News Releases

First Presidency and NAACP Leaders Call for Greater Civility, Racial Harmony

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the national leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are calling for greater civility and racial harmony.

FAQ for New Initiative for Children and Youth Development

The following FAQ addresses a new initiative from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for its children and youth development.

Church Announces Plan for Worldwide Initiative for Children and Youth

The children and youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints worldwide are precious. They represent the future, and ministering to their needs is a significant focus for the Church.

President Russell M. Nelson's 2018 Global Ministry Tour

The 2018 global ministry tour of President Russell M. Nelson and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland covered eight cities in 11 days in Europe, Africa and Asia. Below is a summary of coverage from each city.

LDS Charities Trains Bicol Partners for Wheelchair Initiative

Thirty-nine wheelchair assessors were trained in three separate training sessions for LDS Charities (LDSC) Wheelchair Initiative with the Bicol Regional Teaching and Training Hospital (BRTTH) held from 9-18 April 2018 at the Legazpi Stake Center.

Prophet Visits the Holy Land

“The reason why prophets are needed is because Heavenly Father wants His children to have the opportunity to come home to Him,” said President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, as he continued his global ministry tour in Jerusalem, Saturday, April 14, 2018.

Church Releasing Narrative History of Early Saints

The first volume of a new set of books about key events in Mormon history will be available to the public this summer. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is publishing the four-volume collection, titled “Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days.”

Church to Celebrate Revelation on the Priesthood

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced a celebration will be held in Salt Lake City marking the 40th anniversary of the 1978 revelation on the priesthood.

April 2018 World Report

First Presidency Shares Easter Messages at General Conference