Announcements

‘It will be majestic’: Filipino Latter-day Saints celebrate groundbreaking of new temple Presiding at the groundbreaking ceremony for the third temple in the Philippines, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland offered a prayer of dedication on the 32-acre site of the future temple.
FAQ: What to expect in 2019 from the changes for Primary progression, young men priesthood ordination and youth temple recommends Beginning in January 2019, Latter-day Saint children will complete Primary and progress to youth programs as age groups. Read frequently asked questions about the announcement and upcoming changes.
Here’s a quick timeline of when young men have been ordained to the priesthood over the years Ages for ordaining young men to priesthood offices are not “doctrinally mandated” and have varied throughout Church history, according to materials released by the Church. Following is a historical list of ages for priesthood ordination.
First Presidency announces changes for Primary progression, young men priesthood ordination and youth temple recommends The First Presidency has announced changes that will unify when children move from the Primary program into youth programs, when they attend the temple for the first time and when some boys are ordained to the priesthood.