News Releases

The Latest on How the Church Is Helping Refugees in Europe

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides a summary of recent updates of the Church of Jesus Christ's humanitarian outreach during the humanitarian crisis in Europe.

Despite Electricity Outages, No Shortage of Spiritual Power at Port Moresby Conference

From Pacific Newsroom Members and friends of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints had to contend with intermittent power outages during a recent conference of the Church in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

What the Prophet Taught at the April 2022 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) At the April 2022 general conference, Prophet and President Russell M. Nelson urged the proclamation of peace in Jesus Christ through missionary work, suggested ways to maintain positive spiritual momentum, invited people to forgive someone by Easter and announced the construction of 17 new temples.

President Nelson Announces 17 New Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In his concluding remarks at the April 2022 general conference, President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans to build 17 new temples throughout the world.

April 2022 General Conference News and Announcements

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides a summary of the conference’s sermons, news and announcements.

Meet the New Leaders Called at the April 2022 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The calls of 12 new leaders were announced at the April 2022 general conference. These calls comprise six General Authority Seventies and new Relief Society and Primary General Presidencies. The new Relief Society and Primary presidencies will take effect on August 1, 2022.

45 New Area Seventies Sustained at April 2022 General Conference Leadership Session

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) During the general conference leadership session on Thursday, 45 new Area Seventies from 23 countries were announced and presented for a sustaining vote. See the list below of these new leaders, arranged by quorum.

The April 2022 Edition of the World Report

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The latest edition of the World Report, a biannual compilation of news from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is now available.

Temples Will Begin to Return to Full Operation

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Now that more people are immunized, we are pleased to announce that temples throughout the world will gradually return to more normal operations, including the elimination of face masks and capacity restrictions.

First Presidency Announces Limited Reopening of Temples

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a letter to all Church members, the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints expressed their gratitude for the efforts of all those who have worked to address the global COVID-19 pandemic.