News Releases

In Jerusalem, Apostle Encourages Interfaith Listening and Learning

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Speaking Wednesday evening from the auditorium of the BYU Jerusalem Center, with its breathtaking panoramic view of the Old City visible through the background windows, Elder Quentin L. Cook spoke to a group of Latter-day Saint and Jewish scholars about the importance of interfaith dialogue to build understanding and respe...

Apostle Thanks State of Kuwait for Formally Recognizing the Church

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)In February — and for the first time in more than 40 years — the State of Kuwait gave official recognition to a religious organization. That organization is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Latter-day Saint scriptures may be greener than you think

June 5th marks World Environment Day. Nonprofits, activists and political leaders speak out on pollution, biodiversity loss and climate change.

“World No Tobacco Day” and the Word of Wisdom

World No Tobacco Day strives to convince governments and individuals to stop the deaths and illnesses caused by tobacco use

Renowned Entertainer Donny Osmond to Speak at RootsTech London

RootsTech, the world’s largest genealogy conference is coming to London and is pleased to announce Donny Osmond as a featured speaker

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square Announces 2020 Heritage Tour

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The world-renowned Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will travel internationally for their upcoming tour performing in six cities in four Nordic countries and the United Kingdom over 22 days from Thursday, June 25, through Thursday, July 16, 2020. The tour will include performances in the following cities and...

President Nelson Meets with New Zealand Prime Minister

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Monday with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as he reached the midway point of his nine-day Pacific ministry visits to seven countries.

Area Presidency 2019 Letter Encouraging Political Participation, Voting in EU

Latter-day Saints in EU member States encouraged to be active citizens by registering, exercising their right to vote in the European Parliament elections, and engaging in civic affairs.

Changes to Emphasize the Correct Name of the Church of Jesus Christ

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the name of the Church Latter-day Saints believe came by revelation from the Lord Jesus Christ himself (Doctrine and Covenants 115:4). “Jesus Christ directed us to call the Church by His name because it is His Church, filled with His power,” President Russell M. Nelson has...

Missionaries Preapproved for BYU-Pathway Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)