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These new stake presidencies were recently called to serve Here are notices of new and reorganized stakes of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints throughout the world.
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Sister Sharon Eubank co-writes opinion piece on why President Nelson speaking at NAACP convention shows a 'symphony of brotherhood' The Detroit News has published an opinion piece by Sister Sharon Eubank, first counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency, and Karen Boykin-Towns, vice chair of the NAACP Board of Directors.
National President Derrick Johnson of the NAACP speaks with President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at left during a press conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
New FamilySearch's interactive online experience, quiz links users with pioneer children The FamilySearch Pioneer Children Online Activity — which includes a quiz, short stories and biographical information on those who crossed the plains between ages newborn to 18 — is now available.
One of several "personality trait" responses — with the name and age of a pioneer child matching the trait and accompanying brief experience — for users of the new FamilySearch Pioneer Children Online Activity.
Music and the Spoken Word: Does it seem like you can't keep going? This is what it takes to succeed Every Sunday, "The Music and the Spoken Word" is shared by the Tabernacle Choir and announcer Lloyd Newell.
Mormon Pioneers entering the Salt Lake Valley through Emigration Canyon in July 1847.
This Week on Social: Elder Soares invites young adults to start participating in the September Face to Face This week on social media, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reflected on recent assignments, shared personal experiences and invited people to look forward with faith to the future.
Elder Ulisses Soares of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles invites people in an Instagram video to participate the Face to Face event he and Elder Craig C. Christensen, a General Authority Seventy, will be hosting on September 15.
Video: Elder Uchtdorf invites people to 'come and see' what BYU-Pathway Worldwide is all about A new video released by BYU-Pathway Worldwide features Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf, who invites Latter-day Saints to invite their friends and family to "come and see" what BYU-Pathway has to offer.
Screen capture of Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles from the BYU-Pathway Worldwide video launching the "come and see" initiative.
Everything you need to know about the Church's 2020 curriculum for adults, youth and children In 2020, the home-centered curriculum for Latter-day Saint adults, youth and children is focused on the Book of Mormon.
Details and the list of gospel study materials to be used for home and Sunday classes next year are provided in the newly released document Instructions for Curriculum 2020.
This 93-year-old couple has served 23 missions for the Church. Here's how they created a 'legacy of love' Reed and Joyce Nixon have accomplished many things in their lives, including serving 23 missions worldwide for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during their 72 years of marriage.
Reed and Joyce Nixon are photographed at their Orem home on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. The Nixon's have spent their entire lives serving missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Sister Franco shares 5 principles to 'enlighten' mission leaders During the 2019 Mission Leadership Seminar, Sister Cristina Franco, second counselor in the Primary general presidency, shared five principles to give guidance and direction to mission leaders.
Sister Cristina B. Franco of the Primary general presidency speaks at the 2019 Mission Leadership Seminar at the Provo Missionary Training Center on June 25, 2019.
Salt Lake City's German Speaking Ward met for the last time on Sunday. Here's who showed up for a surprise visit Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles visited the German Speaking Ward for its final sacrament meeting to encourage the members as they make transitions after the discontinuation of their ward.
Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shakes the hand of a member of the German-Speaking Ward after the final sacrament meeting on July 14, 2019.
President Russell M. Nelson will speak at this weekend's NAACP convention President Russell M. Nelson is scheduled to speak at the NAACP convention in Detroit this weekend.
President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints shakes hands with National President Derrick Johnson of the NAACP, right, during a press conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
Latter-day Saints spread 'light' during Manhattan blackout. Here's what they thought about the experience A group of Latter-day Saints had planned on singing at Carnegie Hall, but had to evacuate due to a blackout. Now, videos of them singing in the Big Apple have been viewed millions of times.
Crowds gather on the street in Manhattan, New York to hear musicians from Millennial Choirs and Orchestras sing on Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Church releases Layton Utah Temple location
New Sunday School general president shares why he is 'all in' to do whatever God asks of him Brother Mark L. Pace says doing hard things and putting in effort has helped shape his life as he begins his service as the Church's new Sunday School general president.
Sister Anne Marie Pace and Brother Mark L. Pace, Sunday School Genteral President pose for photos at the Church office building in Salt Lake City on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Fun facts you probably didn't know about the history of the Young Women organization Nearly 150 years ago, in the parlor of the Lion House in Salt Lake City, President Brigham Young organized the Young Ladies Department of the Cooperative Retrenchment Association — the predecessor to the Young Women program.
The first Young Ladies’ Mutual Improvement Association meeting in 1880 of which Elmina S. Taylor is called by President John Taylor to be president.
Sarah Jane Weaver: What I know now that I learned from a little girl on a high dive Each of us find ourselves at different times standing on the edge of a high dive. In those moments of discouragement, may we all look forward with faith and take a determined leap.
Years before her death, Katy Doak, right, attends a party with her friend, Elizabeth Weaver.
A look at the 90 year impact of 'Music and the Spoken Word' — the longest running continuous radio program On July 14, "Music and the Spoken Word" celebrated its 90th anniversary and its legacy as the longest running continuous national radio program in the U.S. Here's a look at the history of the broadcast and its impact over the last nine decades.
Conductor Mack Wilberg works with the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square rehearse for Music and the Spoken Word and celebrate their 90th anniversary in Salt Lake City on Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Did you know President Howard W. Hunter was a professional musician? Here's why he left it behind On a Saturday night in 1931, a few days after marrying Clara May Jeffs, Howard W. Hunter returned home from a music gig and packed his instruments into boxes. During an interview 54 years later, he told me why he abandoned his music career.
Young Howard W. Hunter, center, played several instruments in his dance band, "Hunter’s Croonaders." The band played for Boise area dances and performed on the tour ship SS President Jackson.
Elder John A. Widtsoe's works to be available online beginning this year The masterworks and religious writings of Elder John A. Widsoe are expected be available online to both scholars and the public by the end of this year.
Widtsoe Family Collection dinner and social at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019.
Music and the Spoken Word: What 90 years of the Tabernacle Choir's broadcast has brought to the world Music and the Spoken Word, which features the Tabernacle Choir, is celebrating its 90th year of broadcasting.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir in the Salt Lake Tabernacle, 1929