191st Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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The Tabernacle Choir has developed a Swiss cheese stack strategy for preventing COVID-19. Here's how it works

The Tabernacle Choir has developed a Swiss cheese stack strategy for preventing COVID-19. Here's how it works

Trent Toone, Deseret News  |  Posted Sept. 22 - 12:21 p.m.

Choir members are 'overjoyed' to be singing together again after more than 18 months apart.
'For every race, language and people': 5 lessons from an increasingly international Latter-day Saint conference

'For every race, language and people': 5 lessons from an increasingly international Latter-day Saint conference

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 4 - 9:10 p.m.

Here are five key takeaways we learned from the 191st Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Sunday Afternoon Session: Talk summaries and announcements from the 2021 Easter general conference

Sunday Afternoon Session: Talk summaries and announcements from the 2021 Easter general conference

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated April 4 - 4:03 p.m.

Join KSL.com for the latest talk summaries, key points and announcements from church leaders during the Easter weekend sessions of general conference.
General conference special: Toward Understanding: The Black Experience

General conference special: Toward Understanding: The Black Experience

Deanie Wimmer, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 1:30 p.m.

Toward Understanding is a documentary created with the hope of improving awareness and building bridges of understanding.
General conference special: For the love of food

General conference special: For the love of food

Brooke Walker, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 1:00 p.m.

Food fuels our body — but it also feeds our soul.
General conference special: Guided by a prophet

General conference special: Guided by a prophet

Carole Mikita, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 12:00 p.m.

A look back at changes that happened within The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during 2020.
General conference special: Saved by shop class

General conference special: Saved by shop class

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 3 - 4:30 p.m.

High school shop class might seem an unlikely place to find healing and purpose, but that is precisely the place some students feel most at home.
General conference special: World Report of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

General conference special: World Report of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 3 - 12:30 p.m.

The World Report is a semiannual report of the news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
General conference special: Beauty for ashes

General conference special: Beauty for ashes

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 3 - 12:00 p.m.

Incredible stories of faith and perseverance from people impacted by the devastating fires in Oregon.
General conference special: History of the Saints

General conference special: History of the Saints

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 3 - 9:30 a.m.

What is the Doctrine and Covenants, how did it come to be, and what is its role in the Lord's work?
Utahns remember moments of coming together for the common good from past year

Utahns remember moments of coming together for the common good from past year

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted April 2 - 10:02 a.m.

We asked you to share a time this year where despite differences you came together for a common good. 77 Utahns responded to our survey, with several themes emerging.
How to watch general conference over Easter weekend

How to watch general conference over Easter weekend

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated April 1 - 4:51 p.m.

Here's how you can watch this weekend's general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Modern technology allows organ enthusiast to play Italy's oldest instruments from his Utah home

Modern technology allows organ enthusiast to play Italy's oldest instruments from his Utah home

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted April 1 - 9:02 a.m.

John Hoopes can play the pipe organs he grew to love while serving two religious missions in Italy from his Utah home thanks to a sampling software.
Breaking bread together: 3 religious communities join to address food insecurity during COVID-19

Breaking bread together: 3 religious communities join to address food insecurity during COVID-19

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted March 31 - 10:00 a.m.

Different Christian denominations across Utah have broken bread together to meet the needs of communities as food insecurity has risen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Here's an update on all the Latter-day Saint temples planned, under construction or renovation in Utah

Here's an update on all the Latter-day Saint temples planned, under construction or renovation in Utah

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted March 30 - 8:07 a.m.

Utah is on its way to having 25 temples for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Here's an update on where temples have been announced and how construction is going.
3 messages from general conference even those who aren't Latter-day Saints can apply to their lives

3 messages from general conference even those who aren't Latter-day Saints can apply to their lives

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 11:10 a.m.

The mission is the same: For me, it’s all about finding positive messages from anyone who is trying to help others, despite our differences in faith, or no faith, and everything else that makes us different.
'Promote respect for all of God’s children': 5 takeaways from Latter-day Saint general conference

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

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 4 - 8:26 p.m.

Church leaders from President Russell M. Nelson and down offered counsel and insight into dealing with the unique nature of 2020.
President Nelson announces 6 new Latter-day Saint temples, including 1 in Lindon, Utah 

President Nelson announces 6 new Latter-day Saint temples, including 1 in Lindon, Utah 

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated Oct. 4 - 4:27 p.m.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans to build six new Latter-day Saint temples, including one in Lindon, Utah.
Sunday Afternoon Session: President Nelson encourages 'new normal' of turning hearts to God

Sunday Afternoon Session: President Nelson encourages 'new normal' of turning hearts to God

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated Oct. 4 - 4:02 p.m.

Join KSL.com for the latest talk summaries, key points and announcements from church leaders during each session of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' general conference.
General conference special: World Report

General conference special: World Report

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 4 - 1:00 p.m.

