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Latter-day Saints' 189th Annual General Conference concludes; read talk highlights here

KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 6th - 9:47am

This blog summarizes the key points from each general conference session.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is now officially recognized in Kuwait

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 9:22pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints became an officially-recognized religion in Kuwait, a small Muslim-majority country in the Middle East.

Latter-day Saint church leaders celebrate Rome temple dedication with historic photo

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com and Whitney Evans, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 11th - 10:13pm

Amid the celebration surrounding the dedication of the Rome Italy Temple, leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered Monday to take part in a historic photographic event.

Latter-day Saint apostles take viewers on 'unprecedented' virtual tour of Rome temple

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 7th - 11:37am

For many outside The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the church’s temples may seem a mystery. Now, two Latter-day Saint apostles walk viewers through a virtual tour of the Rome, Italy, temple in an "unprecedented" new video.

Church video series aims to keep Latter-day Saint missionaries safe in the field

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 1st - 6:28pm

A new 12-part video series from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is aimed at keeping missionaries safe.

Utah Latter-day Saint missionary who died touched electrical wire before falling, church statement says

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:00pm

A Latter-day Saint missionary from Utah came in contact with an electrical cable that may have caused him to fall to his death earlier this week, according to a church statement.

Ogden woman warns of imposters posing as Latter-day Saint missionaries

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 10th - 12:29pm

An Ogden woman has a warning about a pair of young men posing as missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She says they tried to get into her home, and she’s not the only one.

Church hosts first guests inside new Rome Italy Temple

Carole Mikita, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 14th - 10:44pm

Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints traveled to Rome to host national and international media as some of the first visitors to the open house of the new Rome Italy Temple.

Former journalist Jane Clayson Johnson shares personal story of depression in new book

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 14th - 5:43pm

Nationally recognized journalist Jane Clayson Johnson, who started her career at KSL TV and later became anchored the morning show on CBS, was back in Utah recently — this time to share her own story about her battle with depression.

Daughter of Latter-day Saint Church president dies after battle with cancer

Sara Jane Weaver, Church News  |  Posted Jan 12th - 7:39pm

Wendy Nelson Maxfield, a daughter of President Russell M. Nelson, the leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint, died Friday at her home after a battle with cancer. She was 67.

Sister missionaries in all Latter-day Saint missions can now wear pants

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 20th - 3:20pm

Sister missionaries now will be able to wear dress pants in all missions in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, church officials announced Thursday.

Latter-day Saint leaders announce changes for youth temple attendance, young men ordination

Sarah Jane Weaver, Church News  |  Posted Dec 14th - 9:23am

Changes announced Friday by the First Presidency will unify when children in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints move from the Primary.

Temple Square lights herald the holiday season

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 23rd - 10:46pm

The lights at Temple Square were turned on Friday night to officially usher in the start of the 2018 Christmas season, featuring a time for peaceful reflection, shopping, family, giving and sharing.

Here's what Latter-day Saint President Russell M. Nelson has been up to in South America

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 29th - 8:49pm

The 94-year-old president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints returned Monday from a nine-day tour through South America that culminated with the dedication of a second Chilean temple — a place members believe is sacred.

President Nelson set to embark on South American ministry tour

KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 9th - 9:04pm

President Russell M. Nelson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is about to set out on another global ministry tour — this time to South America.

Several locally-produced documentaries airing this weekend on KSL TV

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 5th - 7:00am

KSL TV will showcase eight locally produced documentaries this weekend. The programs will air before and between sessions of general conference. Topics for these documentaries vary widely, but each one shares a message of hope.

Gun goes off in Provo church, sending bullet into classroom of teens

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 17th - 3:02pm

A gun accidentally went off inside a church on Sunday and the bullet went into a classroom with teenagers, according to police.

Latter-day Saints missionary calls going paperless, church announces

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 5th - 7:45pm

Future missionaries for The Church of the Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will no longer have to rip open a letter to find out where they will serve their assignment.

Woman confronts Arizona congregation with rape allegation; church responds

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 4th - 4:16pm

A Colorado woman suing The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because she claims it covered up her alleged 1984 rape by a former Missionary Training Center president, stood up Sunday during a fast-and-testimony church meeting in Chandler, Arizona, to record and publicly restate her allegation against the man in his home congregation.

Idaho siblings reflect on lives after tragedy that claimed 4 family members

Madeleine Coles, Idaho State Journal  |  Posted Aug 7th - 12:17pm

Hundreds of people gathered outside Holt Arena in Pocatello on Saturday afternoon for the fifth annual Bill Parrish Family Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.