News Releases

Church sends Eid Al Fitr Greetings to Muslims around the World

From Middle East Newsroom The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sends Eid Al Fitr greetings to Muslims around the world. Elder Anthony D. Perkins, President of the Middle East/Africa North Area, expresses gratitude for example and devotion.

As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease, Here's How the Church Is Reopening

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is following the lead of governments and healthcare professionals around the world as a it considers a measured return to normal operating procedures disrupted by COVID-19.

The Latest News on Temple Reopenings

See a full list of temples and their status as of May 11, 2021.

Leaders Celebrate Mother’s Day with a Mother’s Wisdom More Helpful Than Google

Mother’s Day is celebrated today in many countries around the world and Church President Russell M. Nelson, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf and Elder Ronald A. Rasband along with Church organization leaders Jean B. Bingham, Bonnie H. Cordon, Michelle D. Craig and Amy Wright share messages of gratitude, honor and love for all women...

Sister Nelson Tells UVU Graduates: Learn from Life’s Surprises, Eliminate Contention

Be prepared to learn from each surprise in life, Sister Wendy Nelson told graduates at Utah Valley University’s 80th commencement exercises in Orem, Utah, on Friday, May 7, 2021, after receiving an honorary doctorate from UVU.

President Nelson Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Utah

President Russell M. Nelson, world-renowned former heart surgeon, received an honorary doctoral degree from the University of Utah on Thursday, May 6.

Temple Square Renovation Update: May 2021

The following is the latest in a series of regular updates about the progress of the Salt Lake Temple renovation.

Inter-Religious Council of Ethiopia’s Secretary General Visits Temple Square

The head of the Inter-Religious Council of Ethiopia recently visited The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah, to learn more about the global faith and build bridges of friendship with some of its many interfaith partners.

Latter-day Saints Express Respect for Muslim Devotion during Ramadan

From Middle East Newsroom

Relief Society General President Bingham Meets with U.S. First Lady Jill Biden

U.S. first lady Jill Biden visited Utah on Wednesday, May 5 — interacting with students and teachers at Glendale Middle School and meeting with President Jean B. Bingham, general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.