News Releases

FamilySearch Now Provides Ability to Document Same-Sex Family Relationships

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)FamilySearch Family Tree now provides the ability for users to document same-sex family relationships.

Church Leader addresses Cross Party Group on Freedom of Religion or Belief at Scottish Parliament

The church was recently invited to address an influential Cross-Party Group on Freedom of Religion
or Belief at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh....

First Presidency Releases Statement on Refugees

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released a statement on refugees following recent media inquiries.

Leaders Outline Church’s New Children and Youth Program

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Details of the new global children and youth initiative of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were outlined Sunday in a live Face to Face broadcast originating at the Tabernacle on Temple Square in Salt Lake City.

Church Releases New Missionary Handbook

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released an updated handbook of instructions for missionaries serving around the world.

2019 Christmas Initiative Encourages Service ‘One by One’

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)A global effort to minister to others during the 2019 Christmas season has been unveiled by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Church was represented at the National Service of Remembrance

Church was represented at the National Service of Remembrance

RootsTech Hosts International Conference in London

RootsTech held its first ever family discovery conference outside of Salt Lake City, Utah at London’s ExCeL Convention Centre (24-26 October).

Family Discovery Day at RootsTech London

‘Discover, gather, and connect’ were the themes of the family discovery day at RootsTech London on Saturday 26 October. Nearly 5,000 additional attendees came from across the UK to hear speakers and participate in family discovery activities and easy-to-use technology workshops to learn ways to find their ancestors. 

Family Discovery Tips Found at RootsTech London

RootsTech London has attracted people from across the UK, with participants from a total of 42 countries. Visitors are seeking new ways to discover family connections and make family ties.