News Releases

Bishop Caussé Thanks UNICEF and Church Members for COVID-19 Relief

In a new video, Bishop Gérald Caussé expresses gratitude to UNICEF and to members and friends of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for their collective efforts to combat COVID-19.

Young Missionary Dies in El Salvador

Sam Penrod, spokesman with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, released the following statement on the passing of Elder Fernando Antonio Ramos Garcia.

The Tabernacle Choir Heritage Tour Postponed Until 2022

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Heritage Tour by The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, originally scheduled for June 17-July 8, 2021, has been postponed until 2022.

How Missionaries Are Comforting Californians During COVID-19

The California San Jose Mission has put in 25,000 hours of service (3,100 working days) in the Bay Area in the past 10 months. 

Helping Hands Volunteers Distribute Food and Water in Houston

Latter-day Saint Helping Hands volunteers are assisting in food distribution efforts in Houston, Texas, after a massive winter storm hit the state at the end of February. Millions of people in the state were left without food, water and power for days.

Belonging to the Church Brings Blessings—and Responsibility, Apostle Says

Elder Gary E. Stevenson spoke to students at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, about the indispensable link between blessings and responsibilities for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The Latest News on Temple Reopenings

See a full list of temples and their status as of February 8, 2021.

Mobile Bakery Delivers Bread to Displaced People in Syria

From Middle East Newsroom Hungry refugees in Syria are receiving food through a mobile bakery, thanks to a collaborative effort between the Greek Catholic Church and Latter-day Saint Charities.

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.

Texans Receive Aid Following Record Winter Storm

Latter-day Saints in communities across Texas are serving their neighbors after a massive winter storm hit the state, leaving millions of people without food, water and power.