News Releases

Church Finances and a Growing Global Faith

Today on LDS.org, Presiding Bishop Gérald Caussé published a companion article to his recent remarks at the 2018 Church History Symposium, “Financing Faith: The Intersection of Business and Religion.” In conjunction with Bishop Caussé’s article and talk, the following materials provide additional context regarding Church finances.

Church Transferring 169 Missionaries Out of Nicaragua

From Pacific Mormon Newsroom

Church Leaders Teach New Zealanders and Australians How to Love and Lift Others

Jordan River Utah Temple Is Rededicated

President Henry B. Eyring, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, rededicated the Jordan River Utah Temple May 20, 2018.

Elder Uchtdorf Presents President Gauck of Germany With Personal Family History

The former president of Germany, Joachim Gauck, met with representatives of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Berlin and received a detailed collection of his personal family history spanning five generations of ancestors.

Brook P. Hales Called as General Authority Seventy

Brook P. Hales has been called to serve as a General Authority Seventy effective May 17, 2018, at age 62. At the time of his call, he had been serving as the secretary to the First Presidency and will continue in this role. 

First Presidency and NAACP Leaders Call for Greater Civility, Racial Harmony

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the national leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are calling for greater civility and racial harmony.

Two Exhibitions Open at Church History Museum

Two new art exhibitions featuring the talents of several members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are open to the public at the Church History Museum in Salt Lake City.

Utah Medical Marijuana Initiative

Major Renovation Planned for Mesa Arizona Temple

Detailed plans of major renovations for the historic Mesa Arizona Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were released Thursday, May 10, 2018, days before the religious building is scheduled to close for a two-year renovation.