Sarah Jane Weaver

Sarah Jane Weaver

Sarah Jane Weaver is the editor of the the Church News. Since 1995 she has covered, among other things, the church’s welfare services, Church Education and social issues impacting members of the church. Her favorite assignments include reporting on church temple dedications and writing about members of the church around the world. Sarah graduated from BYU with a degree in journalism and history and served as editor and chief of the BYU student newspaper, the Daily Universe. Before joining the Deseret News staff, she completed a Pulliam Fellowship at the Arizona Republic in Phoenix, Ariz.

Recent Headlines

President Nelson embarks on 9-day Pacific tour
The iconic Sydney Harbor Bridge and Sydney Opera House are highlighted by the evening sunset on May 17, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. President Russell M. Nelson, with his wife Sister Wendy Nelson, will visit the city on his nine-day, seven-nation Pacific Ministry Tour.
See the Church's new leadership assignments around the world
President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, center, and his counselors, President Dallin H. Oaks, first counselor in the First Presidency, left, and President Henry B. Eyring, second counselor in the First Presidency, right, enter the Conference Center prior to the 189th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City on Sunday, April 7, 2019.
Bishop Gérald Caussé: Meet the new presiding bishop of the LDS Church
Bishop Gérald Caussé and Sister Valérie Lucienne Babin Caussé pose for photos Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, at the Church office building in Salt Lake City.