News Releases

A Special Invitation for Tuesday, January 16

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from around the world are invited to participate in a live message from President Russell M. Nelson on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time.

President Monson Honored for Legacy of Love, Service

The funeral of President Thomas S. Monson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, held in the Conference Center on Temple Square in Salt Lake City on Friday, January 12, 2018 was viewed by millions around the world. The man revered by Mormons as a prophet of God died in Salt Lake City January 2, 2018, at age 90 from causes incident to age.

President Monson Viewing Attended by Thousands

Before the break of dawn Thursday, hundreds of mourners gathered outside the Conference Center to pay their last respects to President Thomas S. Monson, the leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who died January 2, 2018.

President Monson's Funeral Live Broadcast

Funeral services for President Thomas S. Monson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be broadcast from the Conference Center on Temple Square and can be watched live on January 13, 2018, 3:00 a.m. Philippine time.

President Nelson Signs Mission Calls as Presiding Apostle

Missionaries receiving their calls this week won’t have the signature of the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on their mission call letters.

Church Donates $5 Million in Ongoing Refugee Assistance

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently announced its ongoing commitment to help alleviate the global refugee crisis. 

Succession in the Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The highest-ranking governing body in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the First Presidency, consisting of the president and his two counselors, or advisers. This three-man body supervises the work of the entire Church in all matters of policy, organization and administration.

Tributes to President Thomas S. Monson from the First Presidency and The Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

Members of the First Presidency and The Quorum of Twelve Apostles share ttheir feelings about President Thomas S. Monson's passing.

President Monson Funeral Arrangements Announced

Funeral services for President Thomas S. Monson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held in the Conference Center on Temple Square Friday, January 12, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. MST.

President Thomas S. Monson Dies at Age 90

With tender feelings we announce that Thomas S. Monson, president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died this evening at 10:01 pm in his home in Salt Lake City. He was with family at the time of his passing. He died at age 90 from causes incident to age.