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President Nelson to share 'spiritual remedy' in a special message next week

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 13th - 11:20am

In a preview video, the church announced President Nelson will share a "fast-acting and long-lasting spiritual remedy" in a video on Friday, Nov. 20.

Gatherings limited as Utah Latter-day Saint leaders adjust guidelines amid COVID-19 surge

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 12th - 11:07am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Utah Area Presidency has updated its guidelines for members in the state.

'Promote respect for all of God’s children': 5 takeaways from Latter-day Saint general conference

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 4th - 8:26pm

Church leaders from President Russell M. Nelson and down offered counsel and insight into dealing with the unique nature of 2020.

5 prominent Latter-day Saints who strive to be more than just athletes

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 29th - 6:19pm

Steve Young is a Pro Football Hall of Famer, a three-time Super Bowl champion and was the MVP of Super Bowl XXIX with the San Francisco 49ers. And yet each of those achievements pale compared to the greatest accolade the now-wildly popular ESPN broadcaster has achieved.

Private collectors donate rare Book of Mormon collection to BYU

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31st - 9:31pm

The BYU Library has just announced that an alumni couple's rare collection of first-edition Book of Mormons has been donated to the L. Tom Perry Special Collections department of the Harold B. Lee Library.

Construction to proceed on church's Layton temple after 'small-scale groundbreaking'

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 10:08am

Construction can now begin on the newest temple for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Davis County.

Latter-day Saint leaders address challenges, concerns of church in coronavirus era

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 17th - 4:05pm

The church’s First Presidency addressed many questions around COVID-19 and church governance Friday.

New Washington County temple site sees movement

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Apr 16th - 9:13am

At the corner of 3000 East and 1580 South in St. George, the ground has begun to move.

Looking back at the history of fasting in religion and within the Church of Jesus Christ

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 8th - 6:26pm

Fasting has been recorded in religious history for centuries. A call for a worldwide fast on Good Friday adds to this history.

Returning missionary tests positive for coronavirus, possibly infects family

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 7th - 10:45am

A missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, who was among thousands sent home early because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has since tested positive for the virus and likely infected four of his family members.

Latter-day Saints mark bicentennial of First Vision of Joseph Smith

Mary Richards, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Apr 5th - 6:15pm

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints marked the bicentennial of the First Vision of Joseph Smith with a special session at the faith's 190th Annual General Conference in Salt Lake City.

President Nelson announced a unique 'solemn assembly' to be held Sunday. Here's what that means

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 4th - 11:09am

President Russell M. Nelson announced Saturday that a portion of the Sunday morning session of general conference will become a worldwide solemn assembly.

Bountiful Temple 1st in Utah to close, church reminds returning missionaries of need to self-isolate

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Mar 22nd - 10:57pm

For the first time in Utah, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has closed one of its temples amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sister missionary freed after being kidnapped in Guatemala

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 16th - 12:59pm

A sister missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that was kidnapped in Guatemala over the weekend has been released.

Latter-day Saint leaders adjust some missionary service in light of COVID-19

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Mar 16th - 10:12am

Latter-day Saint leaders announced Monday some temporary changes to missionary service in the United States and Canada in relation to the spread of COVID-19.

BYU clarifies 'misinterpretation' of Honor Code changes with new letter, students protest

Liesl Nielsen and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Mar 4th - 8:33pm

Brigham Young University clarified changes to the Honor Code that lead to "much discussion and some misinterpretation" in a letter the university tweeted Wednesday.

Latter-day Saints leaders to release handbook that is accessible to all members

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 30th - 9:54am

In a move to make church policies more accessible to the general membership of the church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is releasing a new handbook in February.

Church announces groundbreaking date for Layton Temple

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 23rd - 11:58am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will break ground on the Layton Utah Temple on May 30, 2020, according to a news release issued by the church Thursday.

Temple demolition draws crowds in St. George as west end torn down

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Jan 21st - 8:28am

Clusters of onlookers gathered on the sidewalk Monday evening near the west end of the St. George Temple as heavy equipment tore down the back end of the building.