News Releases

Prophet Meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with Pope Francis inside the Vatican Saturday, the first meeting between a Latter-day Saint president and a pope. The visit comes a day before President Nelson dedicates

Changes to Emphasize the Correct Name of the Church of Jesus Christ

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the name of the Church Latter-day Saints believe came by revelation from the Lord Jesus Christ himself (Doctrine and Covenants 115:4). “Jesus Christ directed us to call the Church by His name because it is His Church, filled with His power,” President Russell M. Nelson has...

Open House and Dedication Dates Announced for the Port-au Prince Temple

From Jamaica Mormon NewsroomThe Church currently has 201 temples either in operation, announced, under construction or being renovated around the world. The Port-au Prince Temple will be the 164th operating temple.

International Day of Service: 150 projects, 55,000 beneficiaries

From Jamaica Mormon NewsroomIn the sixth edition of the International Day of Service, around 55,000 people were benefitted by the service of more that 5,000 volunteers in 150 service projects in the Caribbean region

Why Is Newsroom Still MormonNewsroom.org?

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Newsroom, like other Church channels, is following the counsel of Church leadership regarding the direction and timing of changes to MormonNewsroom.org.

What will happen on the International Day of Service 2018?

From Jamaica Mormon NewsroomFor 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

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

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)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.

Leadership Changes Announced at October 2018 General Conference

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)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.

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

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)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

The World Report 

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The October 2018 edition of "The World Report."