The World Report is a semiannual report of the news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
General conference special: We Remember

General conference special: We Remember

Carole Mikita, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 4 - 12:00 p.m.

After 50 general conference specials and dozens of trips around the globe, Carole Mikita has spent much of her life sharing stories about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
General conference special: United In Prayer

General conference special: United In Prayer

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 3 - 1:30 p.m.

Amid the global coronavirus pandemic, people of many faiths have been called upon to come together in prayer and fasting. Millions have responded.
General conference special: Onward Ever Onward — A New Era in Missionary Work

General conference special: Onward Ever Onward — A New Era in Missionary Work

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 3 - 12:00 p.m.

The quick onset of the pandemic generated the challenge of navigating thousands of people back to their homelands.
General conference special: History of the Saints

General conference special: History of the Saints

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 3 - 9:30 a.m.

It is a law of God that truth is established by the testimony of witnesses.
How 3 Utah political leaders balance their Latter-day Saint faith with their public service

How 3 Utah political leaders balance their Latter-day Saint faith with their public service

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 2 - 2:00 p.m.

KSL.com spoke with three of Utah’s political leaders about their faith and how it impacts what they do in their public service.
Poll: What is your favorite Latter-day Saint movie?

Poll: What is your favorite Latter-day Saint movie?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 1 - 12:40 p.m.

We’ve compiled a list of some of the top films related to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and we want to hear from you: What’s your favorite?
Here’s how to read, listen to or watch general conference this weekend

Here’s how to read, listen to or watch general conference this weekend

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Sept. 30 - 7:06 p.m.

For the second straight time, the conference will take place in a small auditorium on Temple Square without a live audience. Only those invited to speak and pray will gather together, and the music used will all be pre-recorded. Here's how you can participate.
Salt Lake Temple renovation reaches 'hardest stage' with work on foundation underway

Salt Lake Temple renovation reaches 'hardest stage' with work on foundation underway

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sept. 30 - 12:15 p.m.

Temple Square already looks vastly different than it did nine months ago when crews began the massive Salt Lake Temple renovation project.
5 prominent Latter-day Saints who strive to be more than just athletes

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

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sept. 29 - 6:19 p.m.

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.
3 things I, a nonmember, got out of Latter-day Saint general conference

3 things I, a nonmember, got out of Latter-day Saint general conference

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted April 6 - 10:00 a.m.

Here are three things I, a nonmember, got out of this past weekend’s Latter-day Saint general conference.
6 takeaways from April’s general conference

6 takeaways from April’s general conference

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted April 5 - 8:11 p.m.

During The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ October general conference, church President Russell M. Nelson promised April’s conference would be unforgettable and unlike any other. Here are six takeaways from the historic event.
President Nelson announces 8 new temples, including Syracuse, Shanghai and Dubai

President Nelson announces 8 new temples, including Syracuse, Shanghai and Dubai

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated April 5 - 5:26 p.m.

The Syracuse temple would be the 24th temple in Utah, and the third in Davis County.
Sunday afternoon session: Announcements and talk summaries from general conference

Sunday afternoon session: Announcements and talk summaries from general conference

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated April 5 - 4:14 p.m.

Scroll through KSL.com for summaries of the key points and announcements from each session.
General conference special: The Renovation

General conference special: The Renovation

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 5 - 1:30 p.m.

Dan Rascon looks at the grand plans for the remodel and the history of this iconic building that took pioneers 40-years to build.
President Nelson issues new proclamation as church celebrates 200 years since First Vision

President Nelson issues new proclamation as church celebrates 200 years since First Vision

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated April 5 - 1:17 p.m.

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints revealed a new proclamation to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Joseph Smith’s First Vision.
General conference special: President Nelson: There is Much More To Come

General conference special: President Nelson: There is Much More To Come

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 5 - 1:00 p.m.

“There is much more to come,” said President Nelson of the work, the 16 million Latter-day Saints and the global church he leads.
General conference special: For I Had Seen A Vision: 200 Years Later

General conference special: For I Had Seen A Vision: 200 Years Later

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 5 - 12:00 p.m.

The Spring of 2020 marks the 200th anniversary since Joseph Smith first prayed to God to know which church to join and received the First Vision.
General conference special: History of the Saints — Pioneer Children’s Memorial

General conference special: History of the Saints — Pioneer Children’s Memorial

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 5 - 9:00 a.m.

Thousands of pioneer children walked, rode and camped their way through more than 1,300-miles of trail from Council Bluffs, Iowa to the Land of Zion in Utah. It was an adventure for most, and they made it to Utah no worse for the wear.
President Nelson announces new symbol to identify church, another worldwide fast

President Nelson announces new symbol to identify church, another worldwide fast

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Updated April 4 - 9:10 p.m.

