News Releases

Rome Italy Temple to Begin Public Tours

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Public tours begin this month for the Rome Italy Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Italy.

Church Announces New Missions, Boundary Realignments

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the creation of four new missions and boundary realignments for 12 missions.

First Presidency Statement on Temples

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Whenever the Lord has had a people on the earth who will obey His word, they have been commanded to build temples. Scriptures document patterns of temple worship from the times of Adam and Eve, Moses, Solomon, Nephi, and others.

For The Strength of Youth Conference

Youth of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered together for a week long conference dubbed "For the Strength of Youth" based on the theme "Peace in Christ" in Kenya.

The Most-Viewed Church Newsroom Videos of 2018

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Videos from the Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were viewed nearly 12 million times and for a total of more than 34.5 million minutes this year. From the global ministry of President Russell M. Nelson to the Church’s partnership with the NAACP to the 40th anniversary celebration of the faith’s revelation on the priesthood, 2018 was a busy and significant year.

2018 Year in Review

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Take a look back at the year's significant stories, events and commentary.

Dress Standards Updated for Sister Missionaries

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Sister missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in all 407 missions around the world now have the option to wear dress slacks.

Age Changes for Youth Progression and Ordination Announced

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a change Friday designed to strengthen children and youth through increased faith in Jesus Christ, deeper understanding of His gospel, and greater unity with His Church and its members.

2018 First Presidency Christmas Message

From South Africa Newsroom

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a 2018 Christmas message

Give as He Gave

This year the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints burst forth with Light the World campaign in Kenya, beginning with a worldwide day of service on December 1, 2018. This year’s “Light the World” campaign features four weekly themes and videos—light the world, light your community, light your family, and light your faith, demonstrating the belief Christ is the Light of the World.