News Releases

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

New First Presidency Holds News Conference

President Russell M. Nelson and his counselors fielded questions from the media in the Church Office Building in Salt Lake City following a live message to members announcing the new First Presidency.

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President Monson Honored for Legacy of Love, Service

Thousands of people gathered in the Conference Center on Temple Square in Salt Lake City on Friday, January 12, 2018, for the funeral of President Thomas S. Monson.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Thomas S. Monson Dies at Age 90

With tender feelings we announce that Thomas S. Monson, president and prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died this evening at 10:01 pm in his home in Salt Lake City. He was with family at the time of his passing. He died at age 90 from causes incident to age. 

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President Nelson Signs Mission Calls as Presiding Apostle

President Russell M. Nelson, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, signed 1,150 letters that are on their way to newly called full-time missionaries.

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President Monson Funeral Arrangements Announced

Funeral services for President Thomas S. Monson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who died Tuesday night, January 2, 2018, will be held in the Conference Center on Temple Square Friday, January 12, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. MST.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

2017 Year in Review

Take a look back at some of the significant Church-related stories and events covered on MormonNewsroom.org in 2017.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites December 19, 2017

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its 81 international Newsroom websites as well as those from around the United States to share what members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

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First Presidency 2017 Christmas Message

Read the 2017 First Presidency Christmas message.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormon Tabernacle Choir Celebrates Christmas Broadway-style

Broadway artist Sutton Foster and British actor Hugh Bonneville joined the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Salt Lake City Thursday night, December 14, 2017, for the first of three performances to celebrate the Christmas season.

Sound Principles of Self-Reliance Presented to Hundreds of Young Single Adults from Throughout Cambodia. 

The beautiful Garden City Hotel, Phnom Penh, was the designated venue for first ever gathering for over 200 energetic Cambodian young adults who were invited from throughout the country to attend a self-reliance conference workshop. During the two-day conference, each participated in activities, lectures, assessments and evaluation to better recognize  their strengths and internalize principles of proven success.