News Releases

Children’s Choir Sings for the President of Singapore

After 85 years Jamiyah Singapore, a Muslim missionary and welfare organization, invited a children's choir from a Christian Church to participate in one of its signature charity events in its calendar.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Church Statement on Local Celebrations, Including Pageants

Conversations are underway with local Church and community leaders to appropriately end, modify or continue existing pageants. 

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

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)

First Volume of ‘Saints’ Now Available 

For only the third time, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a new set of multivolume books about its history.  

Asia Area Presidency Reorganized August 1, 2018

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

What’s It Like to Represent the Love of Christ to the World? Humbling, New Apostles Say

After three months in their new roles as apostles of Jesus Christ, Elder Gerrit W. Gong and Elder Ulisses Soares sat down for two hours to speak with Utah and national media about what it’s been like to traverse the globe to share the love of Christ.

From Hong Kong Mormon Newsroom

Elder David A. Bednar and Sister Susan Bednar Minister to the Saints in Asia

Artistic Rendering of Bangkok Thailand Temple Released

A detailed artistic rendering of the Bangkok Thailand Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was released today. The rendering features a majestic 44,405-square-foot, six-story temple with multiple spires reaching heavenward. The temple will be built with the finest materials and workmanship available and be aesthetically pleasing to the community as a religious house of worship.