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Latter-day Saint missionary dies in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) A 24-year old full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in Abidjan died Thursday, Nov. 8, of a sudden illness.
The exterior rendering of the Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire Temple, which was released in October 2018.
What we learned from President Russell M. Nelson's South American ministry On the future of the Church: "It'll be a good future, although it will be characterized by a lot of opposition. ... So, we will be persecuted. There will be a great sifting in the days that follow, but we're on the Lord's side, and we will prevail."
President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints smiles after leaving the Government 
Palace after speaking with the president of Peru in Lima, Peru on Oct. 20, 2018.
These are the highlights of the Ivory Coast temple groundbreaking Testimonies from a three-generation Latter-day Saint family and an Apostle’s message and prayer highlighted the Thursday, Nov. 8, groundbreaking ceremonies for the Abidjan Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire) Temple.
Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and Sister Kathy Andersen help Primary children at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Abidjan Cote d'Ivoire Temple on Nov. 8, 2018.
Watch this moving video of President Eyring paint, talk about the 'magic' and 'faith' in his watercolors President Henry B. Eyring has painted over 1,000 watercolors in his life. In this video, he talks about the beauty of the art form
President Eyring talks about his love for watercolor in a video posted on Facebook on Nov. 8, 2018.
New Dedication dates for Rome Italy Temple are announced The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on Nov. 7 that the dates of dedication for the Rome Italy Temple have been amended.
The Rome Italy LDS Temple nears completion in Rome, Italy on  April 15, 2018.
New art exhibit 'A Visual Journal' features watercolors by President Eyring A new exhibit at the Church History Museum, “A Visual Journal: Artwork of Henry B. Eyring,” showcases more than 100 paintings by the second counselor in the Church's First Presidency.
President Henry B. Eyring discusses the different pieces of his art on display in a special exhibit at the Church History Museum in Salt Lake city on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
Elder Hartman Rector Jr., emeritus General Authority Seventy, dies at age 94 Elder Hartman Rector Jr., emeritus General Authority Seventy, passed away on Nov. 6, 2018, in Orem, Utah, at age 94.
Elder Hartman Rector Jr., emeritus general authority
Sister Nelson talks about being married to President Nelson and his 'fearless' focus on preparing for the Second Coming Sister Wendy Nelson reflects on the South American ministry tour and the role of her husband, President Russell M. Nelson, as a prophet of God
Sister Wendy Nelson speaks during a press conference  in Concepcion, Chili on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018.
Church leader talks with EU officials in Brussels on protecting religious freedom In a recent roundtable discussion at the European Parliament in Brussels, Francesco Di Lillo, director of the European Union Office of the Church, spoke to EU officials regarding the Church’s commitment to religious freedom.
Ms. Mairead McGuinness, First Vice President of the European Parliament. European Union 2018.
Making life choices? These 3 steps can help you sort out your priorities and make inspired decisions Elder Teixeira spoke to students on the BYU campus in Provo, Utah on Nov. 6 about three lessons and principles that can help individuals find joy and fulfillment in their lives, make inspired decisions and set wise priorities.
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Elder Jos A. Teixeira, General Authority Seventy and member of the Presidency of the Seventy, delivers the devotional address in the J. Willard Marriott Center at Brigham Young University Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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The life-changing moment that made President Eyring realize his full potential President Henry B. Eyring shared how he struggled with feelings of fear and discouragement as a student until he had one spiritual experience that changed everything for him.
President Henry B. Eyring smiles at the audience as he takes his seat prior to speaking to LDSBC students during a devotional in the Conference Center theater in Salt Lake city on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
Happy 78th birthday to everyone's favorite 'German Shepherd' Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, turns 78 years old today. Here are some of the most memorable moments from him this year and some favorite photos of him from over the years.
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf at Utah Valley University.
NCAA representatives visit BYU, Temple Square and meet with Church leaders about LGBT student athletes On Friday, Nov. 2, leaders from the NCAA Common Ground executive committee met with Church leaders at Temple Square regarding issues of religious freedom and sexual orientation on university and college campuses across the U.S.
Sister Jean B. Bingham, general president of the Church’s Relief Society, shares some of the background of the women’s organization to members of the Common Ground Executive Committee, during a tour of Temple Square, Nov. 2.
Egypt, papyri and manuscripts all part of the newest Joseph Smith Papers Volume 4 of the Joseph Smith Papers Project’s "Revelations and Translations" series — which focuses on the Book of Abraham and related documents — has been published and officially released Monday, Nov. 5.
This printing plate was used for publishing a facsimile from the Book of Abraham in the Times and Seasons in 1842. The image is among many found in "Revelations and Translations: Vol. 4" of the Joseph Smith Papers.
This man waited 25 years to receive the priesthood. Here's how he changed a community Harry Bailey was one of the only African American members of the Church in Safford, Arizona. Here's how his example of faith and patience shaped the lives of an entire community.
From left: Eldon Smith, Harry Bailey Jr. and Irval Mortensen.
The most important lessons 4 women learned from doing President Nelson's social media challenge Deloras Collins had been watching general conference all day when she stepped away during the women's session to give her son a ride.
Women gather outside before the start of the general women's session of the 188th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held in the Conference Center in downtown Salt Lake City on Oct. 6, 2018.
Music and the Spoken Word: How to face tragedy with courage and confidence Recent events remind us that bad things happen to good people. Too often, senseless tragedies wrench our souls — whether the victims live in our own community or on the other side of the world.
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Boyd Matheson: What President Nelson's life teaches about the power of not looking back President Russell M. Nelson has proven deftly gifted at opening many “effectual doors.”
President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife Wendy Nelson look to attendees during the dedication of the LDS Concepcion Chili Temple in Concepcion, Chili on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018.
This week on social: A Stradivarius violin, 'backsliding' and discovering your God-given talents Church leaders on social media this week reminded their followers that the Lord has provided the blessings of repentance and the scriptures to help navigate the highs and lows they face everyday.
A post from the Instagram account of Elder Rasband indicated the importance of developing individual talents.