Witnesses Announcement

Sarah Jane Weaver: Why the policy change of women as witnesses isn’t really a change at all Church News editor Sarah Jane Weaver talks about the policy change announced by President Russell M. Nelson during the leadership session of October 2019 general conference.
Social media reacts to news that women can now serve as witnesses for baptisms, temple sealings Here are Twitter and Facebook reactions to President Russell M. Nelson's announcement at a general conference leadership meeting that women and children who are baptized can now serve as witnesses to baptisms.
Women can serve as witnesses for baptisms, temple sealings, President Nelson announces in historic policy change Women and children who are baptized can now serve as witnesses to baptisms. Worthy temple recommend holders, including youth with limited-use recommends, can also witness baptisms in the temple. Women who are endowed can serve as witnesses to temple sealings.