News Releases

First Presidency Announces Limited Reopening of Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a letter to all Church members, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints expressed their gratitude for the efforts of all those who have worked to address the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides updates on how COVID-19 (coronavirus) is impacting The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its global membership.

Summary of the Sunday Afternoon Session of the October 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Russell M. Nelson closed the Sunday afternoon session of general conference by asking listeners to make time for the Lord by doing those things to allow the companionship of the Holy Ghost, focusing on Jesus Christ and attending and serving in the temple. He also announced the locations for 13 temples.

What Did the Prophet Teach at General Conference?

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Listen for “pure truth, the pure doctrine of Christ, and pure revelation,” strengthen their spiritual foundations and make time for Lord, taught President Russell M. Nelson during the October 2021 general conference of the Church, broadcast October 2-3 to millions of participants worldwide.

At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced plans to build 13 new temples throughout the world.

Summary of the Sunday Morning Session of the October 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Like the ongoing renovations needed to reinforce the foundation of the Salt Lake Temple, now is the time to strengthen one’s personal foundation, President Russell M. Nelson said at the close of the Sunday morning session of October 2021 general conference.

In a Video Shared at General Conference, the Prophet Speaks from Inside the Salt Lake Temple

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) During the Sunday morning session of the October 2021 general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, President Russell M. Nelson spoke about the indispensable spiritual importance of the covenants Church members make in the faith’s temples.

October 2021 General Conference News and Announcements

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides a summary of the conference’s sermons, news and announcements.

Summary of the Saturday Evening Session of the October 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) President Henry B. Eyring, second counselor in the First Presidency, concluded the opening day of the 191st Semiannual General Conference by challenging the Church’s global audience to seek personal revelation by first exercising faith. “As our faith in Jesus Christ will have led us to ask the Father for answers, that faith...

Summary of the Saturday Afternoon Session of the October 2021 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In addition to remarks from three Apostles, a member of the Primary general presidency and four General Authority Seventies, President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency presented leadership changes during the Saturday afternoon session.