News Releases

President Nelson Pens Personal Note of Sympathy to Pope Francis after Notre Dame Fire

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints wrote words of comfort and encouragement to Pope Francis in the wake of the devastating fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, April 15, 2019

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Elder Renlund Dedicates Kinshasa Temple in a Historic Occasion for Latter-day Saints

On a beautiful Sunday, under the glorious African sky, hundreds of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered to witness a historic moment, the dedication of the Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple.

Special Youth Devotional in Kinshasa

The Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo Temple Dedication

From Kenya NewsroomThe Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Kinshasa Temple will be dedicated on Sunday, April 14. The dedication ceremony will be attended by members of the Church in DRC and neighboring countries. It will also be broadcasted to selected church buildings within the country.

First Presidency Easter Message – April 2019

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

April 2019 General Conference News and Announcements

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)General conferences of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints take place every six months, originating in the 21,000-seat Conference Center in Salt Lake City and reaching a global audience estimated to be in the millions.

New Sunday School Presidency and General Authorities Announced at April 2019 Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Dallin H. Oaks of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the calls of 10 General Authority Seventies and 56 Area Seventies during the Saturday afternoon session of the April 2019 general conference. He also announced a new Sunday School general presidency to replace Brother...

First Presidency Shares Messages From General Conference Leadership Session

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Elder Terence M. Vinson of the Presidency of the Seventy visits four countries in the Africa Southeast Area.

Elder Terence M. Vinson of the Presidency of the Seventy visited four different Africa Southeast Area Countries in nine days. On Saturday and Sunday March 16 and 17, Elder Vincent accompanied by Area Seventy, Elder Walter Chatora, held Stake Conference sessions in the Kampala North Stake where he re-organized the Stake Presidency....

Newsroom Has a New Name, Same Standard of Excellence 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)As part of a Churchwide effort to emphasize the correct name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, MormonNewsroom.org is now Newsroom.ChurchofJesusChrist.org. What won't change is the same standard of excellence on which you've come to depend.