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Updates on How COVID-19 Is Impacting Saints Worldwide

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) This page provides updates on how COVID-19 (coronavirus) is impacting The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its global membership.

Elder and Sister Rasband Encourage Young Adults to Seek ‘Great Answers’ from Jesus Christ

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) In a live Face to Face broadcast for young adults, Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Melanie, answered questions and shared insights.

Church Provides Guidelines for Safely Increasing Activity During COVID-19

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has provided updated guidelines to help Church leaders and members safely increase engagement in worship and other activities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Elder Uchtdorf Says Gratitude and Love Make It Possible to #HearHim

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

In the latest release of the “How I #HearHim” video series, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles says that feeling gratitude and focusing on the love for the Savior and His love for each of us open doors to inspiration.

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RootsTech Goes Virtual in 2021

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) FamilySearch has announced that RootsTech 2021 will be held in February as a free, virtual event.

First Presidency Announces New Online System for Temple Prayer Rolls

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency has announced that an online system has been created to allow members to send the names of family or friends to the temple, where those names will be placed on the prayer roll.

Virtual Interfaith Discussion Provides Caribbean Youth with Guidance on How to Strengthen Faith During Pandemic

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) “How can I get closer to Heavenly Father … during the pandemic?” asked a Christian youth from the Caribbean.

Apostle Encourages Educators to Build Faith in Jesus Christ and Be Not Weary in Well Doing

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) Elder Quentin L. Cook, an Apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, encouraged faculty and staff at Brigham Young University (BYU) Monday in their ongoing efforts to guide young adults through challenges to faith.

From Washington, D.C., to Johannesburg, a Look at Latter-day Saint Worship During COVID-19

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

The suspension of worship services of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in March 2020 raised uncertainty about the administering of the weekly ritual — the sacrament. Here is a global look at how Latter-day Saints have adapted their worship experience during COVID-19.

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Changes Are Coming to Church Magazines in 2021

From Newsroom (Salt Lake City) The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced that, beginning in January 2021, the Church will replace its four current magazines with three global magazines: the “Friend” (for children), “For the Strength of Youth” (for youth) and the “Liahona” (for adults).