News Releases

Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Another update on how coronavirus is impacting Latter-day Saints around the world. 

More Temporary Adjustments Made to Missionary Work

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter March 20, 2020, to Latter-day Saints everywhere. The letter details new adjustments to missionary service.

Additional Adjustments to the April 2020 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency will preside and conduct each session of the April 2020 general conference from a small gathering space on Temple Square. Music for conference has been pre-recorded.

Update on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Missionary Service

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ remains a sacred priority for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, even in the current circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We continue to monitor the spread of this condition and its impact on missionaries worldwide. We take very seriously the health and safety of our...

President Nelson Shares Message of Hope During COVID-19 Outbreak

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

As concern over COVID-19 continues and worship services of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are suspended worldwide, Church President Russell M. Nelson offers this message of hope posted on his social channels.

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Temporary Adjustments Made to Temple Worship Around the World

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter March 13, 2020, to Church members around the world. Their message details adjustments to temple worship worldwide.

Update: Gatherings of Church Members Temporarily Suspended Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter March  to Church members worldwide. 

COVID-19’s Impact on Missionary Training Centers

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter Wednesday to members of the Church worldwide. The letter announces a significant change to service in missionary training centers in Provo, Utah, and Preston, England.

A Letter about COVID-19’s Effect on Large Gatherings of Saints

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sent the following letter Wednesday to members of the Church worldwide. The letter details a notable restriction on large gatherings of Latter-day Saints.

South Africa’s Second Temple is Dedicated

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Ronald A. Rasband, an apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated the Durban South Africa Temple today.