President Russel M. Nelson announced a new symbol to identify the church in official literature, news, and events, and called for a worldwide fast on April 10th.
General conference special: Heroes In Disguise

General conference special: Heroes In Disguise

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 1:30 p.m.

Mascots are the life of the party at any event they attend. But once the games are over and the crowds dispense many of these mascots continue their most important work anonymously in the community.
General conference special: World Report

General conference special: World Report

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 12:30 p.m.

The World Report is a semiannual report of the news events around the world pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
General conference special: One By One

General conference special: One By One

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 4 - 12:00 p.m.

Can one person make a difference when thousands are left homeless?
The Sitdown: 5 Utah leaders from different religions answer questions about faith

The Sitdown: 5 Utah leaders from different religions answer questions about faith

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted April 3 - 4:55 p.m.

As the world loses a sense of normality, many have turned to faith for answers.
Here’s what you told us general conference means to you

Here’s what you told us general conference means to you

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted April 2 - 7:11 p.m.

We asked KSL.com readers to share what general conference means to them personally. Here is a collection of stories from our readers.
Timeline: How general conference has changed over the past 190 years

Timeline: How general conference has changed over the past 190 years

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 1 - 7:33 p.m.

Here’s a timeline of how the church’s general conferences have changed over the years.
Here’s how to watch general conference this weekend

Here’s how to watch general conference this weekend

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted April 1 - 11:00 a.m.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' April conference will be held "via technology only." Here's how to watch it.
Here are 5 of the most impactful moments in general conference history

Here are 5 of the most impactful moments in general conference history

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted March 31 - 4:07 p.m.

President Russell M. Nelson is far from the first church president to make stirring announcements at general conference. Here are some of the more impactful moments in the long history of general conference.
Could Joseph Smith's First Vision have happened 200 years ago last week?

Could Joseph Smith's First Vision have happened 200 years ago last week?

Mary Richards, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted March 29 - 11:03 a.m.

Some scholars believe 14-year-old Joseph Smith, founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, experienced his First Vision 200 years ago this week — on March 26, 1820.
5 takeaways (including 1 cliffhanger) from Sunday's historic Latter-day Saint general conference

5 takeaways (including 1 cliffhanger) from Sunday's historic Latter-day Saint general conference

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 8:15 p.m.

Here are a few key takeaways from the semiannual two-day event of the state of Utah’s largest faith.
Announcements and talk summaries from the 189th Semiannual General Conference

Announcements and talk summaries from the 189th Semiannual General Conference

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated Oct. 6 - 4:43 p.m.

Scroll through KSL.com for summaries of the key points and announcements from each session.
General Conference Special: The Book of Mormon Video Library — Behind the Scenes

General Conference Special: The Book of Mormon Video Library — Behind the Scenes

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 1:30 p.m.

Stories from the Book of Mormon come to life… in Goshen, Utah.
General Conference Special: Saints Church History

General Conference Special: Saints Church History

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 1:00 p.m.

Discover stories from church archives that are seldom heard.
General Conference Special: Anchored in Faith: Stories from the South Pacific

General Conference Special: Anchored in Faith: Stories from the South Pacific

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 12:00 p.m.

When members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the South Pacific Islands heard their prophet was coming to visit, excitement filled the air.
General Conference Special: Go Forth

General Conference Special: Go Forth

Michelle King, KSL  |  Updated Oct. 6 - 9:00 a.m.

We often hear about the thousands of young people serving missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, but they’re not the only ones. There is a critical need for seniors as well — both singles and couples — serving at home and away.
5 takeaways from the 189th semiannual general conference

5 takeaways from the 189th semiannual general conference

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 6 - 7:15 a.m.

In advance of Sunday's sessions, here are five key takeaways from the weekend so far.
President Nelson announces 8 new temples, including ones in Taylorsville and Orem

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

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Oct. 5 - 8:29 p.m.

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

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

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Oct. 5 - 7:03 p.m.

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.
General Conference Special: Rome Italy Temple: A New Light in the Eternal City

General Conference Special: Rome Italy Temple: A New Light in the Eternal City

Carole Mikita, KSL-TV  |  Updated Oct. 5 - 4:00 p.m.

Italy, with its striking ancient structures and home to Vatican City — the headquarters for more than a billion Catholics worldwide — now also has a temple for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gracing the landscape on the outskirts of Rome.
Elder Cook announces changes to Latter-day Saint Young Men organization

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

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 3:31 p.m.

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.
General Conference Special: Amish Latter-day Saints: Blending Two Worlds into One

General Conference Special: Amish Latter-day Saints: Blending Two Worlds into One

Angie Denison, KSL-TV  |  Posted Oct. 5 - 12:00 p.m.

A moving story about love, loss and sacrifice.