News Releases

Choosing Good News

In a world awash with information, the good as well as the bad help us see “things as they really are” and as they can be. We are not helpless creatures before the forces of negativity. We are actors. We shape society by the information we choose to accentuate.

Interfaith Musical Event Held at Historic Tabernacle on Temple Square

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites March 17, 2017

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.

Mormon Women Mark the 175th Anniversary of Relief Society

Members of the Relief Society around the world are marking the 175th anniversary of the world’s largest women’s organization. The Relief Society of Nauvoo was organized by early members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Illinois on March 17, 1842. 

Apostle Joins Other Faith Leaders to Share Vision of Marriage and Family

Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and other faith leaders spoke at a forum on marriage in New York.

Women of Conscience

The best kind of religious freedom enables women to determine their own beliefs, to speak out when they see shortfalls in the practice of their faith traditions, to choose a different religion and to participate in society. A world where women are empowered to follow their conscience is a world of greater peace and possibility.

Mormon Apostles Welcome New Catholic Bishop in Utah

Senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined Catholics in Utah for the installation of the 10th bishop of Salt Lake City. 

Mormonism Online: In Your Own Words | March 6, 2017

Church Leaders Break Ground on Two South American Temples

A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Saturday, March 4, 2017, for Brazil’s eighth announced temple. President Thomas S. Monson announced the Rio de Janeiro Temple in the April 2013 general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Mormon Youth Talk with Apostles at First Vision Site

President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints fielded questions from Mormon youth in a live Face to Face broadcast in upstate New York, Saturday, March 4, 2017.