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Why Is Newsroom Still MormonNewsroom.org?

Newsroom, like other Church channels, is following the counsel of Church leadership regarding the direction and timing of changes to MormonNewsroom.org.

From Jamaica Mormon Newsroom

What will happen on the International Day of Service 2018?

For the sixth consecutive year, there will be an International Day of Service, in which people from 27 countries of the Caribbean, will participate in volunteer service projects

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Stresses Importance of Jesus Christ in Church Name: “It Is His Church”

Nearly two months after his brief statement about the name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, President Russell M. Nelson spoke at length on the importance of the Church’s full name.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Leadership Changes Announced at October 2018 General Conference

President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency announced the following changes to Church leadership at the Saturday afternoon session of the 188th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Announces New Balance between Gospel Instruction in the Home and Church

Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, opened the faith’s 188th Semiannual General Conference by announcing a “new balance and connection between gospel instruction in the home and in the Church.” It is part of an effort “to strengthen families and individuals through a

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The World Report 

The October 2018 edition of "The World Report."

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Coverage and News Media Resources From the 188th Semiannual General Conference

Five conference sessions are being held October 6–7, 2018. This page is a repository of links to news and announcements from general conference weekend.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

World-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir Changes Its Name

The world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir is changing its name to “The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square.”

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Sister Barbara Ballard Passes Away in Salt Lake City

Barbara Bowen Ballard, wife of President M. Russell Ballard, acting president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died on October 1, 2018. 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Safety and Efficiency Changes to Enhance General Conference Experience          

People planning to attend the 188th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will notice some changes designed to improve security and enhance the patron experience at the Conference Center.