Two New Houses of the Lord Jesus Christ

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the names of two yet-to-be-built houses of the Lord.

Condolences Offered After Coptic Church Fire in Egypt

From Middle East Newsroom The Middle East/Africa North Area Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has shared condolences following the tragic Coptic church fire in Egypt on August 14, 2022. 

Saudi Arabia Ambassador Meets with Top Church Leaders

From Middle East Newsroom The Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to the United States, Princess Reema bint Bandar Al Saud, visited the headquarters of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

President Nelson Rededicates the House of the Lord in Washington, D.C.

The house of the Lord in Washington, D.C., was formally rededicated on Sunday, August 14, 2022.

New Church Historian and Recorder Begins Service

Elder Kyle S. McKay has begun his service as the 16th Church Historian and Recorder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, effective August 1, 2022.

The Amos C. Brown Fellowship to Ghana Concludes

Students with the Amos C. Brown Fellowship to Ghana say it was a life-changing cultural encounter.

First Presidency Announces Annual ‘Tithing Declaration’

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced changes to the end-of-year gathering of local leaders and members about tithing.

Church Donates State-of-the-Art Medical Oxygen Plant in Paraguay

Paraguay's new oxygen-generating medical plant was made possible by a donation from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Latter-day Saints Assist With Flooding Cleanup in Kentucky

Five semitruck loads of food and supplies from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are being distributed in eastern Kentucky following devastating floods. Latter-day Saint volunteers have also joined with local firefighters and members of the Kentucky National Guard to unload the trucks and begin the massive cleanup...

Church Offers Statement on Help Line and Abuse

The Church responds to recent Associated Press article about the Church’s abuse help line.