Missionary Department encourages missionaries to be vaccinated; those choosing not to will serve in home countries The Missionary Department letter references the Jan. 19 statement by the First Presidency: “Individuals are responsible to make their own decisions about vaccination.”
Watch: Bishop Caussé and UNICEF’s executive director express thanks for COVID-19 relief UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta H. Fore recently expressed gratitude to Latter-day Saint Charities for its $20 million donation to help ensure access to COVID-19 vaccines.
Church pageants canceled for 2021, with Hill Cumorah finale to be 2019 rebroadcast With the 2021 cancellation of the the Hill Cumorah, Nauvoo and British pageants comes the final curtain on the Hill Cumorah Pageant, which was supposed to have its final live performance this year.
What 3 Apostles taught at RootsTech about temple and family history work during the pandemic With a unique global gathering and presentation, the 2021 Temple and Family History Leadership Instruction meeting featured Elder Bednar, Elder Renlund and Elder Stevenson.
Utah Area Presidency updates COVID-19 safety measures, returns to September 2020 guidelines The guidelines deal with attendance at Sunday worship services as well as funerals, baptisms and weddings; second-hour meetings for YSA units and presidency, bishopric and council meetings.
Senior Church leaders receive COVID-19 vaccine, encourage members to safeguard themselves, others ‘through immunization’ All members of the First Presidency and five senior members of Quorum of the Twelve Apostles received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning.