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Cambodian church members greet President Nelson and learn of new temple site

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:18am

Cambodia is young. The median age is 25, the same number of years The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has been operating in the country.

Church announces location of new Washington County temple

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Nov 6th - 1:02pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced where a second temple will be built in St. George, Utah.

One of Temple Square's first woman organists retires after 40 years

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 7:22am

One of the first female organists to perform at a general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is retiring after 40 years of playing with the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square.

Here’s what a non-Latter-day Saint got out of general conference

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted Oct 7th - 11:30am

Though not a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints myself, I listened to the church's general conference this weekend to find messages anyone can learn from, appreciate and apply. Here are three that stood out to me.

Announcements and talk summaries from the 189th Semiannual General Conference Staff  |  Updated Oct 6th - 4:43pm

Scroll through for summaries of the key points and announcements from each session.

President Nelson announces 8 new temples, including ones in Taylorsville and Orem

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 5th - 8:29pm

President Russell M. Nelson announced plans for eight more temples around the world — including two in Utah.

Young Women church leader announces major changes to Latter-day Saint Young Women programs

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Oct 5th - 7:03pm

In addition to a new model of weekly class organization and leadership, the worldwide church will retire the “Beehive,” “Mia Maid” and “Laurel” designation for age-specific classes held each Sunday at Latter-day Saint meetinghouses around the world.

Elder Cook announces changes to Latter-day Saint Young Men organization

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 5th - 3:31pm

Under the direction of church President Russell M. Nelson, Elder Cook announced significant changes to the church’s Young Men organization, adult leadership positions in that organization on a ward and stake level and mid-week activities commonly known as “Mutual” across the world.

How to understand your Latter-day Saint friends this general conference weekend

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 5th - 9:22am

General conference is going to be all over your social feed this weekend. Here's how to understand it.

Smart controllers shave water use at Latter-day Saint meetinghouses

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Sep 28th - 4:13pm

Church saves nearly 42 million gallons of water with technology

Up Close: Utah artist paints portrait of missionary killed while serving in Canada

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 26th - 7:22am

A Colorado family whose missionary son was killed in a car crash in Canada is getting a special portrait from a Utah artist.

'Characterized by love': Thousands celebrate President Nelson's 95th birthday

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Updated Sep 7th - 12:19am

The Conference Center was filled nearly to capacity Friday for a special celebration in honor of the church leader.

'We have a lot to do': President Nelson returns from 9-day ministry tour through Latin America

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Sep 3rd - 10:38am

Less than a week before his 95th birthday celebration, President Russell M. Nelson returned from a ministry trip across Latin America.

Latter-day Saint leaders change rules against guns in church

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 26th - 3:28pm

Most members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints already knew they were discouraged from taking their guns to church on Sunday, but it is making sure that message is crystal clear by tweaking the policy to prohibit all "lethal weapons."

Latter-day Saint magazine clarifies Word of Wisdom on coffee, tea, vaping and medical marijuana

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Aug 15th - 9:33pm

In a recent edition of the “New Era” magazine, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints clarified its stance on modern drinks and products tied to substances banned by the religion.

Latter-day Saint president to speak at NAACP national convention

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:31pm

Leaders have worked to make The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' partnership with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People a "high priority," a news release from the church reads.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The Mormon Miracle Pageant takes the stage one last time

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:35pm

After more than 50 years of entertaining and educating crowds on events from Book of Mormon scripture and the pioneers' journey to the Sanpete Valley, the Mormon Miracle Pageant had its final curtain call.

Texas Latter-day Saint missionary dies from accidental asphyxiation in Mexico

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted May 19th - 12:36pm

A Fort Worth, Texas man serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints died from accidental asphyxiation from a faulty water heater while in the Mexico Mexico City Northwest Mission. His companion was unharmed.

President Russell M. Nelson stops in Samoa, meets head of state during Pacific islands tour

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted May 18th - 11:20am

A very joyful and enthusiastic welcome for President Russell M. Nelson on the island of Samoa Saturday as the Latter-day Saint leader arrived during his Pacific islands tour.