News Releases

Church Acquires Printer’s Manuscript of Book of Mormon

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, recently acquired the printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon from the Community of Christ in Independence, Missouri. Latter-day Saints revere the Book of Mormon as the keystone of their faith, a book of scripture that witnesses of Jesus Christ like the Bible.

Updates on Mexico Earthquakes

Inauguration Held for 17th BYU–Idaho President

President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints formally installed Henry J. Eyring, his son, as BYU–Idaho’s 17th president Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Henry J. Eyring’s appointment to be BYU–Idaho’s president was announced in February, and he has been acting as president since April 10, 2017.

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Hurricane Harvey Updates

Hurricane Harvey unloaded record rainfall and caused unprecedented flooding across the coastal Texas region and southwest Louisiana.  In its wake, Mormon Helping Hands canvassed the area with more than 10,000 volunteers this weekend, with an additional 10,000 expected this weekend.  Their service is a labor of love to help their friends and neighbors recover and heal from the impact of Harvey.

Hurricane Irma Updates

A summary of the response of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to victims of Hurricane Irma.

President Eyring Provides Lift to Helping Hands in Florida

Church leaders visited Florida Saturday, September 16, 2017, where approximately 7,500 Mormon Helping Hands were in force throughout the state to clean up damage caused by the destructive hurricane, which hit the region a week ago.

President Eyring Offers Support in the Caribbean After Hurricane Irma

President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, visited with government officials and ministered to local Mormons and residents in the Caribbean Friday, September 15, 2017, in the wake of Hurricane Irma, which struck the islands a week ago.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Announces 2018 West Coast Tour

Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square are headed west for their 2018 tour.

Working Together to Reduce Suicide and Depression

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and the need to act as families and a religious community has never been stronger.