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Church to Monitor BSA Policy Discussion

News Release — 21 May 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints responded Thursday to an indication by the Boy Scouts of America of possible policy changes in relation to gay scout leaders by issuing the following statement.

Church Dedicates Córdoba Argentina Temple

News Release — 17 May 2015

The Church’s second temple in Argentina was dedicated on Sunday, May 17, 2015. President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, presided over the services and gave the dedicatory prayer.

Mormonism Online: In Your Own Words | 13 May 2015

Blog Post — 13 May 2015

Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife Susan Bednar answered submitted questions from youth on Tuesday evening, May 12, 2015.

BYU–Hawaii's Board of Trustees Announces New President

News Release — 12 May 2015

John Sears Tanner, currently serving as the first counselor in the Sunday School general presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will become the next president of BYU–Hawaii.

Church Issues Update on Health of Leaders

News Release — 8 May 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provided an update Friday on the health of two of its leaders serving in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Elder L. Tom Perry and Elder Richard G. Scott.

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites May 8, 2015

Blog Post — 8 May 2015

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its international Newsroom websites to share what leaders and members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

Citizenship and Conscience

Commentary — 6 May 2015

The work of being a good citizen is never easy — it requires judgment, civility and patience. Wherever they live, Latter-day Saints have the responsibility and privilege to make their corner of the globe a better place.

Update: Church Continues to Monitor 
and Respond to Ebola Situation

Official Statement — 5 May 2015

Ensuring the safety of missionaries is a top priority. Since the Ebola outbreak of last year, the Church has been monitoring the situation.

Mormon Youth Will Ask Apostle Questions in Live Chat Event

Blog Post — 5 May 2015

Youth around the world will be able to ask questions to Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Susan, in a live social media forum on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, beginning at 6:00 p.m. MDT.

Open House Begins for the Trujillo Peru Temple

News Release — 5 May 2015

The public is invited to visit the newly completed Trujillo Peru Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.