In the News

Publisher Burke Olsen joined the Church News podcast to discuss the history of the Deseret News and how its early motto of “Truth and Liberty” have relevance today.

Morgan Jones Pearson reflected on the triumphs and trials she’s faced, recognizing how Heavenly Father was with her all along.

Walker Lyons was injured in the first game of his high school senior year and had to put his trust in God during his recovery.

Dave Checketts, who recently returned from serving as a Latter-day Saint mission president in England, spoke at a BYU luncheon about living a life of integrity.

The historic For the Strength of Youth conference in the United Arab Emirates taught participants about Jesus Christ.

An Employment Services missionary learned skills to help her own job search.

Morgan Jones Pearson shares what she has learned as a Deseret Book author, an interviewer and a podcast host from the testimonies of other Church members on the Church News podcast.

See Church membership growth in Pacific nations and territories over the past 10 years, by country.

“This is different than just passively sitting and watching a 35-minute presentation,” said Elder Kevin S. Hamilton.

Walker Lyons is holding off on college football and NIL deals worth millions to serve a two-year Latter-day Saint mission in Norway. Here’s why he’s doing it.

BYU engineers recently developed a deep-learning algorithm to automate the process of analyzing football footage.

Kirby Heyborne, an actor, comedian, narrator and songwriter, will serve as the official emcee at RootsTech 2023. Here’s what he will do.

Members of a Church branch in Niue, a small, remote island country in the South Pacific, traveled 1,500 miles to the New Zealand temple in January.

Daniel Simmons, a Latter-day Saint from American Fork, Utah, has been named the 2022-2023 Gatorade National Boys Cross Country Player of the Year.

How did Cotopaxi gear founder Davis Smith receive his call to lead the Brazil Recife North Mission? He shares his story in this week’s episode of the Church News podcast.

The Church created an augmented reality map of the Holy Land to bring to life key events from the Savior’s life and ministry. Here’s where to find it.

Read about the three Latter-day Saint chaplains who graduated from the Air Force Chaplain Corps College at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama.

The Mesa, Arizona, event included information about how to use JustServe and FamilySearch to help all of God’s children.

In honor of Black History Month, the Church News has compiled a list of stories honoring Black members of the Church.

Young single adult conference mixed spiritually uplifting devotionals and discussions with opportunities for service, fun and connection.

Did you attend the recording of the youth devotional with Elder Gong, President Cordon and President Lund? Download the group photo here.

“Our Savior and His Atonement are our most important trail marker, our greatest source of strength as we make our way through life,” Elder Gong said.

Over 500 youth made it across the flooded river, either on the backs of YSA counselors or on their own with the help of safety ropes.

What will never change is that seminary requirements will be “Christ–centered, learner–focused and scripture-based,” said the Church’s administrator of seminaries and institutes.

Registration opens this week for FSY 2023 in the United States and Canada. See a timeline of registration dates.

Thousands of Salt Lake-area youth attended the recording of the devotional in the Conference Center. Watch the broadcast Sunday, Jan. 29.

Several members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are playing or coaching in the NFL playoffs. See a list.

RootsTech 2023 will feature 15 emcees who will act like sideline reporters for its online audience and provide localized content and guidance for different areas of the world.

See Church membership growth in South America, Central America, Mexico and Caribbean over the past 10 years, by country.

How this Latter-day Saint went from being rejected by three nursing programs to becoming BYU dean of nursing.