Church News

    While standards to enter a temple stay the same, these modifications better prepare Latter-day Saints for worship in temples
    President Nelson announces changes in Church’s policy related to witnesses.
    A bishop’s primary role emphasized, ward Young Men presidencies discontinued, and Young Women presidents have a direct line to the bishop.
    “I’m bursting with joy because I can do something that I like.” (Fernanda, a 10-year-old girl from Curitiba, Brazil)
    All leaders and teachers of children or youth are to complete this training within one month of being called.
    “Because we feel the depth of God’s love for His children, we care deeply about every child of God, regardless of age, personal circumstances, gender, sexual orientation, or other unique challenge.” (President Russell M. Nelson)
    2019 October World Report
    “If I have learned anything certain in my 95 years of life, it’s that Jesus the Christ is the Son of God. His Church has been restored in these latter-days to prepare the world for the Second Coming.” (President Russell M. Nelson
    “This work is moving forward at an accelerated pace. I can just hardly wait to bounce out of bed each morning and see what the day will bring.” (President Russell M. Nelson)
    “To see [the Book of Mormon] come to life is awesome, and I think people all over the world are going to respond to that.” (Adam Anderegg)
    Sister Carmen Olson, among other Duke of Edinburgh Award recipients at New Zealand Government House on August 2019, states, 'I have come to truly feel Christ’s love and concern for all the people of the world.'
    “Simply stated, we strive to build bridges of cooperation rather than walls of segregation.” President Russell M. Nelson