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Sunday afternoon session: Changes to home and visiting teaching, new temples announced

KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 1st - 6:26pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held the 188th Annual General Conference on March 31 and April 1. This blog summarizes the key points from each session.

Family History 2.0: A New Generation of Genealogy

Keri Wilcox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 1st - 4:30pm

Join program host Michelle King as she navigates the ever-changing world of genealogy research. Family History 2.0 showcases a new generation of genealogy research.

General Conference Special: The Rising Generation

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 1st - 4:00pm

Most performers are lucky to achieve fame after years spent in the trenches. In "The Rising Generation," you’ll meet a variety of young people who’ve already hit it big.

General Conference Special: Miracles from Elsie

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 1st - 1:30pm

Three-year-old Elsie Mahe’s life was cut short after a tragic accident in the family home, but her legacy lives on. See how the sparkle and spirit of a little girl has helped to spread faith, love and kindness across the globe.

General Conference Special: Voices of Strength

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 1st - 1:00pm

In "Voices of Strength," we profile five women who have used their experiences and voices to help others. We share their stories and personal insights about faith, hard work and grief.

President Russell M. Nelson: Brilliant Mind, Gentle Heart

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 1st - 12:00pm

Russell M. Nelson has become the 17th prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In an exclusive interview with him, we discover the many gifts and talents of a man with a brilliant mind and gentle heart.

50 Years of Miracles

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 1st - 9:00am

Join KSL News Specialist Sam Penrod as he explores "50 Years of Miracles," the story of the Mormon Miracle Pageant in Manti, Utah.

Who is President Russell M. Nelson, 17th president of the LDS Church?

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 5:46pm

Thirty-four years ago, President Russell M. Nelson set aside his career as a world-renowned heart surgeon for what, to him, was the higher calling of apostolic ministry. Saturday, he will be sustained as the new prophet of the LDS Church.

Hear about major news and events in the LDS News and World Report

Mar 31st - 4:00pm

This one-hour semi-annual report explores some of the major news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Elder Gerrit W. Gong becomes first Chinese-American LDS apostle

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 1:31pm

Elder Gerrit W. Gong was named as the newest apostle for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Saturday morning, becoming the first Chinese-American to be called to the role.

An Artistic Vision

Angie Denison, KSL  |  Posted Mar 31st - 1:30pm

KSL Arts and Religion Specialist Carole Mikita shares the humble beginning of a new arts movement in New York City and the talented individuals leading the charge.

General Conference Special: In God We Trust

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 31st - 1:00pm

Hear the story behind the largest free-flying U.S. Flag in the world, and see how this flag is inspiring communities and bringing people together.

Elder Ulisses Soares called to serve as first Latin American apostle in LDS Church

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 12:32pm

The Church of Jesus of Latter-day Saints called and sustained its first Latin American apostle as part of the church’s annual general conference Saturday.

General Conference Special: Aid Amidst the Storm

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 31st - 12:00pm

From Wildfires to earthquakes and hurricanes 2017 was a year full of unrelenting natural disasters. But even as these calamities were taking place, Utahns were ready and willing to provide assistance —offering Aid Amidst the Storm.

Elders Gerrit W. Gong and Ulisses Soares called as new apostles of LDS Church

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 10:19am

Elder Gong is the first Asian-American called as an LDS apostle, and Elder Soares is the first Latin American called as an LDS apostle.

What to expect from the 'solemn assembly' at this weekend's LDS general conference

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 9:42am

Over the weekend, millions of Mormons around the world will raise their right hand and pledge support to the church’s new top leader, President Russell M. Nelson.

KSL general conference programming to feature exclusive interview with new LDS prophet

Angie Denison, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 28th - 6:29pm

This weekend, KSL-TV will suspend its regular daytime programming and will air several inspiring, locally produced documentaries. Patriotism, selfless-service and an exclusive interview with LDS Church President Russell M. Nelson will be featured.

Media gets first look inside newly renovated Jordan River Temple

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 13th - 11:18am

One of the largest temples belonging to the LDS Church will open to the public later this week. But on Monday, members of the media got an early look at the newly renovated Jordan River Temple in South Jordan.

LDS Church showcases how technology is used to share its message worldwide

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 12th - 6:19pm

Mormon missionaries have been doing more proselytizing online than ever, and 600 missionaries assigned to 20 visitor centers around the world spend their days chatting with prospective converts online.

Utah Legislature passes resolution honoring late LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:55am

The Utah Legislature unanimously passed a resolution Thursday honoring the late LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson.