News Releases

Fatherhood Honored in Church Videos

Fathers, according to Elder D. Todd Christofferson, are “fundamental in the divine plan of happiness.” As you think about the importance of fatherhood this Sunday, June 19, enjoy these talks, videos, social posts and other resources from Church channels.

Elder McKay Explains Why the Church Purchased the Kirtland Temple

“There is little we do in this Church of lasting significance that is not done under the authority of the keys restored on April 3, 1836, in the Kirtland Temple,” Elder McKay said.

Tabernacle Choir Introduces New Presenter of ‘Music and the Spoken Word’

The new producer, principal writer and presenter of The Tabernacle at Temple Square’s “Music and the Spoken Word” weekly broadcast is ready to take the lead role. Derrick Porter replaces Lloyd Newell, who has been the voice of the Choir for 34 years.

The Continuing Restoration of the Church in South Sudan

From Africa Newsroom Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in South Sudan know something of the power of prayer and faith.

Elder Gong Spreads Hope in Flood-Devastated Porto Alegre, Brazil

On Thursday, June 13, 2024, Elder Gerrit W. Gong of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles met with officials of Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Temple Square Renovation Update: June 2024

Construction work continues on the historic Salt Lake Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In late March and early April, the first component of the new seismically designed concrete foundation was poured. The new foundation, which includes very large transfer girders, or beams, will carry the massive...

The Church of Jesus Christ Donates Specialized Pediatric Wheelchairs to Jordanian Children

From Middle East Newsroom The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has long made a practice of donating wheelchairs to the needy in the Middle East. For the first time, however, a recent shipment of 1,125 chairs to the Al Hussein Society in Amman, Jordan, included 300 highly specialized pediatric supportive chairs to bless the lives of disabled...

Sisters Yee, Browning and Spannaus Visit Mexican Diabetes Association

Sisters Kristin M. Yee of the General Relief Society Presidency, Tracy Y. Browning of the General Primary Presidency and Andrea Muñoz Spannaus of the General Young Women Presidency visited Guadalajara, Mexico, June 6–9, 2024.

Relief Society Leads Global Effort to Improve Health and Well-being of Women and Children

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is expanding its efforts to help women and children under 5 around the world.

Tabernacle Choir’s World Tour “Hope” Inspires Unity Across Cultures in September Concerts

From a bilingual grammy winner and launded Mexican performer to the glee clubs of Morehouse and Spelman Colleges, the guest artists performing with The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square on its “Hope” tour bring diversity and harmony.